Crucial Upgrade Advisor
Find the right memory and storage upgrade for your computer:
Fast memory and storage empower creatives to deliver
Let Crucial help you find a 100% guaranteed compatible upgrade.
Take the guesswork out of upgrading your Mac
If you’re a first-time installer, there’s no need to fear
Answer a few quick questions so we can help advise you based on your creative needs.
What OS platform do you use?
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Depending on which Apple computer you have, we can help you improve performance on your Mac!
Is your Mac upgradeable?
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Our Crucial Mac Scanner will let you know if your computer’s memory or storage can be upgraded, and it’ll give you upgrade options that are 100% guaranteed compatible. It’s safe and totally free to try!
If you need help knowing how much memory and storage your creative software needs, scroll to the sections below to see our recommendations for several popular software titles.
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That’s OK! Having additional SSD storage can make saving and even processing your large creative files faster.
Crucial’s X6 and X8 give you simple plug-and-play storage at SSD-transfer speeds, at capacities up to 4TB for maximum convenience.
Awesome, we can help you find the best memory and storage for your new rig too!
Our Crucial System Selector gives you a list of guaranteed compatible memory and storage options. All you have to do is enter your motherboard’s manufacturer and model!
Scroll to the sections below to see how upgrading your memory or storage can significantly improve the performance of your creative apps.
Great! Adding additional memory and storage can breathe new life into your PC while also improving your creative workflow. Let’s figure out what you need to make your life easier.
What type of creative work do you do?
We recommend upgrading your memory to 16-32GB and your storage to 2TB+.
Use our scanner to find guaranteed compatible memory and storage for your computer.
We recommend upgrading your memory to 32GB and your storage to 2TB+.
We recommend upgrading your memory to 16GB and your storage to 2TB+.
We recommend 16-32GB memory and 2TB+ storage if you are working in any creative software.