September 2021 Updates Improves Surface Go 2 System Stability and PXE Boot Performance

Surface Go 2 receives September 2021 drivers and firmware updates to improve system stability, security, and PXE boot performance.

Microsoft Surface Go 2

Microsoft has started rolling out September firmware updates for Surface Go 2 devices running Windows 10 May 2019 Update, version 1903 or later.

The new firmware updates will address critical security vulnerabilities and improve system stability. It also improves PXE boot performance and driver to support service with a new firmware update that will bump the version of Surface UEFI to 1.0.1.6. The update is listed as “September 09, 2021 release” on the Surface Go 2 Update History page.

A complete changelog of Surface Go 2 firmware updates (September 09, 2021)

Below is the complete list of the new driver and firmware version with improvement information for the update.

  1. Surface UEFI – Firmware
    Surface – Firmware – 1.0.1.6
  2. Surface ME – Firmware
    Surface – Firmware – 11.8.86.3877
  3. Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System devices
    Intel – System devices – 2102.100.0.1044
  4. Intel(R) ICLS Client – Software devices
    Intel – Software devices – 1.62.321.1

Updating your Surface Go 2 via Windows Update

You can get this new Firmware Update by:

  1. Go to Start > Settings > Update & security > Windows Update
  2. Click on Check for updates

If your Surface Go 2 didn’t have the update installed yet, it should appear on the Windows Update page now.

Downloading the update from Microsoft Download Center

Either way, you can also download the latest cumulative driver and firmware update for Surface Go 2 from Microsoft Download Center.

Via: PCNight