Forum discussion tagged with Crucial.
  1. 4LeafClover

    Question Drive shows up in bios with 0 size?

    Crucial NVME ssd CT500P2SSD8 is detected in bios with a size of 0. When booting from a USB drive to the windows 10 installer the drive isn't seen at all. The build has an asrock b365m-itx/ac mother board... and I tried updating it's bios to the most recent instant flash 4.20 update. But that...
  2. R

    Question Best SSD - ASRock B450 Pro4

    Good evening. I'm looking to add a new storage drive to my PC, an M.2 SSD preferably (mostly to transfer my games to, from my primary drive). I've just been having a bit of trouble choosing which drive to pick. My motherboard is an ASRock B450 Pro4 (not the B450M version that a lot of the other...
  3. Brutenis

    Question Motherboard/PSU Recommendation

    Hey guys, My recent attempt to build a computer had a very frustrating outcome - no video, no beeps, even though the fans were spinning. PSU was connected to hard drives, as well as the CPU, GPU, motherboard, so was the speaker hooked on the header. Tried 2 different brands of RAM in different...
  4. S

    Question Run 4 dimm of crucial ballistix at 3200Mhz

    Hi there. I have such a set, but it does not work to run the memory on 3200MHZ. As you can see I have two kits. Everything works steadily at 3000, but as soon as I raise the speed to 3200 the blue screens start and the stability tests drop. Tried to raise the...
  5. T

    Question SSD Choice

    So I have a question regarding the choice of SSDs, especially in a System with two drives. Scenario: Both drives are SSDs, one would be a good SSD (Samsung Evo, Sandisk Ultra, Crucial MX500, WD Blue, ...) while the other would be an entry Level SSD (Samsung QVO, Sandisk SSD Plus, Crucial...
  6. #Saleem#

    Question Can i mix 8GB and 16GB ram which are differ in Hz ?

    I got gigabyte h310 s2h with crucial 8gb 2400Mhz. And i'm gonna add crucial ballistix 16GB 3200Mhz. Is that alowed ? will i face any problems ?
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    Question Crucial Storage Executive problem with Crucial CT1000P1SSD8 (P1)

    I used to have momentum cache and over-provisioning enabled just fine - but now I get this error for momentum cache: Error occurred during the operation. Failed to enable/disable the Momentum cache. Failed to install cache driver. Over-provisioning forgets it's enabled every time I reboot or...
  8. Fumy138

    Question My monitor and keyboard doesn’t receive signal after upgrading my RAM

    Hi, I thought about upgrading my RAM from 1x8 to 2x8, and since I didn’t know much about pc, I just put them in 1st and 2nd slots. Also, while I was installing the RAMs I put them upside down, and I put a little bit of power.... Now, the pc turns on but no signal is received on my pc, and the...
  9. Kacper/Razen

    Question Nvme SSD

    Hey guys, I bought a m.2 ssd 8 months ago and since a month ago it really slowed down from the expectation to only 30 mbps write and read speeds. My hdd is literally triple the speed of my NVME ssd My specs (if it could be a problem wit hthat) MoBo: Z390-F gaming CPU: i7 8700k OCed to 4.9ghz...
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    [SOLVED] What brand of 120GB SSD would you recommend and why?

    Am looking to upgrade my Dell Inspiron 3421 up shifting the 500GB 5400 rpm HDD to an HDD Caddy. I am looking for a suitable 120GB SATA 3 2.5 inch 7mm SSD but have found conflicting opinions about: -WD Green (slow, old tech) -Kingston Q500 (booting stutter) -Crucial BX500 (Old tech)... So can...
  11. L

    Question Can a series of SMART selftests be made to span the entire ssd if each selftest is periodically aborted?

    I've been using "nearly nonstop" extended selftests to try to mitigate a bug in the firmware of the Crucial MX500 ssd that causes excessive write amplification: Before I began running the selftests, the Write Amplification Factor (WAF) averaged about 40 during a period of many weeks. With...
  12. B

    Question Error Coe 0x8007025D while installing windows 10

    System Specs: Intel Core I7 2600 8gb Adata XPG 1866Mhz Intel B75 Motherboard From an Acer Predator G3620 Crucial Bx500 960gb SSD EVGA GTX 980TI ACX 2.0 I recently upgraded my main gaming pc from having my OS on a 1tb hard drive to a brand new Crucial Bx500 960gb SSD. My PC ran just fine with a...
  13. Fradich

    Question Asus Notebook FX503VD SSD Compatibility

    Is the Crucial MX500 1TB M.2 SSD SATA compatible with the Asus Notebook FX503VD?
  14. L

    Question Crucial MX500 500GB sata ssd Remaining Life decreasing fast despite few bytes being written

    The Remaining Life (RL) of my Crucial MX500 ssd has been decreasing rapidly, even though the pc doesn't write much to it. Below is the log I began keeping after I noticed RL reached 95% after about 6 months of use. Assuming RL truly depends on bytes written, the decrease in RL is accelerating...
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    [SOLVED] Mobo wont post in dual channel

    I have an Asus X-470 Plus Gaming mobo and Crucial Ballistix 2x8gb 3000mhz I cant get to post in dual channel mode. I can post with one and both sticks of ram in single channel mode. I know most people would say I have a bad mobo, that's what I thought but this is the second board this happens...
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    Question BSODs after upgrading to 16 GB

    Hello, I recently upgraded my Dell XPS 8700 from 8 GB of RAM to 16 GB, and I have been experiencing frequent BSODs. Here is the multiple things it has said the errors were: Unexpected kernel mode trap KMode exception not handled Driver power state failiure System_service_exception - What...
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    Question Crucial Mx500 causes BSOD

    While I watching a youtube video or playing a video games or computing on very basic languague the windows crushes with error code "irql not less or equal" or "service system exception" and while trying to restart, it crashes again and again until windows troubleshoot helper become active and...
  18. K

    [SOLVED] How to secure erase a Crucial SSD (CT250MX500SSD1)?

    Hi, I'd like to secure erase CT250MX500SSD1 but apparently the Crucial Executive tool does not support this. Tried running hdparm from a Mint USB drive but terminal gives errors (I don't remember the specifics, can edit them in this post later) SSD works fine and was a good purchase, but I'd...
  19. Luluna

    Question Crucial BX500 ( SATA 3 ) is a good SSD?

    I earned one today in my birthday and all my friends are telling: "Oh, horrible SSD. Kingston, Adata or Corsair is so much better" Crucial BX500 SATA is so much horrible this way?
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    Question Will I be able to run DDR4 2400MHz on I5-6402p

    Hello guys, I have Pentium G4600, H110 motherboard and 2x4 GB ddr4 2133mhz cl15 @ 1.2V that I overclocked to 2400mhz cl13 @ 1.25V and it's working fine for more than a year. But I will purchase a new CPU that will be i5-6402p which is Skylake and the pentium is Kaby Lake (on intel page it says...