If you have a Samsung PM851 Solid State Drive then the following driver will upgrade the firmware on your computer. You should always check that you have the latest firmware so also check the Samsung website. This firmware was released on 23 Jan 2017 and it is currently the latest firmware for the PM851 SSD from Samsung. This is also known as version EXT08D0Q, A00 for the Samsung update.
Samsung PM851 Solid State Drive
If you are having issues then see the article on the Intel SSD problems as you might also experience the same issues with a Samsung driver when using a Windows 10 operating system. This software will work on a number of Windows operating system. The SSD driver file for Windows 10 is also very important and not only the Samsung software. A few issues had occurred with other drives in early 2010 with the Windows 10 updates.
Note the date on the version and also check your Samsung SSD date. If you are having a driver issue with Windows 10 then you should read the article listed above with the Intel SSD and the Windows 10 driver issues. The Samsung software can operate on the following operating systems:
Supported Operating Systems
- Windows 7, 32-bit / 64-bit
- Windows 8, 32-bit / 64-bit
- Windows 8.1, 32-bit / 64-bit
- Windows 10, 32-bit / 64-bit