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Crucial 240GB M500 SATA 6Gbps 2.5 SSD CT240M500SSD1
Crucial 240GB M500 ...
show moreSSD Now more than ever we are looking for more capacity and faster performance from our systems and if thats you then the Crucial 240gb M500 SSD is going to rock your world. The need for speed has never been met so emphatically. Blazing fast the Crucial M500 will leave your current hard drive in the dust, gasping for air and shaking its fist at the cocky newcomer. Give Your System Wings You may be tempted to think that the Crucial M500 SSD is just a storage upgrade. But thats like saying a Ferrari is just a car. The M500 delivers instantaneous boot up times, transfers data at warp speed and will enable your system to keep up with everything you throw at it. Instant and simultaneous connections to downloads, websites, apps and playlists are no problem. The Crucial M500 SSD takes multi-tasking to a whole new level. Its Crucial In todays multi-media world its probably a safe bet to assume that your system is having to cope with more and more demands. For example streaming video and downloading files at the same time can test any hard drive but with the M500 you can dramatically ramp up your systems performance. Boost Your Capacity So we know its fast but what else can it do? With 240gb it will seriously add to your systems capacity giving you plenty of storage space for all your documents not to mention those all-important videos, music and photos. And, of course, you will be able to access everything you need at lightning speed. File Speed It doesnt matter which files you are using you will still be treated to the same high speed performance. This is because the M500 SSD treats all files in the same way. In other words it doesnt matter whether they are compressed or uncompressed. As most videos, mp3s, graphics and ZIP files are already compressed the M500s performance isnt effected so the drive always achieves its advertised speeds. Reasons To Buy The Crucial 240gb M500 SSD Way faster than a hard drive Instant boot ups Plenty of storage capacity The famed reliability of Crucial (part of the Micron brand) Designed with cutting edge technology Reliable and rigorously tested Generous manufacturers warranty PC and MAC compatible What Other Buyers Have Said Very fast compared to hard drive. Over 200mB/s on large transfers. Windows boots in half the time now. No hard drive noise takes some getting used to! Kevin Has made a huge difference to the performance of a new laptop running Windows 8.1, which now starts up in seconds. Michael Lightening quick! Very easy to fit and 7mm, so fits in Ultrabooks (in this case a Zenbook UX32A) Finn Very impressive. I'm not a geek with these things, so read, write speeds etc are beyond me all I can say is, its fast, very fast, smooth, quiet and very efficient. Jay Specification Capacity: 240GB Sequential Read: 500 MB/s Sequential Write: 250 MB/s 4KB Random Read: 72,000 IOPS Memory Type: Micron MLC NAND Flash memory Controller: Marvell 88SS9187 with Micron Custom Firmware Form Factor: 2.5 Height: 7mm (with 9.5mm adapter) Interface: SATA 6Gbps (SATA III) MTBF: 1.2 million hours Endurance: 72TB Total Bytes Written (TBW), equal to 40GB per day for 5 years Operating Temperature: 0C to 70C Compliance: CE, FCC, BSMI, C-Tick, VCCI, Kcc, RoHS, China RoHS, WEEE, TUV, UL, SATA-IO, IC show less