Driver Details

PLDS DH-8B2SH SATA 8X BD-RE Firmware Update

This package provides the PLDS DH-8B2SH SATA HH 8X BD-RE Firmware Update and is supported on Precision, XPS Desktop, Alienware Desktop, Vostro Desktop, OptiPlex and Inspiron Desktop models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Not Applicable.

- Enhanced the Blu-ray media playback compatibility.
- Enhanced the compatibility of DVD-R DL.
- Enhanced the compatibility of Blu-ray media.


Version SD11, A01


Removable Storage

Release date

20 Apr 2011

Last Updated

21 Mar 2014



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 3MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
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Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP, 64-bit

Applies to


Installation instructions

Hard Drive Installation (File Extractions Only) Instructions

1. Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or Save this program to your hard drive.

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

Important Information

1. Please close other applications before updating.
2. While the firmware is updating, please don't turn off the computer.
3. Please reboot the computer after the firmware update is completed.
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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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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).