Driver Details


XPS 8500,VOSTRO 470 A10 BIOS for Windows 8

Fixes & Enhancements

Update Dell diagnostic tool.


Version A10, A10



Release date

02 Mar 2013

Last Updated

14 Mar 2013


Available formats

File Format:Non-Packaged
File Name:A10.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 7 MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of a BIOS-executable file. To use it, download the file and copy it to a DOS-bootable USB flash drive, then boot the system to the USB flash drive and run the program.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

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

Applies to
Dell XPS 8500 / Vostro 470
Installation instructions
1. Boot into Windows.
2. Copy A10.EXE onto your desktop.
3. Execute A10.EXE by double click it.
4. Click Update when BIOS Update Program dialogbox pop up.
5. Make sure you don't interrupt the update process.
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

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This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).