Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from the power source while updating the BIOS as this could harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you may briefly see a black screen.

Before updating, please read the installation instructions and important information noted below.

Dell XPS 15 9560 System BIOS

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This package contains the BIOS update for Dell XPS 15 9560 system that runs the Windows operating systems. BIOS is a firmware that is embedded on a small memory chip on the system board. It controls the keyboard, monitor, disk drives and other devices. This update addresses the Intel security advisories INTEL-SA-00213 and INTEL-SA-00233. The security advisory is an official statement when a product is impacted by a security vulnerability and a remedy is available.
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XPS_15_9560_1.15.0.exe

File Format: Flash BIOS executable
File Name: XPS_15_9560_1.15.0.exe
File Size: 9.73 MB
Format Description
This 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.
MD5:
78ab93cdde243784d8623314c9d91622
SHA1:
366c452d41e1e20f5c2c69a01246b7450f762211
SHA-256:
25717be1edbd4de66bf72ca88a2c8c04ad79e0ace189b32cd67b197b2d98de89

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes:
- Removed the pre-boot Intel RST Manager Optimized Defaults option.
- Firmware updates to address security advisories INTEL-SA-00233(CVE-2018-12126, CVE-2018-12127, CVE-2018-12130 and CVE-2019-11091)
- Firmware updates to address security advisory INTEL-SA-00213 (CVE-2019-0086, CVE-2019-0091 and CVE-2019-0093)
- Fixed the issue where BitLocker may prompt for recovery if Auto Power On option in BIOS setup is set to wake up the system at a specific time.
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Version

1.15.0, 1.15.0

Release date

27 Jun 2019

Download Type

System BIOS

Category

BIOS

Importance

Urgent
Dell Technologies highly recommends applying this important update as soon as possible. The update contains critical bug fixes and changes to improve functionality, reliability, and stability of your Dell system. It may also include security fixes and other feature enhancements.

Additional details

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1.24.024 Sep 2021
1.23.129 Jul 2021
1.22.124 Mar 2021
1.21.020 Nov 2020
1.20.009 Sep 2020
1.19.219 Jun 2020
1.18.027 Dec 2019
1.16.007 Aug 2019
1.14.327 May 2019
1.12.123 Oct 2018
1.11.029 Aug 2018
1.10.113 Jul 2018
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1.7.118 Feb 2018
1.6.212 Dec 2017
1.5.015 Sep 2017
1.4.001 Sep 2017
1.3.430 Jun 2017
1.3.312 May 2017
Precision 5520 System BIOS
Updating the BIOS from Windows

Note 1: Before updating the BIOS, ensure that you suspend BitLocker encryption on a BitLocker-enabled system. If BitLocker is not enabled on your system, you can ignore this step.
Note 2: Do not turn off the power or interrupt the BIOS update process during the update.

Download and Installation
1. Click Download File, to download the file.
2. Click Save to save the file to your hard drive.
3. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
The system restarts automatically and updates the BIOS at the system startup screen. After the BIOS update is complete, system restarts again.

Updating the BIOS from DOS (Non-Windows users)

Note 1: Before updating the BIOS, ensure that you suspend BitLocker encryption on a BitLocker-enabled system. If BitLocker is not enabled on your system, you can ignore this step.
Note 2: Do not turn off power or interrupt the BIOS update process during the update.

Installation
Note: You must provide a bootable USB drive. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Copy the downloaded file to a bootable USB drive.
2. Power on the system and then Press the F12 key.
3. Select USB Storage Device and boot to the DOS prompt.
4. Run the file by typing following command. For example:
C:\ XPS_15_9560_X.Y.Z.exe
Where C is the drive letter of the USB device where the executable file is located and XPS_15_9560_X.Y.Z.exe is the name of the downloaded file.
The system restarts automatically and updates the BIOS at the system startup screen. After the BIOS update is complete, system restarts again.

Need help with BIOS issues?

Find a solution in Dell's BIOS troubleshooting and usage guide.

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