Applicable Models

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • SVD13213CXB
  • SVD13213CXW
  • SVD13213CYB
  • SVD13215CDB
  • SVD13215CDW
  • SVD13215CLB
  • SVD13215CLW
  • SVD13215PLB
  • SVD13215PXB
  • SVD13215PXW
  • SVD13217CBB
  • SVD13217CBW
  • SVD13217PSB
  • SVD132190S
  • SVD132190X
  • SVD1321APXB
  • SVD1321APXR
  • SVD1321BPXB
  • SVD1321DCXW

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs an updated version of the SSD (Solid State Drive) Firmware to improve the power saving function.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 8.1 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • EP0000601018.exe

File Version

  • DXT2400Q

File Size

  • 3.51 MB

Release Date

  • 01-07-2014

Before You Start


Important Notes

There is a risk of data loss when updating the firmware. It is strongly recommended that you back up your data before installing this update.

In order for this update to install correctly and function properly, please close all applications and connect to AC power.

  • During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended that you print out these instructions for use as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions

  1. To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  2. Download the EP0000601018.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  3. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the EP0000601018.exe file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. At the "SonyFWUpdater Warning" screen, read and follow the instructions, then click "Yes".
  6. At the "SonyFWUpdater Complete" screen, click "OK".
  7. Shutdown the computer. If you do not completely shutdown the computer, it will not update.
  8. Wait for 60 seconds then turn the computer on.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the SSD Firmware Update is complete.