Hard drive firmware is software that is embedded in the hardware of a hard drive and controls its operation. It is responsible for managing various functions of the hard drive, including controlling the drive motor, reading and writing data, managing power consumption, and handling error correction. Firmware of a hard drive is programmed by the manufacturer and is not typically user-modifiable. However, in some cases, firmware updates may be released by the manufacturer to fix bugs, improve performance, or add new features to the drive. Firmware can become damaged which may result in data becoming inaccessible.

This website provides data recovery professionals resources to repair firmware thereby allowing data to be recovered.

Model: Serial Number: Family: PCB Number: Interface: Date:
WD10TMVV-11TK7S1 WX51A71K2014 Helios 2060-771754-000 REV A USB 2.0 (Micro) 22 JUL 2011
WD10TMVW-11ZSMS1 WXD1A31S5067 Helios 2060-771737-000 REV A USB 3.0 (Micro) 20 DEC 2012 P
WD10TMVW-11ZSMS1 WXA1A90H0997 Helios 2060-771737-000 REV P1 USB 3.0 (Micro) 25 OCT 2010
WD10TMVW-11ZSMS1 WXD1EA0DY393 Helios 2060-771692-001 REV P1 SATA 18 JAN 2011
WD10TMVW-11ZSMS5 WXM1C52C0082 Helios 2060-771820-000 REV P1 SATA 16 JUN 2012
WD10TMVW-11ZSMS5 WXF1E61WDD01 Helios 2060-771814-001 REV P1 USB 3.0 (Micro) 11 AUG 2011