SK Hynix Solid State Drive Firmware Update

This package contains the firmware for SK Hynix SC210 family of Solid State Drives, Revision 20002L00, and is supported on Alienware, Inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Precision, Vostro, and XPS models that run Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 operating systems. The package improves driver power management stability.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes:
- Fixed some SSD related failure in order to improve driver power management stability

Enhancements:
- Not Applicable

Version

Version 20002L00s, A02

Category

Serial ATA

Release date

26 Feb 2016

Last Updated

31 Aug 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:SC210_20002L00s_ZPE.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 14 MB
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.
MD5:
d1155746d3167e61d81397160829b288
SHA1:
ed310fd1e4f7bbcf6f70545d044b2b3a83859cbd
SHA-256:
793634fe553fdbfcf1eae0bd6937fb4dba5de435e438a4c4d9ac70b07f90320d

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

Version
20002L00s,A01 21 Dec 20159:39:23 AM
Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows 8, 32-bit
Windows 8, 64-bit
Windows 8.1, 32-bit
Windows 8.1, 64-bit
Windows 10, 32-bit
Windows 10, 64-bit
Applies to
HYNIX SC210 128G 7MM SSD (CLASS 20)
HYNIX SC210 128G MSATA SSD (CLASS 20)
HYNIX SC210 256G 7MM SSD (CLASS 20)
HYNIX SC210 256G MSATA SSD (CLASS 20)
HYNIX SC210 512G 7MM SSD (CLASS 20)
Installation instructions
Download

1. Click Download File and follow the remaining prompts to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Run to unzip the download package into your hard drive.
3. The file explorer opens pointing to the directory containing the download package. Take note of the path.

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ATTENTION
1. Backup the SSD.
2. Switch to AC Power

Firmware upgrade through the Windows utility

Procedure
1. Go to the directory containing the download package as noted above.
2. Run the firmware update utility with administrator privilege (right-click on the executable, then select "Run as administrator").
3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
4. Select the target SSD for firmware upgrade.
5. Click on "FW Update" button.
6. Follow the on-screen instructions.
7. DO NOT interrupt the firmware update. A dialog box appears when the firmware update is completed.
8. Reboot your system.

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Firmware upgrade using the bootable image

1. An ISO image is provided in the download package. Use that image to create a bootable USB thumb drive. You may want to consider using UNetBootin
2. Boot the system from the USB thumb drive created in Step 1.
3.Your PC boots up with Linux booting screen and it displays SSDs that connected to your PC.
4. The FW update tool seeks SK Hynix SC210 SSD. If the tool find a SK Hynix SC210, it beings the update automatically, if not it displays an error message.
5. After successful FW update, PC shuts down after about 10 seconds.

1. Prepare a USB thumb drive
(1) USB storage and ISO image Writer(like UNetBootin) are needed for updating SSD FW with this package.
(2) Run unetbootin-windows-608.exe
(3) Check 'DiskImage' button and select path to ISO file using the ' ... ' option button.
(4) If USB Drive is ready, then UNetbooin shows the driver letter.
(5) Select OK to copy ISO bootable image to USB thumb drive
(6) Once installation is completed, follow the next steps on UNetbootin Window.



*Installation Instructions:
For the detail usage of this package, refer to the attached Update Tool Manual.
Important Information
1. Backup data in the SSD, or at least make copies of all important files stored in the SSD before executing this firmware update.
2. No data loss is expected if the firmware update is executed properly according to the update instructions.
3. Data loss or system malfunction may result if the firmware update process is interrupted for any reason.
4. This firmware update shall be executed entirely at your own risk.
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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.

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).