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Dell SAS Hard Drive Firmware Utility, SATA Hard Drive Firmware Utility, v.SAS_SATA, A28

This is a general maintenance release for SAS and SATA drives. It is a re-release of the previous version with additional firmware updates.

Fixes & Enhancements

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The following is a listing of SAS / SATA drive firmware supported
in this release:
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Table of Contents

SAS/SATA Release A28 R288929

1.0 Hitachi SAS 3.5", version A5F0
2.0 Fujitsu SAS 3.5" and 2.5", versions D207 and D109
3.0 Maxtor SAS 3.5", version BP05
4.0 Seagate SAS 3.5", versions S515 and T109
5.0 Seagate SAS 2.5", versions S207 and SM04
6.0 Seagate 10K SAS 2.5" and 15K4 3.5", versions S207 and SM04
7.0 Western Digital SATA 3.5", versions 0A04, 6C06 and 2E0B
8.0 Western Digital WDC WD1600YS-18S and WDC WD2500YS-18SSATA 3.5", version 6C07
9.0 Seagate SAS 3.5" ST3400755SS, 400GB 10K, version NS2A
10.0 Fujitsu SAS 3.5", AL10SE Version D406
11.0 Seagate SATA 3.5", version 3BKT, for drive models ST3250620NS, ST3500630NS, and ST3750640NS.
12.0 Hitachi SAS 2.5", version C4C2, for drive models HUC101473CSS300 and HUC101414CSS300.
13.0 Hitachi SAS 3.5", version A4C2, for drive models HUS153073VLS300, HUS153014VLS300, HUS153030VLS300.
14.0 Fujitsu SAS 2.5", version D407, for drive models MBB2073RC and MBB2147RC.
15.0 Fujitsu SAS 2.5", version D506, for drive models MBC2036RC and MBC2073RC.
16.0 Fujitsu SAS 3.5", version D306, for drive models MBA3073RC, MBA3147RC and MBA3300RC.
17.0 Seagate SAS 3.5", offline download version S51A, for drive models ST3300655SS, ST3146855SS and ST373455SS
18.0 Seagate SAS 2.5", 10K, offline download version S20C, for drive models ST9146802SS and ST973402SS
19.0 Hitachi SATA 3.5",version A9N1 for drive models Hitachi HUA72105,Hitachi HUA72107,and Hitachi HUA72101
20.0 HITACHI SAS 3.5", versions B522 and D522 for drive models HUS154530VLS300 (300GB) and HUS154545VLS300 (450GB)
21.0 Hitachi SATA 3.5",version A96R for drive models Hitachi HUA72105,Hitachi HUA72107,and Hitachi HUA72101
22.0 Seagate 15k6 SAS, 3.5" version HS11 for drive models ST3146356SS, ST3300656SS,and ST3450856SS.
23.0 Seagate 10k SAS 2.5", version S22F for drive models ST9146802SS (146GB) and ST973402SS (73GB).
24.0 Seagate 7.2K SAS 3.5", version MS0C for drive models ST3500620SS (500GB), ST3750630SS (750GB) and ST31000640SS (1TB).
25.0 Seagate ES 7.2k SATA 3.5", Version MA0D, for drive models ST3250310NS (250GB), ST3500320NS (500GB), ST3750330NS (750GB) and ST31000340NS (1TB)
26.0 Seagate T10 7.2K SAS 3.5", version T215, for drive models ST3300555SS (300GB), ST3146755SS (146GB) and ST373355SS (73GB).
27.0 Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5", version B598, for Drive model HUS154530VLS300 (300GB).
28.0 Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5", version D598, for Drive model HUS154545VLS300 (450GB).
29.0 Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5", version A598, for drive models HUS153073VLS300 (73GB), HUS153014VLS300 (146GB) and HUS153030VLS300 (300GB).
30.0 Hitachi 7.2k SATA 3.5", version AJ0A, for drive models HUA721050KLA330 (500GB), HUA721075KLA330 (750GB) and HUA721010KLA330 (1TB).
31.0 Fujitsu 10k SAS 2.5", version D809, for drive models Fujitsu MBD2147RC (146GB), MBD2300RC (300GB).
32.0 Fujitsu 15k SAS 2.5", version D905,for drive models Fujitsu MBE2073RC (73GB), MBE2147RC (147GBGB).
33.0 Hitachi 10k SAS 2.5", version J516, for drive models Hitachi HUC103014CSS600 (146GB) and HUC103030CSS600 (300GB).
34.0 Seagate 7.2k SAS 2.5", version DS64, for drive model ST9500430SS (500GB).
35.0 Seagate 15k SAS 3.5", version ES64, for drive model numbers ST3300657SS (300GB), ST3450857SS (450GB) and ST3600057SS (600GB).
36.0 Seagate 10k SAS 3.5", version ER64, for drive model number ST3600002SS (600GB).
37.0 Seagate 10k SAS 2.5", version FS64, for drive model numbers ST9146803SS (146GB) and ST9300603SS (300GB).
38.0 Seagate 15k SAS 2.5", version HT64, for drive model numbers ST973452SS (146GB) and ST9146852SS (300GB).
39.0 Western Digital 5.4k SATA 3.5", version 1B02, for drive model number GP250RE2ES (1TB).
40.0 Western Digital 7.2k SATA 3.5", version 3B05, for drive model number WDC WD1602ABKS-18N8A0 (

Version

Version SAS_SATA, A28

Release date

12 Jul 2013

Last Updated

12 Jul 2013

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:R288929.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 52KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Added to download list
Go to [{0}]
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
555d730a99e01a63e6f930200658e03b
SHA1:
Not available
SHA-256:
Not available
File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DELL_MULTI-DEVICE_A28_R288929.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 69MB
Format DescriptionThis file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Added to download list
Go to [{0}]
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
2721c072dcebcc41a93e004c3078cbd2
SHA1:
314d5e1b5a44954d67972453fc0d2c5e466b9528
SHA-256:
c2a4652c6cea595316d4d22182716127ca193531ac844cc2f955042a947c5109

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Other versions

SAS_SATA,A27 12 Jul 20131:04:30 PM

Supported Operating Systems

Not Applicable

Applies to

Dell SAS/SATA Hard Drive
SAS Hard Drive Firmware Utility

Installation instructions

Download

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.



1) Click Download now.
The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.

Important Information

"This release is intended for use on drives attached to SAS/ PERC controllers and MD1000, MD1120, MD1200 and MD1220 Enclosures. To update drives attached to MD3000 and MD3000i enclosures, use R283133"

Please note: Only Dell Branded SAS/SCSI and PERC controllers are supported.

On drives attached to PERC5/PERC6 controllers, the first drive to be updated requires a 5 minute delay before firmware flash to begin. Do not power cycle or reboot your system while the update is in progress.

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