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Getting you straight to the information you need on Samsung SSDs and technologies.

Samsung recommends users to use the latest firmware and software.
Please conduct routine firmware and software updates to the latest version in order to improve user experience,
including user's operational stability of device and performance optimization.





  • Samsung NVMe™ Driver (2)

    This driver supports Samsung NVMe™ SSD 970 PRO, 970 EVO, 970 EVO Plus, 960 PRO, 960 EVO and 950 PRO.

    NVMe™ Driver Installation Guide

    * Notice : The driver supports Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.
    Recommended minimum system configuration is Intel Haswell Refresh Processor, 2GB RAM, 50MB free disk space and UEFI Bios v2.3.
    * Enhanced security for installation



  • Portable SSD Software Compatibility Troubleshooting Guide for MacOS

    For information on troubleshooting, please download the following guide or refer to the steps below.

    Portable SSD Software Compatibility Troubleshooting Guide for MacOS


    macOS security policies are continuously updated, so some users may encounter software that is not distributed by Apple incompatible with macOS. Portable SSD Software included in Samsung Portable SSDs may run into such incompatibility issue.


    A "System Extension Blocked" message appears when installing Samsung Portable SSD Software.

    System Extension Blocked Alert Image on the Mac OS
    Example of error message

    “No Samsung Portable SSD is connected.” message appears even though the Samsung Portable SSD Software has been installed on the device running macOS

    Warning alert pop-up image to alert Samsung Portable SSD is disconnected from Mac OS
    Example of error message

    Troubleshooting Guide

    The issues vary depending on the macOS version. If you encounter a problem when running the Samsung Portable SSD software on macOS, please follow the steps below:

    1. Check which version of macOS your system is running and whether you have the latest version1 of the Portable SSD Software (version 1.6.6 or higher).

    The latest version of the Portable SSD Software can be found at
    Please note that the software for the T7 Touch and T7 is different from the software for previous generations of portable SSD (T5, X5, and lower).

    1 Please refer to the following link for more details on how to find out your macOS version -

    2. Change software settings in your system running macOS in order to use the software.

    Open "Security & Privacy" in the "System Preferences" menu.

    Click the "Allow" button next to the message, “System software from developer "Samsung Electronics" was blocked from loading”.

    Image adjusting the security and the privacy settings, when Samsung Portable SSD is disconnected from the Mac OS.
    Security & Privacy settings

    Re-connect your Portable SSD to the device running macOS system and execute the Samsung Portable SSD Software.

    3. If the problem continues, delete and re-install the Samsung Portable SSD Software.

    4. If the problem does not get resolved even after following the troubleshooting guidelines, please contact an authorized Samsung service center.



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Samsung SSD Magician Software

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