Intel slashes prices on solid-state drives for holidays; adds 120GB option

Intel is getting into the holiday spirit by cutting the costs on some of its pricey solid-state drives.

Intel is getting into the holiday spirit by cutting the costs on some of its pricey solid-state drives.

New suggested retail prices include a 40GB Intel X25-V “boot drive" for $99, the X25-M Mainstream 80GB SATA SSD for $199 and a 160GB capacity for $415.

Furthermore, Intel has added a new member to the line-up: the Intel X25-M 120GB SSD option. With an MSRP of $249, the company dubs this drive as the "best dollar-per-GB value in the Intel X25-M SSD line."

All of these can be found now at Best Buy, Fry's Electronics, Amazon, NewEgg and other online tech retailers.