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SanDisk SSD PLUS 1000GB firmware for linux user

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I recently bought a SanDisk SSD PLUS 1000GB off amazon, but only run linux at home, and have no access to a Windows machine to run Sandisk Dashboard, and it does not detect the SSD under Wine. I've posted the smartctl output below. It claims to be running firmware version UH4400RL, I dont know if this is the latest, but looking around, saw that someone had a 120GB drive running UE4500RL with a significant boost in speed. I dont want to flash a firmware for a different capacity, but cant find a firmware file posted for this model. If anyone could supply such a link, it would be greatly appreciated!


Thank you!


Model number from package: SDSSDA-1T00-G26


Smartctl output:

Device Model:     SanDisk SSD PLUS 1000GB
Serial Number:    -xxxxxxxxx-
LU WWN Device Id: 5 001b44 4a92ade7f
Firmware Version: UH4400RL
User Capacity:    1,000,207,286,272 bytes [1.00 TB]
Sector Size:      512 bytes logical/physical
Rotation Rate:    Solid State Device
Form Factor:      2.5 inches
Device is:        Not in smartctl database [for details use: -P showall]
ATA Version is:   ACS-2 T13/2015-D revision 3
SATA Version is:  SATA 3.2, 6.0 Gb/s (current: 6.0 Gb/s)
Local Time is:    -xxxxxxxxx-
SMART support is: Available - device has SMART capability.
SMART support is: Enabled