This BIOS update has been issued following the reported Nvidia G84 and G86 defective video cards.
Dell recommends that you flash your system BIOS. This BIOS update modifies the fan profile to help regulate GPU temperature fluctuations. Note: if you are already experiencing video-related issues like:
* Multiple images
* Random characters on the screen
* Lines on the screen
* No video ,updating the BIOS will not correct them. Dell will provide support for customers who have experienced GPU failure according to the terms of the system warranty.
These BIOS updates will help reduce the likelihood of GPU issues. New systems are being shipped with the updated BIOS revisions. Here's the list of the latest BIOS versions. Click on the links below to download them.
It is highly recommended to always use the most recent driver version available.
Do not forget to check with our site as often as possible in order to stay updated on the latest drivers, software and games.
Try to set a system restore point before installing a device driver. This will help if you installed a wrong driver. Problems can arise when your hardware device is too old or not supported any longer.