A comprehensive list of cheap SSDs worth considering for your PC or Console.

Mechanical Hard Drives or HDDs are with us from a long time and they are not going away anytime soon, at least in from a pure storage context. Needless to say, HDDs can seriously hamper your PC responsiveness as well your games loading times, even on your Gaming Console.

Luckly Solid State Drives or SSDs are now getting so reliable and cheap that are now becoming a must have for pretty much anyone. Although SSDs are readily available, there is a multitude of brands and models with very different NAND and Controller types and brands, making very difficult to choose one.

This always updated article will help you choose your brand new "SSD on The Cheap" between the ones worth considering, listing all the info you possibly need and often very difficult to find due to to manufacturers not disclosing them.

Kingston A400

Available Sizes: 120GB to 960GB
Nand: Toshiba TLC (3 bit per cell)
Controller: Phison S11
Cache Memory: None
Interface and Format: SATA 2.5 inch
Maximum Sequential Speed: (120GB to 240GB)  500MB/s Read 320MB/s Write - (480GB to 960GB)  500MB/s Read 450MB/s Write
MTBF: 1 million hours
Price Range: 30 to 120 €/$/£
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Western Digital Green (2018 edition)

Available Sizes: 120GB to 240GB
Nand: Sandisk TLC (3 bit per cell)
Controller:  Silicon Motion SM2258XT
Cache Memory: None
Interface and Format: SATA 2.5 inch & SATA M.2
Maximum Sequential Speed: 120GB 545MB/s Read 280MB/s Write - 240GB 545MB/s Read 450MB/s Write
MTBF: 1 million hours
Price Range: 30 to 60 €/$/£
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Crucial BX300 - "OUR CURRENT TOP PICK!"

Available Sizes: 120GB to 480GB
Nand: MICRON 3D MLC (2 bit per cell)
Controller:  Silicon Motion SM2258
Cache Memory: LPDDR3 RAM 256MB (512MB on 480GB)
Interface and Format: SATA 2.5 inch
Maximum Sequential Speed: 555MB/s Read 510MB/s Write
MTBF: 1.5 million hours
Price Range: 35 to 150 €/$/£
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