Surface Studio gets its first firmware updates

2 minute read

Home » News » Surface Studio gets its first firmware updates

Microsoft has rolled out the first batch of firmware updates for both the Surface Studio and Surface Pro 4. Here’s what has changed with the version 117.1394.768.0 of the firmware.

Surface Studio

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M: 21.21.13.7620 – Reduces time to wake from sleep and improves compatibility with the latest games.
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M: 21.21.13.7620 – Reduces time to wake from sleep and improves compatibility with the latest games.
  • Surface UEFI: 117.1394.768.0 – Improves time to wake up from sleep and speech recognition accuracy.
  • Intel(R) Smart Sound Technology (Intel(R) SST) OED: 8.20.0.968 – Improves reliability of Skype call audio and notification alerts.
  • Intel(R) Smart Sound Technology (Intel(R) SST) Audio Controller: 8.20.0.968 – Improves reliability of Skype call audio and notification alerts.
  • Intel(R) Ethernet Connection (2) l219-LM: 12.15.23.8 – Improves Ethernet connection stability.

Surface Pro 4

  • Surface Pro 4 Firmware Update: 2.0.302.0 improves keyboard stability.
  • Intel Precise Touch Device: 1.2.0.78 disables touch when cover is closed.
  • Surface Integration Service Device: 1.0.241.0 improves battery life during sleep.
  • Surface Integration: 1.0.121.0 improves battery life during sleep.
  • Update Driver for Surface Toshiba Storage Firmware: 1.1.617.0 improves storage performance.
  • Surface Embedded Controller Firmware: 103.1414.256.0 adds support for an upcoming product release.
  • Surface System Aggregator: 103.1413.258.0 adds support for an upcoming product release.
  • Unified Extensible Firmware Interface for Surface: 106.1414.768.0 improves system stability.

Microsoft rolls out the new updates via the Windows Update service. If you’ve received the firmware updates already, let us know in the comments about any significant performance boost to your PC.

RELATED STORIES YOU NEED TO CHECK OUT:

Discussions

Next up

This program is blocked by Group Policy [QUICK GUIDE]

Alexandra Miu avatar. By: Alexandra Miu
2 minute read

Have you ever encountered This program is blocked by Group Policy error on your PC? Fortunately for you, this error is relatively simple to fix, […]

Continue Reading

The 14 best firewall devices to protect your home network

Milan Stanojevic avatar. By: Milan Stanojevic
18 minute read

Although the Internet offers an abundance of information, many users are concerned about their security online. Most routers offer solid firewall protection, but if you […]

Continue Reading

This MS Excel vulnerability embeds malicious payloads remotely

Madalina Dinita By: Madalina Dinita
2 minute read

Millions of home users and businesses rely on Microsoft Excel to keep track of their expenditures and income, plan their budgets and take care of […]

Continue Reading