The Seagate FireCuda 2TB internal drive is not a solid state drive, but it's also not a hard drive. It's a hybrid drive, which is somewhere in between. It has the storage of a 2TB hard drive but it uses NAND memory and a cache system to allow for performance closer to an SSD. This drive sells regularly for around $80 these days, though it has gone for as much as $90 recently. Today's drop to $59.99 is a match for the lowest price we've ever seen it go.
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Seagate FireCuda 2TB internal solid state hybrid drive
This sort of drive is perfect if you have very limited storage options, like a laptop that only has one drive bay and is still using an ancient hard drive. It combines a speedy 7200 RPM storage drive with a speed boost similar to an SSD.
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The single terabyte version goes for $59.99 regularly, but you can get double the capacity without spending an extra penny with this deal. However, if you don't quite need all that space you can get the 500GB version for under $50.
The process is mostly automatic with the FireCuda (some SSHDs let you manually choose what to do with it). You get a 7200 RPM hard drive, which is already nice and fast for a hard drive. And then you get the cache system that gives you SSD-like performance for some stuff. This sort of drive is perfect if you have very limited storage options, like a laptop that only has one drive bay and is still using an ancient hard drive. The drive also won't add to your power consumption, so you don't have to worry about that.
It comes with a five-year warranty from Seagate and users give it 4.5 out of 5 stars based on over 2,000 reviews.
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