The Burton Tech Journal

After Market SSD Upgrades

by on May.15, 2018, under Hardware

Unfortunately many computers shipping with SSD drives add an unusually high price tag for a mid-quality drive. We’re also seeing systems with relatively decent hardware, plenty of available RAM, and well less than 75% CPU utilization performing poorly. Putting a decent SSD drive into the computer greatly improves performances.

Here’s a list of drives that we update periodically, which have performed well in the field. You can view them on Amazon below:

Samsung 860 EVO 2TB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-76E2T0B/AM) – (Amazon Here’s a bundle with the mount for a desktop (


Samsung 860 EVO 1TB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-76E1T0B/AM) – (Amazon You can also get a desktop mounting bracket on Amazon

The data migration software is free on the Samsung support site and it works decently.

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