Monday, August 20, 2018
Search
  
Most Popular
Hardware Reviews
PC Parts
WEB Reviews
Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 V.3 4TB SAS 6Gb/s HDD Review
OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review @ Custom PC Review
Gigabyte F2A85XM-D3H
NZXT Phantom 630
Auvio Bluetooth Portable Speaker Review
Corsair H90 CPU Cooler Review
BIOSTAR Hi-Fi Z77X (Intel Z77) Motherboard Review
Noctua NH-L9i Cooler Review on Technic3D
Breaking News
Logitech Goes Vertical With Advanced Ergonomic Mouse
Xpanded LG XBOOM Audio lineup takes Stage at IFA 2018
Amazon to Release Live TV Recorder
U.S. Wants to Wiretap Facebook Messenger, Report Says
More Affordable, 13-inch MacBook and $160 AirPower Expected at Apple's Event
Google to Launch Its Own Smart Display, Report Says
Nvidia Reports Record Revenue From Datacenter, Gaming, Professional Visualization, Automotive
Arm Client CPU Roadmap Includes Advanced Hercules and Deimos Chips
Home > Hardware Reviews > PC Parts

Monday, January 29, 2018
Crucial MX500 500GB SSD review

2. Unboxing

In terms of design, Crucial changed the colors slightly from previous MX-series SSD packaging. The drive's box gives us some details about the warranty and software add-ons. Crucial also includes Acronis True Image HD software for cloning drives.

The MX500 uses a slim 7mm case design that's commonly used in thin notebooks. Crucial includes a 7mm to 9.5mm adapter bracket for use in drive sleds that require the thicker profile.

Under the hood, the PCB of the MX500 500GB SSD has eight NAND packages with just two die apiece. The MX500 is also the first drive in this series with an SMI controller.

Crucial is also offering an updated version of the Storage Executive software to support the MX500. The software allows you to monitor the SSD and provides tools, like secure erase, for drive maintenance. Storage Executive also features a tool to increase overprovisioning.




Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message


 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .