Crucial reveals its high-end P5 series of NVMe SSDs

Ultra-fast SSDs for PCIe 3.0 systems

Crucial reveals its high-end P5 series of NVMe SSDs

Crucial reveals its high-end P5 series of NVMe SSDs

Crucial has just revealed its high-end P5 series of SSDs, offering users sequential read speeds of 3400MB/s and capacities of 250GB, 500GB, 1TB and 2TB. 

These drives utilise PICe 3.0 lanes to achieve such high performance levels, making these SSD speeds achievable on both Intel and AMD-powered systems. At this time, Crucial doesn't manufacture a PCIe 4.0 complaint SSD, making the P5 the fastest drive in Crucial's arsenal. 

When it comes to write speeds, most of the P5 series offers sequential speeds of 3000MB/s, with only the 250GB model failing to reach this performance target. The 250GB model offers users sequential write speeds of 1400MB/s, which while much slower than its larger counterparts is still a lot faster than all SATA SSDs. 

Crucial's new P5 series of SSDs ship with a 5-year limited warranty and support for operating temperatures as high as 70 degrees celsius. At this time, Crucial hasn't revealed its retail pricing for these new drives. 


    Inspiration comes fast; don’t let ordinary performance slow you down.?The Crucial P5 SSD delivers impressive speed and data protection with sequential reads up to 3,400MB/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.? Memory and storage are crucial – your system won’t work without them. Every time you press the power button, load apps, save documents, type, or move your mouse, you’re using memory and storage.

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