BIOS Update for Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits - LAPQC71x [QCCFL357]



This download record provides options for updating the Intel® Aptio* V UEFI Firmware of Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits.

Available Downloads

  • Windows 10, 64-bit*, Windows 11*
  • Size: 9.1 MB
  • SHA1: 576A26A796B33D04784BB587B28E0CD2A79936FA
  • OS Independent
  • Size: 17 MB
  • SHA1: 177AF831189526A5510026E9A4249F5D3980923B
  • OS Independent
  • Size: 8.4 MB
  • SHA1: CD240C8D199307F2BB3D37350A9D5078AC083DDD

Detailed Description

This download record provides options for updating the BIOS of Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits.

Which file to choose?

  • Express BIOS Update [QCCFL357.0142.EBU.exe] - Self-extracting Windows*-based update file, designed to be used on Windows systems.
  • F7 BIOS update [QC0142.CAP] - A .CAP file to be used for the F7 BIOS Update method. It requires a USB flash device.
  • BIOS Recovery [] - 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. Follow the recovery instructions in the Readme file. 

New Features/Fixes

  • Fixed: Issue, where the system wouldn’t enter hibernate when it was set to 180 min.
  • Updated: The EC to version: 1.32.09, which fixes an issue where the fn key wouldn’t function.
  • Fixed: Issue where the keyboard backlight turned off during boot.
  • Updated: ME to


  • The Intel® Aptio* V Integrator Tools are designed to assist integrators (who usually work in manufacturing or enterprise environment) with the process of BIOS/SMBIOS customization, OEM Windows* product key injection (OEM Activation 3.0, OA3), changing the Logo, and so on of Intel® NUC AptioV based products.
  • The readme file includes BIOS update instructions for advanced users. You can also find detailed step-by-step instructions on how to use each of these BIOS update methods.
  • See the release notes for installation instructions, supported hardware, what's new, bug fixes, and known issues in this BIOS version.  

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