North & South America

  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Mexico
  • United States


  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom

Asia & Oceania

  • Australia
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Malaysia
  • New Zealand
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam

Middle East & Africa

  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • South Africa
  • UAE

Thunderbolt SSD Support

Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD icon

Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD Firmware Update 1.1

What’s new?

  • improved performance when writing compressed data
  • improved recovery after sudden loss of power


This update requires a Mac equipped with a Thunderbolt™-port and an internal or external SuperDrive. If you don’t have access to a setup meeting these criteria, please contact Elgato Technical Support via


Before applying this firmware update, please make sure you have a backup of all your data that is stored on the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD. Elgato can assume no responsibility for your data.

Please do not disconnect the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD or manually shut down your Mac during the firmware update procedure. If you experience any problem with updating your firmware, please contact Elgato Technical Support via

Update Instructions

To update the Firmware on your Thunderbolt™ SSD, please refer to the PDF instructions within the downloaded file.


If you need further help please get in contact with our support team.