Gamers, creative professionals, and enthusiasts can take their computing experiences to new frontiers with today’s launch of the Crucial P5 Plus PCIe 4.0 Solid-State Drives. Available in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB capacities, these M.2 2280 NVMe drives help to crush load times by combining Crucial's Micron Advanced 3D NAND controller with the PCIe 4.0 x4 interface, reaching sequential read speeds of up to 6600 MB/s and 5000 MB/s write speeds (3600 MB/s for the 500GB model). With these internal drives installed into a compatible system, you can quickly jump into game levels and work with large 8K videos, high-resolution photos, and other massive project files.
Other features include full hardware-based TCG OPAL 2.0 data encryption, dynamic write acceleration, and adaptive thermal protection technology to safeguard your data while enhancing system reliability for intensive workloads. The Crucial P5 Plus SSDs are also backward compatible with most PCIe 3.0 motherboards, providing you with the flexibility to wait before upgrading to a PCIe 4.0 system.
Are you ready for PCIe 4.0 SSD speeds? Let us know how Crucial P5 Plus SSDs could boost your gaming experiences and demanding workflows in the Comments section, below.