Seagate SAS ST3300655SS, ST3146855SS and ST373455SS firmware version S52C.

This release contains firmware version S52C for Seagate 15K.5 SAS 3.5'' 73GB, 146GB and 300GB Hard Drives. Dell Part numbers TN937, HT953 and GY581. Drive models ST3300655SS, ST3146855SS and ST373455SS

Fixes & Enhancements

Improved handled during drive offline condition
Improved drive error recovery for ECC correctable errors
Resolved race condition during drive spin up
Resolved retry errors during format with certify
Fixed condition that caused LED to remain lit when normally would flash
Enhanced DST Error recovery / handling
Adds the DELL(tm) signature


Version S52C, A01


SAS Drive

Release date

05 Jul 2012

Last Updated

10 Oct 2013


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:SAS-Drive_Firmware_NYHRG_WN32_S52C_A01.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 11 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Windows Server 2008 x64
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.6
Suse Linux ES 9
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.7
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2003 x64
Applies to
15K5, SAS3.0, 3.5, 146GB, SGT3, DU
15K5, SAS3.0, 3.5, 300GB, SGT3, DU
15K5, SAS3.0, 3.5, 73GB, SGT3, DU
Installation instructions
Dell Update Package Instructions:


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.


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.
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.

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).