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:
WD10JPVT-75A1YT0 WX71C3240031 Firebird 2060-771823-000 REV A SATA 23 MAY 2012
WD5000LPCX-00VHAT0 WXF1EB6DC74V HubLT2 2060-800025-001 REV P2 SATA 11 MAY 2017
WD5000LPCX-22VHAT0 WX51A87L4L56 HubLT2 2060-800025-001 REV P2 SATA 04 SEP 2017