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SSD Firmware Upgrade Question

  1. #1


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    Windows 8.1 x64

    SSD Firmware Upgrade Question


    Hello, I was wondering if upgrading my SSD's Firmware (Kingston HyperX SSD SH103S3) would delete any files that are currently on it? and is it worth it?

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  2. #2


    San Jose - California
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    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64


    The answer is it should not delete any data on it. and is it worth it ? Yes
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  3. #3


    I would verify with Kingston before doing the upgrade. I have an OCZ Vertex 4 and the firmware upgrade I did on that stated it would delete all data on the drive. I did a full drive backup to a separate drive before doing the firmware update, so I was able to recover.
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