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Black Friday deal spotlight: The 2TB Samsung 870 Qvo SSD is the cheapest it’s ever been

Are the tiny computer people who write all the information down on the hard disks inside your PC old and tired? Yeah, mine too. Well, I have good news! The superb Samsung 870 Qvo 2TB SSD is the cheapest it’s ever been here in the UK. RPS Supreme Overlord Katharine checked it out way back in 2020 (wait, that’s only last year) and proclaimed it “a bit good.”* Read more

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Western Digital are running discounts on WD_Black game drives

By Grace Curtis, Tuesday, 29 December 2020 15:49 GMT Hello! While the rest of the VG team are away for the holidays, we here at Jelly Deals are burning the midnight oil, so you’ll see a little activity between now and the 4th. First things first: Cheap drives.They don’t look terribly flashy, but extra memory is an easy way to improve performance on any console or PC, as well as giving you a safe place to back up files. The problem is, prices are often steep. Right now on the Western Digital online store you can find a number of discounts…

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Our Top 10 Black Friday Gaming Deals 2020

After weeks and weeks of build up, we are now at the height of Black Friday. The zenith, the very peak of this strange and wondrous annual event, where the savings rain down from on high and the stocks are forever running low. To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of our own Top Ten Black Friday offers – a collection decided not with our calculators, but with our hearts. If the sheer number of discounts on offer feels overwhelming, this is a great place to start. These deals are all US based. To see savings in GDP, head over to our…

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PS5 has 664GB of usable storage space – report

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 4 October 2020 11:34 GMT A new leak suggests that the 825GB PS5 will give players 664GB of useable storage space on the system’s SSD.A new image that has surfaced over on gaming forum ResetEra seems to show off the PlayStation 5 UI, along with some data about just how much space you will actually be able to use on its SSD.Once the operating system and essential system files are taken into account, it seems to show that you will be left with 664GB to store your games and other media on.The leaked images are pretty…

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Xbox Series X 1TB storage only uses 800GB for games

By Dom Peppiatt, Tuesday, 29 September 2020 11:06 GMT Hands-on tests of the upcoming next-gen Xbox Series X console have revealed that 20% of space on the internal SSD is reserved for system files.According to a hands-on preview over at IGN, the Xbox Series X reserves about 198GB of the hardware’s internal 1TB SSD for the operating system and essential system files.Xbox is giving consumers the option to buy expandable storage for the hardware, but a 1TB expansion for the Xbox Series X and S will set you back an eye-watering $220/£220/€270.It should be noted that about 80GB of any…