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Scan code: LN92434 Manufacturer code: CT480BX500SSD1

Crucial BX500 480GB 2.5" SATA 3D Desktop/Laptop SSD/Solid State Drive

480GB Crucial BX500, 2.5" SSD, SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s), Micron 3D NAND, 540MB/s Read, 500MB/s Write, Retail

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Scan code: LN92434 Manufacturer code: CT480BX500SSD1
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Product Overview

Essential Performance

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.

• 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.
• Our simple instructions, cloning software, and how-to videos make installation straightforward! Millions of people have upgraded with a Crucial SSD.
• Our expert support team has your questions covered. Reach out via phone, chat, email, or our community forum.

Why Use Crucial by Micron?
• One of the Largest Storage Manufacturers Worldwide: Crucial® is backed by Micron’s expert quality and engineering innovation. Micron has produced some of the world's most advanced memory and storage technologies for 40 years.
• 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.
• Legacy of Crucial Awards: Crucial Has a Legacy of Award-Winning Drives.
Capacity 480GB
Edition BX500
Form Factor 2.5"
Height 7 mm
Interface SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)
Host Controller Interface AHCI
Flash Memory Type Micron 3D NAND
Max. Read 540 MB/s
Max. Write 500 MB/s
DRAM Cache Memory N/A
DRAM Cache Memory Type  
Max. Random Read 4K  
Max. Random Write 4K  
Latency N/A
Special Features
  • Acronis True Image for Crucial Cloning Software
  • Active Garbage Collection
  • DEVSLP Support
  • Dynamic Wear-Leveling
  • Error Correction Code (ECC)
  • Multistep Data Integrity Algorithm
  • Native Command Queuing (NCQ) Up to 32 commands
  • Power-Loss Protection (Data-At-Rest)
  • RoHS Compliant
  • S.M.A.R.T Support
  • SLC Write Acceleration
  • Static Wear-Leveling
  • Storage Executive SSD Management Tool
  • Thermal Monitoring
  • TRIM Support
  • User-Upgradeable Firmware
Power Consumption (active) 3W
Max. Endurance Rating 40TB TBW
MTBF 1,500,000 Hours
Max. Operating Vibration  
Max. Non-operating Vibration 5-800Hz @ 3.1G
Max. Operating Shock  
Max. Non-operating Shock 1500G/0.5ms
Connectivity 1 x SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)
OS Support
  • Mac OS
  • Windows OS
Bracket N/A
Dimensions 69.85 x 7 x 100.45 mm (WxHxD)
Weight 70 g
Package Type Retail
Additional Information
Scan Code LN92434
Model Number CT480BX500SSD1
GTIN 649528787330

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36 months
DOA Period:
28 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
0800 013 0335
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SSD Form Factors
SSD Form Factors
Date Issued: 27th Nov 2017

The arrival of the solid-state drive (SSD) has revolutionised the speed at which modern PCs perform common tasks. This is because SSDs have no moving parts, compared to larger, bulkier mechanical drives, thus they store information on memory chips. This means that accesses, reads and writes are many, many times faster

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