20 years and still counting

We live and breathe memory and storage, but it's not just a work thing. We build our own rigs, geek out over new technology, and game as soon as we're off the clock. We're constantly learning, and we like jumping on the forums to answer your questions just as much as we enjoy walking you through the install process so you don't have to figure it out on your own.

Memory and storage are crucial – your system won’t work without them.

Every time you press your system’s power button, load apps, save documents, stream content or virtualize databases, you’re using memory or storage. As a brand of Micron, one of the largest memory manufacturers in the world, we bring you the quality and expertise that’s been built into new computers for 35-plus years. You’ll notice the difference.

Expertise is Crucial

We live and breathe memory and storage, but it’s not just a work thing. We build our own rigs, geek out over new technology, and game as soon as we’re off the clock. We’re constantly learning, and we like jumping on the forums to answer your questions just as much as we enjoy walking you through the install process so you don’t have to figure it out on your own.

Anandtech

Recommended

Anandtech award

Crucial MX500 1TB SSD


Tom's Hardware

Editor's Choice

Tom's Hardware award

Crucial MX500 SSD


PC Enthusiast

Editor's Choice

PC Enthusiast award

Crucial MX500 2TB SSD


RelaxedTech

Highly Recommended

RelaxedTech award

Crucial X8 1TB external SSD


Transform the Pace of productivity

Built for the consumer market, Crucial SSDs are significantly faster and more reliable than traditional hard drives.

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Solid State Drives

Crucial BX500 SATA SSD

Crucial BX500 SATA SSD

Essential performance for your workforce.

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.

Ideal for:

  • Desktop users
  • Small businesses

Crucial MX500 SATA SSD

Crucial MX500 SATA SSD

SATA storage for everyday computing.

Start your system in seconds, store up to 2TB of your irreplaceable files and upgrade with a drive you can count on. Improve your system with the Crucial MX500 SSD, an SSD built on quality, speed and security that’s all backed by helpful service and support.

Ideal for:

  • Desktop users
  • Small businesses

Crucial P2 NVMe SSDs

Crucial P2 NVMe SSDs

Boost your computer’s potential.

Whether you’re at work, in the game or on the go, ordinary bootup speeds can frustrate your best laid plans. Good thing the Crucial P2 SSD really flies. With plenty of storage and performance accelerated by the latest NVMe™ technology, the P2 has the speed and dependability you need to explore your computer’s potential.

Ideal for:

  • Desktop/laptop users
  • Small businesses

Crucial P5 NVMe SSDs

Crucial P5 NVMe SSDs

Extra fast. Extraordinary.

Inspiration comes fast; don’t let ordinary performance slow you down. The Crucial P5 SSD delivers impressive speed and fierce data protection with sequential reads up to 3400MB/s. Engineered with NVMe™ technology, the P5 is backed by thousands of validation hours, dozens of qualification tests and Micron’s reputation for world-class engineering and innovation.

Ideal for:

  • Desktop/laptop upgrades
  • Home office server
  • Gaming applications

Crucial X8 Portable SSD

Crucial X8 Portable SSD

Storage evolved.

Protect your memories with the Crucial® X8 Portable SSD — back up important photos, videos and documents with up to 2TB capacity. Expand storage on your PS4™, Xbox One, iPad Pro, Android device, or simply free up space on your computer quickly with speeds up to 1050MB/s. The Crucial X8 runs up to 1.8x faster than other portable SSDs and up to 7.5x faster than portable HDDs. Store with confidence on the Crucial X8.

Ideal for:

  • Adding storage capacity for nearly any device
  • Backing up important files
  • Quickly transferring files from place to place

Crucial X6 Portable SSD

Crucial X6 Portable SSD

The future is faster.

How much data will fit in a drive that’s smaller than a cell phone? With the Crucial® X6 Portable SSD, the answer is: A lot! With 500GB, 1TB, 2TB or 4TB of portable capacity, the X6 is the tiny drive with tremendous space. Perfect for transporting files between the office and home, traveling for business, or just adding extra space, no screwdriver required.

Ideal for:

  • Adding storage capacity for nearly any device
  • Backing up important files
  • Quickly transferring files from place to place

Maximize Speed and Performance

Crucial Memory is one of the fastest, easiest and most affordable ways to increase performance.

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Desktop & Laptop Memory

Crucial Memory for PCs

Crucial Memory for PCs

The fastest, easiest and most affordable way to increase performance.

Get faster system speeds, increased responsiveness and seamless multitasking with Crucial memory. Available for more than 100,000 systems, Crucial memory is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve performance and extend system life.

Ideal for:

  • Increasing PC performance
  • Desktop (UDIMM) & laptop (SODIMM) upgrade options
  • Extended system life

Crucial Memory for Mac Systems

Crucial Memory for Mac Systems

Increase Mac® system performance.

Take the guesswork out of upgrading your Mac® system with compatible Crucial® memory. Simple to install and backed by a limited lifetime warranty, Crucial memory speeds up your Mac so you can increase your productivity. Apple® computers have very specific memory requirements including component densities, speeds, and timings – that’s why it’s important to use memory that has been specifically engineered for your Mac.

Ideal for:

  • Increasing PC performance
  • SODIMM upgrade options
  • Extended system life

Game Mode: Legendary

Crucial Ballistix PC gaming memory sets the standard for extreme performance with legendary Micron die to deliver high speeds and low latencies.

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Gaming Memory

Crucial Ballistix MAX Gaming Memory

Crucial Ballistix MAX Gaming Memory

More than speed. Legendary speed.

Crucial Ballistix MAX gaming memory is designed for extreme overclocking and engineered for the latest AMD and Intel platforms. A high-quality black extruded aluminum heat spreader provides maximum heat dissipation, while an on-DIMM sensor allows for real-time temperature monitoring. RGB modules have 16 RGB LEDs in 8 zones that can be controlled with software. Remove the lightbar for further 3D-print customization. With hundreds of awards, multiple esport championships and numerous overclocking world records under its belt, Crucial Ballistix MAX memory sets the standard for performance.

Ideal for:

  • Custom modders
  • Extreme overclocking

Crucial Ballistix Series Gaming Memory

Crucial Ballistix Series Gaming Memory

You carried your team. We’ll carry your system.

Crucial Ballistix gaming memory is designed for high-performance overclocking and is ideal for gamers and performance enthusiasts looking to push beyond standard limits. With an anodized aluminum heat spreader in black, white or red and XMP 2.0 support for automatic overclocking, Crucial Ballistix memory is engineered for the latest AMD and Intel platforms. RGB modules are controlled using popular RGB software, while SODIMM modules offer speed and compact thermal management for laptops.

Ideal for:

  • Gamers
  • Performance enthusiasts

Crucial Ballistix SODIMM Gaming Memory

Crucial Ballistix SODIMM Gaming Memory

Faster loading. Smoother game play.

Crucial Ballistix SODIMM gaming memory is designed for high-performance overclocking and is ideal for laptop gamers and performance enthusiasts looking to push beyond standard limits. Aluminum heat spreader included for thermal management in a compact space.

Ideal for:

  • Laptop gamers
  • Performance enthusiasts