Crucial BX500 240GB, 480GB and 1TB SSD Review

Today we show on a comparative review of the Crucial BX500 SSD series with different capacities! Starting with 240GB over 480GB up to 1TB the inexpensive SSD series of Crucial has been examined to see where the advantages and disadvantages of the different SSD capacities are.

Thanks for the support …

Thanks for the support with the Crucial BX500 SSDs to the manufacturer Crucial.

The Crucial BX500 240GB, 480GB and 1TB SATA3 2.5″ SSD CT240BX500SSD1, CT480BX500SSD1 and CT1000BX500SSD1 have a price of approx. 50 Euro, 65 Euro and 100 Euro at the review date and are also available in the Crucial Shop.

The Crucial MX500 SSD series currently includes the following products:
SATA SSD: Crucial BX500 120GB T120BX500SSD1, BX500 240GB CT240BX500SSD1, BX500 480GB CT480BX500SSD1, BX500 1TB CT1000BX500SSD1 and BX500 2TB CT2000BX500SSD1

The read and write rates are specified with the same performance for all SSD capacities, but the lifetime is specified with different TBW (Total Bytes Written) values depending on the capacity.

Here you can order the Crucial BX500 SSD at a reasonable price.

The delivery of the Crucial CT240BX500SSD1, CT480BX500SSD1 and CT1000BX500SSD1 SSD …

As with the previous Crucial SSDs, the BX500 SSD is securely packed in a small carton.

Now no longer with the beautiful hinged lid, but in a slightly flatter box with an opening from above.

The back of the package already shows the limited 3 year warranty (the MX500 series has a limited 5 year warranty) and the important link to download the software for updating the firmware as well as to the SSD installation guide and to clone the SSD. Alternatively we offer a SSD backup tutorial in the forum.

This is included in the delivery package …

Included with the Crucial BX500 SSD is the SSD and a booklet with the link to the software, manual and warranty terms.

Crucial BX500 240GB, 480GB, 1TB technical specifications …