BIOS Update [CYCNLi35]

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1/6/2022

Introduction

This download record contains options for updating the BIOS for Intel® NUC Kits NUC8i3CYSM and NUC8i3CYSN.

Available Downloads

  • Windows 10, 64-bit*, Windows 11 Family*
  • Size: 9 MB
  • SHA1: 11D3B4F009C8C7480FE2F57A4BDC81961F01C553
  • OS Independent
  • Size: 10.2 MB
  • SHA1: 0292D9525C1778E2D32B4495301325F724ACB82B
  • OS Independent
  • Size: 8.7 MB
  • SHA1: FB883CF28C10A700C4B612E21DAB501D96B46564
  • OS Independent
  • Size: 8.7 MB
  • SHA1: FC0260D50AD37269A1262B21CDED243D0232A7BB

Detailed Description

Purpose
This download record provides options for updating the BIOS for Intel® NUC Kits NUC8i3CYSM and NUC8i3CYSN. You only need to download one.

The readme includes BIOS update instructions for advanced users. If you need complete step-by-step instructions on how to use each of these BIOS update methods, refer to BIOS update instructions.

Which file should I choose?

  • Express BIOS update [CYCNLi35.86A.0052.EB.msi] - Self-extracting Windows*-based update file, designed to be used on Windows systems.
  • Recovery BIOS update [CY0052.bio] - A .BIO file to be used for F7 BIOS Update method or a BIOS recovery process. In the unlikely event that a BIOS update is interrupted, it's possible the BIOS may be left in an unusable state. Use the recovery BIOS update to recover from this condition. It requires a USB flash device.
  • iFlash BIOS update [CYCNLi35.86A.0052.BI.zip] - A DOS-based utility to update the BIOS regardless of operating system. It requires a USB flash device or CD.
  • UEFI BIOS update [CYCNLi35.86A.0052.UEFI.zip] - Allows updating of the BIOS from the EFI shell. It requires a USB flash device.

What’s new in this release?
See the release notes for installation instructions, supported hardware, what's new, bug fixes, and known issues in this BIOS version.

Optional: The UQI list file included in this record provides UQI values that can be used by Intel® Integrator Toolkit and VCUST.

Not sure if this is the right BIOS for your Intel® NUC?
Run Intel® Driver & Support Assistant to automatically detect updates.

Related topic
Troubleshooting BIOS Issues

Automatic Driver and Software Updates

Identify your products and install Intel driver and software updates for your Windows* system.