Skip to: | | - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message. - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

PremierTry Message.
Home > 
Components > 
SSDs > 
Internal SSDs > 
Item#: N82E16820147194


512GB is big enough
Large SSDs generally live longer, because cell wear is spread out
Five year warranty


See "Other thoughts" to maximize your chances you won't have any Cons.

Other Thoughts:

I have several 256GB 840 Pro SSDs.
One got sick -- was taking 90 seconds to boot on Haswell i7-4770K system.

Rather than trading it for someone else's used drive, I fixed it myself:
1) Install Samsung Magician - get the latest online
2) Update the drive firmware via Magician
3) Run power cycles --
A - Turn on the computer and run 20+ minutes without touching it
B - Shut down and disconnect the drive power cable for 30+ seconds
C - Repeat A & B at least once
4) Set the drive to Maximum Reliability in Magician
5) Set up recommended Over Provisioning in Magician
My sick drive was returned to totally healthy

Before my 256GB Samsung took ill, I had never installed Magician;
now I will never run a Samsung SSD without it.

Of course, I have already used Magician to set up this new 512GB drive.

Share this review:

8 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes Yes / No No

  • Richard W.
  • neweggVerified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

Home > 
Components > 
SSDs > 
Internal SSDs > 
Item#: N82E16820147194
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.