Crucial X8 2 TB Portable Solid State Drive – External

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Product Type: Solid State Drive
Product Family: X8
Brand Name: Crucial
Device Supported: Desktop PC
Host Interface: USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type C
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  • Storage Capacity2 TB
  • Maximum Read Transfer Rate1050 MB/s
  • Wireless LANNo
  • Host InterfaceUSB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type C
  • Drive TypeExternal
  • External Drive TypePortable
  • Durability
    • Shock Proof
    • Vibration Proof

  • Device Supported
    • Gaming Console
    • Desktop PC

  • Compatibility
    • PS4
    • PS4 Pro
    • XBOX One
    • XBOX One X
    • iPad Pro (2018 USB-C model)

  • Operating System Compatibility
    • Windows 10
    • Windows 8.1
    • Mac OS


General Information
Manufacturer: Micron Technology, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number: CT2000X8SSD9
Manufacturer Website Address:
Brand Name: Crucial
Product Series: X8
Product Name: X8 Portable SSD
Marketing Information: Storage Evolved

The faster portable SSD you have been waiting for.

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.

Phenomenal Speed

Wherever you are, access your games, photos, and videos quickly – even offline. With read speeds up to 1050MB/s, you can save or load files up to 1.8x faster than most portable SSDs, 7.5x faster than portable hard drives, and 100x faster than USB flash drives.

Built for the Toughest Conditions

Indoors or outdoors, at home or off the grid, the X8 is manufactured to be durable, rugged, and compact. Tested against extreme temperatures, shock, vibration and even a 7.5-foot drop, your drive can be trusted to withstand the elements.

Complete Data Protection

Store your photos, videos, and files with confidence. You can use Windows Backup, macOS Time Machine, Windows Bitlocker to Go, and Apple FileVault, along with third-party endpointprotection software suites like Symantec and McAfee.

Sleek Style, Innovative Design

Form meets function with the Crucial X8. Built with a unibody core of anodized aluminum, the case not only looks and feels great, but dissipates heat efficiently to maximize performance.

A Reputation for Reliability

When you need ultimate peace of mind, trust the expert quality and engineering innovation of Crucial, a brand of Micron®, one of the leading flash storage manufacturers in the world. The Crucial X8 Portable SSD is backed by a 3-year limited warranty worldwide. Enjoy comprehensive support materials, such as operating instructions for various platforms and articles on maximizing your drive’s performance.

Product Type: Solid State Drive
Technical Information
Storage Capacity: 2 TB
Drive Performance
Maximum Read Transfer Rate: 1050 MB/s
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN: No
Host Interface: USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type C
Physical Characteristics
Drive Type: External
External Drive Type: Portable

  • Shock Proof
  • Vibration Proof

Device Supported:

  • Gaming Console
  • Desktop PC


  • PS4
  • PS4 Pro
  • XBOX One
  • XBOX One X
  • iPad Pro (2018 USB-C model)

Operating System Compatibility:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Mac OS

Additional information

Product Type

Solid State Drive

Product Family


Brand Name


Device Supported

Desktop PC

Host Interface

USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type C

Drive Type


Storage Capacity

2 TB

Wireless LAN


External Drive Type


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