Driver Details

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.

Alienware Aurora R7 System BIOS

This package provides the System BIOS update and is supported on Alienware Aurora R7 for Windows Operating System.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes:
- Fixed an issue with UEFI variable default value handing.
- Fixed a potential issue with early OROM loading.
- Fixed an issue with SPI flash command configuration.
- Updated chipset SPI flash configuration.
- Updated Intel ME Firmware to address security advisory INTEL-SA-00086 (CVE-2017-5705 & CVE-2017-5708)
- Updated to the latest CPU microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 and associated Intel Reboot issue.

Enhancements:
- Enhanced Dell Diagnostics utility for Intel Optane Memory support.
- Enhanced the USB Boot and UEFI Boot Path Security support.

Version

Version 1.0.7, 1.0.7

Category

BIOS

Release date

22 Feb 2018

Last Updated

22 Feb 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:Alienware_Aurora_R7_1.0.7.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 7 MB
Format Description:This file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from any Windows or MS DOS environment.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
7f3e0297e7f5de8859a720f2ca368a17
SHA1:
7f777c4210b9bbc15f6e0c2199b886d5507a6fcb
SHA-256:
f8005c13540641559f49d9a5ac5247fd3390e896506d661a63a2375900d24e6d

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

Applies to
Alienware Aurora R7
Installation instructions
BIOS Update Executable for Windows

Download
1. Click "Download File", to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Windows System will auto restart and update BIOS while system startup screen.
3. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot to take effect.

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Note 1: Please make sure you suspend BitLocker encryption before updating BIOS on a BitLocker enabled system.
If you don't enable BitLocker on your system you can ignore it.
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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 highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.