Crucial MX500 SSD

It’s worth it.

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 videos, photos, music and important documents on an SSD, and get the near-instant performance and lasting reliability that comes with solid state storage. 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 sweat it –Crucial’s step-by-step guide walks you through the process to make installation easy. It’s worth it.

Start your system in seconds

Capacities up to 2TB

Easy installation

5-year limited warranty

Store up to 2TB 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.

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.

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 needing 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.

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 and the advanced features MX-series SSD’s are known for.

Install with confidence


For many people, opening a computer and transferring data seems terrifying. That’s why Crucial have 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.

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. It’s worth it.



The Crucial MX500 was awarded “Top value” by the SSD review. “With a superb mix of performance, features, accessories, price, and warranty the MX500 earned our Top Value award with ease. There really wasn’t anything holding it back”. Read the full review here

Crucial MX500 2.5 inch SSD

Capacity Part Number Sequential Read MB/s¹ Sequential Write MB/s¹ Random Read IOPS¹ Random Write IOPS¹
250GB CT250MX500SSD1 560 510 95K 90K
500GB CT500MX500SSD1 560 510 95K 90K
1TB CT1000MX500SSD1 560 510 95K 90K
2TB CT2000MX500SSD1 560 510 95K 90K

Crucial MX500 M.2 2280 SSD

Capacity Part Number Sequential Read MB/s¹ Sequential Write MB/s¹ Random Read IOPS¹ Random Write IOPS¹
250GB CT250MX500SSD4 560 510 95K 90K
500GB CT500MX500SSD4 560 510 95K 90K
1TB CT1000MX500SSD4 560 510 95K 90K

Ready to upgrade to a drive you can count on?

It’s worth it.

Note: 1GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual useable capacity may vary. Not all capacities and form factors may be available at product launch.

1. Based on the published specs of the 1TB model. Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.