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Firmware Update available for Surface Pro 4 and SurfaceBook

Microsoft released firmware updates for the following Surface products this week:

Surface Book

  • HD Graphics 520 driver update (v20.19.15.4308) addresses some display issues, including some scenarios that result in screen flickering.
  • Display audio driver update (v8.20.0.659) supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.
  • Surface Embedded Controller Firmware update (v88.855.257.0) improves system stability.
  • Surface System Aggregator Firmware update (v88.853.258.0) improves the keyboard and trackpad experience.
  • Surface Pen Settings driver (v10.0.302.0) adds support for future functionality on Windows 10.

Surface Pro 4

  • HD Graphics 520 driver update (v20.19.15.4308) addresses some display issues, including some scenarios that result in screen flickering.
  • Display audio driver update (v8.20.0.659) supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.
  • Surface Embedded Controller Firmware update (v103.855.257.0) improves system stability.
  • Surface Pen Settings driver update (v10.0.302.0) adds support for future functionality on Windows 10.

Surface Pro 3: Firmware Update

Microsoft has released a second firmware update for the SP3 for September including the following:

  • Surface Pro System Aggregator Firmware update (v3.9.650.0) improves booting time experience and enhances the system reliability while docked.
  • Wireless Network Controller and Bluetooth driver update (v15.68.9030.41) improves the wireless network connectivity and stability.
  • Surface Integration driver update (v2.0.1209.0) ensures when using a custom power plan that the selected plan will not revert to the default balanced power plan when installing a Windows Update.
  • Microsoft Docking Station Audio Device driver update (v1.31.35.10) improves audio experience when no external speakers are connected to a Surface Pro 3 Docking Station so that Surface Pro 3 internal speakers are used.
  • Management Engine Interface driver update (v11.0.0.1157) improves the system stability.

Firmware update for Surface Pro 3 released

Microsoft has released an update for the SP3: “System Firmware Update – 9/15/2015”, a USB 3.0 Card Reader driver update (v10.0.10240.31217) improving the system power usage when an SD card is inserted.

Firmware update available for Surface Pro 3

Microsoft has released an update to the HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.15.4256) improves graphics performance and stability on Windows 10. You can get the update through Updates and security:

HD Update

Firmware updates released for v2/v3 Microsoft Surface models

Microsoft has issued firmware updates for Surface 3, Surface Pro 3 and  Surface Pro 2 model. These updates include drivers for Windows 10 and a cumulative update can be downloaded from Microsoft Here.

Surface Pro 3, Surface 3 June firmware updates

Surface 3 Pro 3

This week Microsoft is releasing Firmware updates for both Surface 3 models. The Surface 3 Pro is receiving an update to its UEFI (new version is 3.11.950.0), adding support for new Windows 10 features, updates to the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth drivers (version 15.68.3091.193) which are meant to improve stability and connectivity, including download speeds, as well as an update to the AHCI controller driver (new version is 9.4.0.1028)

The Surface 3 is receiving four updates which improve the audio performance and experience (new Audio Device driver version is 603.9600.2563.61816), the camera’s photo and video quality (new Camera driver version is 20.9600.3444.120), and display stability and graphics performance (new HD Graphics driver version is 10.18.14.4175). The fourth driver update is for Surface Pen Settings (new driver version is 4.0.112.1).

May Updates for Surface Pro line

This week there are Surface Pro specific hardware updates available:

Surface Pro 3

The following updates will be listed as “System Firmware Update – 5/19/2015″ in Windows Update.

Surface Pro 3 UEFI update (v3.11.850.0) includes changes needed for compatibility with the updated graphics driver noted below.

HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.14.4170) improves graphics performance and includes better Miracast (wireless display) support.

Display Audio driver update (v6.16.00.3172) improves audio experience and supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.

Surface Pro 2

The following updates will be listed as “System Firmware Update – 5/19/2015″ in Windows Update.

Surface Pro UEFI update (v2.5.250.0) includes changes needed for compatibility with the updated graphics driver noted below.

HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.14.4170) improves graphic performance and includes better Miracast (wireless display) support.

Display Audio driver update (v6.16.00.3172) improves audio experience and supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.

Microsoft Surface 3 firmware update released

Surface_FirmYesterday Microsoft released a second Surface Pro 3 update for the month of March. You will probably find the update ready to install but if not you can manually check for the update by following the instructions below. This business focused firmware update adds support for enterprise disk encryption, enhances the advanced configuration settings for device security, and adds configurable support from the Windows OS for provisioning scenarios.

Step 1: Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and tap Settings.
(If you’re using a mouse, point to upper-right corner of screen, move the mouse pointer down, and click Settings.)
Step 2: Tap or click Change PC settings, and tap or click Update and recovery.
Step 3: Tap or click Check now.
Step 4: If there are updates available, tap or click View details.
Step 5: Tap or click to select the updates you want to install, and tap or click Install.
You will need to restart Surface after the updates have been installed.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3: Firmware update available

Surface Pen Settings driver update (v3.0.64.0) enables new functionality and features for the Surface app found in the Windows Store. You can install this update from Windows updates on your Surface.

Surface Pro 3 Firmware updates available

This months Microsoft updates include the following updates for the Surface Pro 3:

  • Surface Pro UEFI update (v3.11.450.0) adds support for updated HD Graphics Family driver.
  • HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.14.4029) enhances display stability and performance, improves user experience when using Miracast adapters. Improves compatibility with DisplayPort monitors and daisy chaining.
  • Wireless Network Controller and Bluetooth driver update (v15.68.3073.151) addresses connectivity issues while Hyper-V is enabled. Adds an advanced feature to control the 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz band preference.
  • Surface Home Button driver update (v2.0.1179.0) ensures compatibility with the Surface Hub app.
  • Microsoft Docking Station Audio Device driver update (v1.31.35.7) improves the user experience while using the Surface Pro 3 Docking Station so that sound is available when a speaker is not connected to the docking station.

Source: Microsoft Surface Update History