Crucial SSDs MX500 and BX500. Get more power.

Solid state drives (SSDs) access data almost instantly and are significantly faster and more reliable than traditional hard drives. NAND flash memory within Crucial SSDs allows you to boot up in seconds and load, save, and transfer files almost as soon as you click on them. Upgrade your desktop PC, notebook, Mac system, or workstation today by installing an SSD that’s extremely energy-efficient and inherently more durable than a hard drive.



Every time you turn on your computer, you’re using your storage drive. It holds all your irreplaceable files and it loads and saves almost everything your system does. Join more and more people who are keeping their family videos, travel photos, music, and important documents on an SSD, and get near-instant performance and lasting reliability. Upgrade with the Crucial MX500 SSD, a drive built on quality, speed, and security that’s all backed by helpful service and support. Even if you’ve never installed an SSD, don’t worry – our step-by-step guide walks you through the process to make installation easy. It's worth it!



Key features.
  • Sequential read/write speeds up to 560/510 MB/s for all data types
  • Random read/write speeds up to 95,000/90,000 for all data types
  • 45-times more energy efficient than normal hard drives
  • Micron 3D NAND technology acceleration
  • More durable than a hard drive—no moving parts that wear out over time
  • Dynamic Write Acceleration technology generates blistering speeds
  • Integrated power-loss immunity protects your saved work when the power cuts out unexpectedly
  • Hardware-based 256-bit AES encryption keeps your data safe from hackers and thieves
  • Exclusive data defence prevents your data becoming corrupted
  • Adaptive temperature control limits the temperature inside the drive
  • Includes free Acronis® True Image™ HD software for seamless data migration
  • Compatible with Crucial® Storage Executive tool for simple monitoring and drive management
  • Limited 5-year warranty
Fly through everything you do.

Start your system in seconds, load files almost instantly, and accelerate the most demanding applications with the Crucial MX500. Crucial's Dynamic Write Acceleration technology uses an adaptable pool of high-speed, single-level cell flash memory to generate blistering speeds.

Store up to 2 TB of data.

Save massive amounts of photos, music, and videos comfortably and securely With fast access to your media, creations, and designs, you’re ready to share at the speed of your life.

Enjoy the efficiency of next gen Micron 3D NAND.

Our cutting-edge components are engineered from start to finish for efficiency. As a result, the Crucial MX500 uses only a minimal amount of power and still delivers a high price-to-performance ratio-–without the need for a financing plan to pay for it. Experience a faster, cooler, and quieter computer in your home or business. You’ll wonder how you ever put up with a hard drive.

Install with confidence.

Not everyone has experience in installing an SSD. That’s why we’ve made it easy in the step-by-step Crucial SSD Install Guide. Check it out before you buy, then install your own SSD quickly with everything transferred over successfully and hassle-free.

Upgrade with a drive you can count on.

With thousands of hours of pre-release validation, dozens of SSD qualification tests, and a heritage of award-winning SSDs, the Crucial MX500 has been thoroughly tried, tested, and proven. Secure your most important files on a drive with established dependability.

Micron quality – a higher level of reliability. 

As a brand of Micron, one of the largest flash storage manufacturers in the world, the Crucial MX500 is backed by the same quality and engineering innovation that has produced some of the world’s most advanced memory and storage technologies for more than 35 years. Split-second speeds, lasting reliability, and a decades-long legacy – upgrading with the Crucial MX500 gives you the best combination of quality, performance, and security. 



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 notebook 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.


Boot up faster. Load files quicker. Improve overall system responsiveness for all your computing needs.


Simple instructions, cloning software, and how-to videos make installation straightforward! Millions of people have upgraded with a Crucial SSD.


The expert Crucial support team has your questions covered.



Thousands of validation hours, dozens of qualification tests, and a heritage of award-winning SSDs with a 3-year limited warranty.


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