Microsoft is rolling out a series of new firmware and driver updates for Microsoft Surface Book 3 users. The new firmware updates bring battery improvements, fixes uninstallation issues in low power state and more.
This is probably the last firmware update of the year for Surface Book 3 users and is available to those running Windows 10 version 1903 or greater. Here is what's new:
Windows Update History Name
Device Manager Name
Version and Update
|Intel – SoftwareComponent – 18.104.22.168||Intel® iCLS Client – Software components|| |
|Intel – System – 2031.15.0.1743||Intel® Management Engine Interface -System devices|| |
|Intel® – Extension – 1922.214.171.1240||(Intel® Management Engine Extension) – no Device Manager notes|| |
|Surface – HIDClass – 126.96.36.199||Surface Hid Mini Driver – Human Interface Devices|| |
|Surface – System – 188.8.131.52||Surface Integration Service Device – System devices|| |
|Surface – Firmware – 13.0.1594.2||Surface ME – Firmware|| |
|Surface – Firmware – 184.108.40.206||Surface UEFI – Firmware|| |
|Surface – Firmware – 10.204.139.0||Surface System Aggregator – Firmware|| |
|Surface – Extension – 220.127.116.11||(Surface Book Base v3 Firmware Update) – no Device Manager notes|| |
|Surface – System – 18.104.22.168||Surface DTX – System devices|| |
Fortunately, Microsoft reports that there are no know issues with the update.
The new firmware update is rolling out to Surface Book 3 users. Microsoft has noted that the updates will be rolling out in phases so you might not get the new firmware updates right away. Moreover, firmware updates cannot be uninstalled or reverted so it may be best to wait before installing them.
To install the new firmware updates, you can head to Settings > Update and Security > Windows Update and click "Check for updates" to manually download the new updates.