Crucial BX500 960GB 2.5'' SSD Review

Storage/SSD by stefan @ 2019-11-27

BX500 is one of the most affordable 2.5’’ SSDs you can get for the capacity and includes a 3-year warranty with 240 TBW of write endurance. While there is no DRAM cache standalone on the board, the 96-layer 3D NAND TLC packages do include SLC for caching purposes and until this one gets filled, the SSD will perform at optimal speeds.

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Product Features, Specifications

Product Features:


User benefits

Boot up faster. Load files quicker. Improve overall system responsiveness.

300% faster than a typical hard drive

Improves battery life because it’s 45x more energy efficient than a typical hard drive

Micron® 3D NAND – advancing the world’s memory and storage technology for 40 years


Essential performance

The easiest way to get all the speed of a new computer without the price.

Ever wonder why your phone responds faster than your computer? It’s because your phone runs on flash memory. Add flash to your laptop or desktop computer with the Crucial BX500 SSD, the easiest way to get all the speed of a new computer without the price. Accelerate everything.


Micron quality — a higher level of reliability

With thousands of hours of Micron pre-release validation, dozens of SSD qualification tests, and a heritage of award- winning SSDs, the Crucial BX500 has been thoroughly tried, tested, and proven.

1. Warranty valid for three years from the original date of purchase or before writing the maximum total bytes written (TBW) as published on our website and as measured in the product’s SMART data, whichever comes first.

2. Some of the storage capacity is used for formatting and other purposes and is not available for data storage. 1GB equals 1 billion bytes. Not all capacities available at initial launch.



Product Specifications:


Total Capacity: 1TB

Warranty: Limited 3-year

Series: BX500

Product Line: Client SSD

Interface: SATA 6.0Gb/s

Form Factor: 2.5-inch internal SSD

Specs: 1TB 2.5-inch internal SSD • SATA 6.0Gb/s • 540 MB/s Read, 500 MB/s Write

Density SSD: 1 TB

Device Type: Internal Solid State Drive

Unit Height: 7.0mm

Form Factor SSD: 2.5-inch (7mm)

Package Content: Crucial BX500 3D NAND SATA 2.5-inch SSD, Acronis True Image for Crucial


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