Do I need the crucial m4 firmware or not ? Tags: SSD Firmware Crucial Storage Last response: January 18, 2012 7:17 PM in Storage Share fuggles January 18, 2012 6:09:16 PM do I need it ? More about : crucial firmware | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Chainzsaw January 18, 2012 6:29:31 PM I believe the crucial m4 bug affected only the 60GB versions. Do you have a 60GB version? If not, don't bother. | Report abuse JustSomeJoe January 18, 2012 6:52:52 PM If you mean the latest 0309 update then yes; if you read the release notes it addresses a lock-up issue after 5180 hours or use. | Report abuse fuggles January 18, 2012 7:04:25 PM JustSomeJoe said:If you mean the latest 0309 update then yes; if you read the release notes it addresses a lock-up issue after 5180 hours or use. i tried to install it its just an ISO file it wont install | Report abuse Chainzsaw January 18, 2012 7:17:43 PM ISO is basically an image of a CD. Burn it to a CD. Heres a handy guide from Crucial: http://edge.crucial.com/firmware/m4/0309/ProductFlyer-l... BTW i was wrong - the crucial firmware update should be done regardless. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Do I need the crucial m4 firmware or not ?> Related ressources: ForumCheck Firmware of Crucial M4 ForumCrucial M4 128GB Firmware upgrade problems. 0002-0009 ForumSlow Windows Boot Times with Crucial M4 SSD ForumPA/NJ Crucial M4 new 256GB 150.00 ForumCrucial M4 vs OCZ Vector 128gb ForumM4 Crucial 64gb Freezing ForumCrucial M4 Failure - BS Answer from Customer Support? ForumCrucial M4 128GB vs Samsung 830 128GB ForumOCZ vertex 3 120GB vs Agility 4 128GB vs Crucial M4 128GB ForumCrucial M4 512GB ForumUnable to secure erase - Crucial M4 SSD ForumCrucial M4 SSD - Random BSOD and freezing ForumSamsung 830 or Crucial M4 ForumCrucial M4 128GB benchmarks a bit low Forum120GB : "OCZ Vertex 3" vs " Crucial M4 " vs "Corsair Force Series GT" ForumCrucial M4 - Getting 3GB/s speeds instead of 6GB/s speeds? Forum128GB Crucial M4 SSD (Poor Benchmark) Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumNeed help with Hard Drives and OS ForumNeed help deciding on a SSD More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !