The WD Blue™ SN500 NVMe™ SSD steps up performance three times over our high-end SATA SSDs with a superior NVMe solution for high-performance and mainstream PCs. The WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD allows resellers, system builders and consumers to take advantage of a reliable NVMe storage solution when creating their next PCs. Available in 250GB and 500GB capacities in an M.2 2280 form factor, the WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD will give your system the boost you need.1
Transfer Speeds Up to 1700MB/s
Delivers sequential read speeds up to 1700MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 1450MB/s (500GB model).2
In-house Controller and 3D NAND
Our in-house controller and 3D NAND supports the PCIe® NVMe™ interface and DRAM-less configurations.
Low Power Draw
Enables a low power draw while maintaining significantly higher performance over our SATA SSD.
Downloadable WD SSD Dashboard
Monitor your drive’s available capacity, operating temperatures, SMART attributes and more with the WD SSD Dashboard.
5 Year Limited Warranty
Every WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD comes with a 5-year limited warranty, so you can be confident of your storage when you upgrade or replace any of your drives.
1 As used for storage capacity, one gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.
2 As used for transfer speed, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software components and configurations.
PCIe Gen3 8 Gb/s, up to 2 lanes
500GB Up to 1,700 MB/s Read
Up to 1,450 MB/s Write