So is there any way to do this update on a Mac? I haven't see any success in this thread on a Mac.
Apparently not. So it's firmware for mac, that can't be run on a mac!
Nice one, Sandisk.
Finally! Check here for a USB installer that, get this, works.
+1 ! Process works with USB Boot Key with firmware 1411.
Macbook pro 8,2 2011 + 480GB
Thanks sandisk for your efforts.
+1 here also. Thanks you Sandisk, my machine now works as it should!