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SKC300S3 - Solid-State Drive SSDNow Firmware update

Firmware Update: Rev. 526ABBF0

Part Numbers:
KC300S37A/60G, SKC300S37A/120G, SKC300S37A/180G, SKC300S37A/240G, SKC300S37A/480G

Description:

We have improved the firmware for the SKC300S37A drive. We recommend that you apply this update if you are experiencing issues with your drive. For information related to the 526ABBF0 Firmware improvements, please see the "Release Notes” located below. As with any firmware update, we recommend that you back up your data prior to applying the firmware revision.

This 526ABBF0 Firmware update is designed for Windows 8.1, 8, 7 SP1, Vista SP2 and XP SP3. Your SATA controller must be configured for AHCI mode within the BIOS and you must connect the drive to a native SATA port. Third-party SATA ports are not supported when updating your firmware.

For Windows 8.1, 8, 7 and Vista users, the utility must be run in the OS as "Administrator". The update procedures are included in your download.

FIRMWARE AND FIRMWARE UPDATES ARE PROVIDED AT KINGSTON’S DISCRETION IN CONNECTION WITH CERTAIN KINGSTON PRODUCTS. THE FIRMWARE AND FIRMWARE UPDATES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND ARE USED AT YOUR SOLE RISK WITH NO WARRANTIES, CLAIMS, OR REPRESENTATIONS FROM KINGSTON WHATSOEVER.

KINGSTON EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, WITH RESPECT TO THE FIRMWARE AND FIRMWARE UPDATES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR USE FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

KINGSTON DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE FIRMWARE OR FIRMWARE UPDATES WILL ALWAYS BE AVAILABLE, ACCESSIBLE, UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR ERROR-FREE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS OR OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED WITHIN THE FIRMWARE.

NO LICENCE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, BY ESTOPPEL OR OTHERWISE, TO ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IS GRANTED BY ALLOWING THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY FIRMWARE AND/OR FIRMWARE UPDATE, EXCEPT AS PROVIDED HEREIN.

BY DOWNLOADING THIS SOFTWARE, YOU AGREE TO ACCEPT THE AFOREMENTIONED TERMS.

To begin your download, select the appropriate file from below.

Downloads:

Windows 8.1, 8, 7 SP1, Vista SP2 and XP SP3:
Download Firmware for All Capacities

Release Notes

Firmware Update procedure (Windows)


Frequently Asked Questions

Can I connect the SSD to a Windows 7 computer using an external enclosure to update the firmware?

I connected my SSD to a Windows 7 computer as a secondary drive but when I attempt to update the firmware, my computer freezes. Why?

Where can I find the firmware version that the drive came with?

The firmware update utility will not see my drive. It states "No SandForce drives found" or "No Kingston drives found". How do I resolve this?