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This is a PS5 SSD deal that is perfect for the holidays - save $30 on the Samsung 980 PRO Heatsink

Samsung 980 Pro Heatsink
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Even though the Cyber Monday PS5 SSD deals have officially ended, one of the best of them remains - in a form. Right now you can get the Samsung 980 PRO heatsink model for just $219.99 at Amazon and Best Buy. That's $30 off an SSD that only launched in October. This deal was marginally better during the sales weekend, with the price going to $199.99, but this is still a great discount on one of the best PS5 SSDs you can buy.

The long-awaited PS5 SSD has Samsung's own heatsink which means you don't have to source or fit your own and can jump right to installation, which should be without hassle. The Samsung 980 has quickly become a popular choice in terms of PS5 SSDs, so a ready-to-go version is great for peace of mind - and having a $30 discount already is really excellent. 

Stock seems to be holding well so far for this Samsung 980 PRO deal despite the price cuts - though at Amazon there will be a delay in shopping so that's something to be aware of. The 980 PRO has been with us for a little while now and PC users are well aware of the impact it can have, and the performance it offers, but this perfect-for-PS5 version only became available around a month ago which makes it an even more attractive deal.

Samsung is one of the top names when it comes to storage expansion, so you know that you're getting a great product here. It's also high up on our lists of the tried-and-tested best SSD for gaming and best PS5 SSD too, so we can personally assure you you're making a great choice with this deal.

Today's best PS5 SSD deals

Samsung 980 PRO 1TB w/Heatsink | $250

Samsung 980 PRO 1TB w/Heatsink | $250 $219.99 at Amazon
Save $30 - This best-selling and highly desirable SSD is a top choice for those looking to expand their PS5's internal storage. Plus, it comes with that must-have heatsink too. The same great price is also available from Best Buy.

Samsung 980 PRO 1TB w/Heatsink | £195.98 at Novatech

Samsung 980 PRO 1TB w/Heatsink | £195.98 at Novatech
Only two left in stock! At long last, the much-coveted Samsung 980 PRO with its brand new heatsink is finally - finally - available in the UK. This is a pretty keen price given it's only just become available and, for comparison, the lowest ever price on the SN850 was around £170 - as a result, this is a good deal for something so premium. It's also available at Amazon but for a heftier investment of around £270.

If you're confident enough to add your own heatsink separately, then there are also deals to be had on the standard edition Samsung 980 PRO. The whopping 2TB Samsung 980 PRO 2TB SSD is $349.99 right now at Best Buy, which is significantly ($130!) cheaper than the 2TB version with the built-in heatsink. For those on a tighter budget, the Samsung 980 PRO 500GB SSD for $109.99 is definitely worth considering.

Samsung 980 PRO 500GB | $150

Samsung 980 PRO 500GB | $150 $109.99 at Best Buy
Save $40 - If you're on a tighter budget and don't need quite as much storage, then this option is significantly cheaper – though you will need to factor in a little extra to buy a separate heatsink. You can also find this same low price over at Amazon.

Samsung 980 PRO 2TB | $430

Samsung 980 PRO 2TB | $430 $349.99 at Amazon
Save $80 - For those with more to invest in future-proofing their system, this 2TB model is also down to its lower price ever, and once you add your own heatsink it's good to go. Again, this same price drop can be found at Best Buy.

Samsung 980 PRO 500GB | £126

Samsung 980 PRO 500GB | £126 £96.99 at Amazon
Save £46 - If you're not afraid of a little DIY to add in your own heatsink, then this is a top-quality SSD choice at a tiny price. Other options from Amazon, if you're supplying a heatsink yourself, are 1TB for £124.95 or 2TB for £232.99.

If those Samsung SSDs aren't exactly what you're looking for, then there are of course other options available. We're always searching to find even more Cyber Monday PS5 SSDs deals for you, and you'll find some further selections below.

WD Black SN850 1TB w/Heatsink | $279.99

WD Black SN850 1TB w/Heatsink | $279.99 $249.99 at Best Buy
Save $30 - WD is another top SSD maker, and this particular model comes approved by the PS5 architect himself, Mark Cerny. If you're comfortable adding your own DIY finish, then the non-heatsink 1TB version is down to just $149.99 from $230.

Seagate FireCuda 530 1TB w/Heatsink | $275

Seagate FireCuda 530 1TB w/Heatsink | $275 $249.99 at Amazon
Save $35 - Another top SSD brand is Seagate, and its FireCuda 530 is specifically marketed as PS5 ready. This comes with a built-in heatsink so you're all ready to go straight out of the box. The same deal is also available over at Best Buy.

More of today's best PS5 SSD deals

If none of the offers above suit you, then we've got even more PS5 SSD deals listed below for your consideration.


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