Toshiba Solid State Drive Firmware Update for KXG50ZNV256G / KXG50ZNV512G / KXG50ZNV1T02
This package contains the firmware for Toshiba KXG50ZNV256G 256GB, KXG50ZNV512G 512GB and KXG50ZNV1T02 1TB non-SED M.2 2280, Revision AADA4107. Storage firmware is a microcode that is embedded on storage devices such as hard drives or solid-state drives. The firmware manages the functionality of the devices. It is supported on Alienware, Inspiron, Latitude, OptiPlex, Precision, Vostro, and XPS systems that run Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 operating systems. It fixes the issue where an error message occurs when the drive is not detected and improves the performance of the solid-state drive (SSD).
Fixes & Enhancements
Fixes: - Fixed the issue where an error message occurs when the drive is not detected.
Enhancements: - Improved the performance of the solid-state drive (SSD).
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.
Note: It is recommended to back up the data in the system and close all open applications. It is also recommended to connect the power cable if it is not a desktop and disconnect all external storage devices.
Firmware upgrade through the Windows utility
Download 1. Click Download File to download the file. 2. When download is complete, execute the downloaded file to unzip to your drive. 3. The file explorer opens pointing to the directory containing the download package. Take note of the path.
Upgrade Procedure 1. Close all open applications and save your work before the firmware update process. 2. Go to the location where you have downloaded the package. 3. Right-click on the file that is named XG5-AADA4107-64bit and select Run as administrator to run the file with administrator privilege. 4. Review the License Agreement. If you agree with it, click I ACCEPT and then click Next >. Tips: You can save End User License Agreement (EULA) by clicking Save EULA as Text. 5. The Welcome window is displayed with a warning message at the bottom. Read the warning message carefully and click Next > to continue. 6. A window is displayed where you can select the solid-state drive (SSD) to be updated. You can select only those SSDs that are targeted for this update on the FW Update Tool. 7. Check the box next to applicable SSDs to target. Click Next > to continue. 8. Before You Begin window is displayed at this stage. Read the instructions carefully. If complied, check the box for Yes, I did and click Next > to continue. 9. Firmware update operation is initiated automatically. Once the update completion message is displayed, click Shutdown to shut down the system. 10. Since the shutdown is initiated through FW update utility, below warning message is displayed before it shuts down. If your system has unsaved data, save everything and close all applications respectively. If the system does not shut down automatically, shut it down manually.
New firmware is applied when you power on the system. To confirm whether the firmware update was successful, repeat the upgrade procedure steps from 1 to 6. Present firmware version is displayed against Current Firmware.
It is recommended that you back up the data in the system before performing this update. Do not interrupt your system during the firmware upgrade process. If the firmware upgrade process is interrupted, the solid-state drive may not function properly.