Samsung SW-248F 48X CDRW, v.R603, A02

Firmware update for "Samsung SW 248F 48X CDRW Drive" Dell P/N 2X480 & 1X764.

Fixes & Enhancements

Firmware upgrade resolves the following issues:

Error when attempting to write to Ultra Speed CDRW media.

Error message when attemting to write to 90 minute CD-R media.

Other write related issues resolved.


Version R603, A02


Removable Storage

Release date

18 Jun 2003

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R61056.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 653 KB
Format Description:This 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 98
Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Applies to
SW-248F 48X CDRW
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for R61056.EXE:

This is a Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility. Follow the instructions
below to execute.

1. Unzip the files to a directory on your hard drive (by double clicking on
the downloaded file).

2. Double click on the flash utility (SFDNWIN306.4.exe).

3. Click on "Download File Open" button at left corner.

4. Click on R603dell.bin. Click on open.

5. Click on "Start Download" button at middle.

6. Click on okay.

7. System will restart after flash is complete.
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 the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.