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.

XPS 12 - XPS 9Q23 System BIOS

This package provides the BIOS update for Dell XPS 9Q23 running the following Operating Systems: Windows

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
--Update to the latest CPU microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 and associated Intel Reboot issue.
Enhancements
--None

Version

Version A09, A09

Category

BIOS

Release date

27 Mar 2018

Last Updated

27 Mar 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:9Q23_A09W.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 10 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:
8f21cdf51b747134d6d7271fc2204ea9
SHA1:
16e27d6b7b468bd89d2efd540485061e6fcab5de
SHA-256:
5ed454c6e280871c04813a2ed3db388b31f91c963f7db78b178dc7dc2fd420ef

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

Applies to
Dell XPS 9Q23
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.

Note: 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.
Important Information
1) Executable files to flash BIOS & EC in Windows mode.
2) Please do insert battery & adapter before you flash BIOS.
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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.