Ending today, newegg offers the OCZ Nocti Series 30GB mSATA 3Gb/s SSD
, model no. NOC-MSATA-30G, for $49.99. This $10 mail-in rebate
cuts it to $39.99
. With free shipping
, that's $1.33/GB and the lowest total price we've seen for a 30GB mini SATA (mSATA) 3Gb/s SSD. (It's also a current low for this one by $10.) It features a max read rate of 280MB/s and a max write of
255MB/s. With diminutive sizes, mSATA drives are meant for more compact computers, such as laptops or even small form factor desktop PCs.
Update: Specs corrected.