Surface Go 2 March 2021 update now rolling out

Microsoft is now rolling out the March update to Surface Go 2 devices to improves graphics and system stability.

Surface Go 2 Firmware Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Go 2. The new update is available for Surface Go 2 devices running Windows 10 May 2019 Update, Version 1903, or later.

The new firmware update will improves graphics and system stability. The update is listed as a “March 05 release” on the Surface Go 2 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for March 05, 2021 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for March 05, 2021 Updates

Below is the complete changelog provided by Microsoft for the new updates. It includes the name and version listed in the Windows Updates and the name listed in Device Manager.

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name Version and Update
Intel(R) – Cooperation – Display – 27.20.100.8681 Intel(R) UHD Graphics 615 27.20.100.8681

Improves graphics and system stability.

Intel(R) – Cooperation – Extension – 27.20.100.8681 Intel(R) Graphics Driver – Extension 27.20.100.8681

Addresses security updates and improves system stability.

Intel – SoftwareComponent – 1.62.321.1 Intel(R) ICLS Client – Software devices 1.62.321.1

Addresses security updates and improves system stability.

Intel – System – 2040.100.0.1029 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System devices 2040.100.0.1029

Addresses security updates and improves system stability.

Intel – Extension – 1952.14.0.1470 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – Extension 1952.14.0.1470

Improves integration between system services.

Surface – System – 1.0.13.0 Surface Setting – System devices 1.0.13.0

Resolves system orientation issue.

Surface – Firmware - 11.8.82.3838 Surface ME – Firmware 11.8.82.3838

Addresses security updates and improves system stability.

Surface – Firmware – 1.0.1.4 Surface UEFI – Firmware 1.0.1.4

Addresses security updates and improves system stability.

Getting the Updates via Windows Update

You can get this new Firmware Update via Windows Updates, as we detailed here:
On Windows 11:
  1. Go to Start > Settings (Win + I) Open Settings app on Windows 11
  2. Go to Windows Update and click on the Check for updates button Check for updates on Windows 11
On Windows 10:
  1. Go to Start > Settings > Update & security Windows 10 Settings > Update & Security
  2. From the Windows Update tab, click Check for updates Windows 10 - Check for updates
If your Surface Go 2 didn't receive the update, it should appear on the Windows Update list by now.

Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Alternatively, you can download the latest cumulative driver and firmware update for Surface Go 2 from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Go 2 Update History

2022
Nov
11
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
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Sep
22
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Address the "No bootable device" startup error.
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Jun
24
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability.
    View
Mar
03
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
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2021
Sep
09
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability and improves PXE boot performance and driver to support service.
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Mar
05
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Improves graphics and system stability.
2020
Nov
05
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Improves system stability.
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Jun
18
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Improves pen performance when your palm is on the device.
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May
12
  • Surface Go 2 Image
    Improve connection reliability.
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