Surface Laptop 3 with Intel August 2022 update is now live

Microsoft is now rolling out the August 2022 update to Surface Laptop 3 with Intel devices to resolve potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory ADV220002, improve Surface Dock 2 stability, and resolve the Wi-Fi toggle issue.

Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Firmware Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Laptop 3 with Intel. The latest update is available for Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Processor devices running Windows 10 May 2020 Update, Version 20H1, or later.

The new firmware update will resolve potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory ADV220002, improve Surface Dock 2 stability, resolve the Wi-Fi toggle issue, and more. The update is listed as an “August 26 release” on the Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Update History page.

Note Some customers were intermittently unable to connect to Wi-Fi after installing the updated Intel WiFi 6 driver version 22.80.0.9. This update re-releases the Intel WiFi 6 driver version 22.40.0.7 with an updated driver date of 09/19/2021 and will be installed in place of the 22.80.0.9 version of the driver. 
  1. Changelog for August 26, 2022 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for August 26, 2022 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 Name Device Manager
Surface – Firmware – 6.8.137.0 Surface Dock Firmware Update – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – 15.11.140.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – 13.0.2101.2 Surface ME – Firmware
Intel – System – 2145.1.42.0 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System Devices
Surface – System – 14.602.139.0 Surface System Aggregator– Firmware
Intel – SoftwareComponent – 1.63.1155.2 Intel(R) ICLS Client – Software devices

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 Laptop 3 with Intel processor 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 Laptop 3 with Intel processor from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Laptop 3 Update History

2022
Aug
26
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Resolve potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory ADV220002, improve Surface Dock 2 stability, and resolve the Wi-Fi toggle issue.
Mar
17
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system stability and addresses system bugcheck, improves Graphics stability and performance while addressing system bugcheck, enables Windows 11 feature to improve battery life, and improves support of Surface Dock 2.
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Mar
01
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
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2021
Oct
15
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Enables Windows 11 feature to improve battery life, improves graphics stability and performance, and addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
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Aug
31
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Addresses the system hang and shutdown issue.
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Aug
09
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves keyboard telemetry.
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Jul
23
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves system performance.
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Jun
14
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves WiFi connection reliability.
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May
06
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves battery reporting.
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Mar
08
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves audio performance and battery life.
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Feb
12
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system graphics performance, stability, and security.
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Feb
05
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves system graphics performance, stability, and security.
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Jan
27
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Addresses security updates and improves system stability.
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2020
Nov
05
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves WiFi stability.
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Oct
28
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves graphics performance and the display resolution through 3rd party docks.
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Sep
24
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Addresses issues related to the automatic brightness adjustment at low brightness.
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Sep
01
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system stability.
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Jul
09
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves audio reliability with Netflix and Cortana apps.
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Jul
02
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves external monitor resolution support.
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Jun
10
  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Addresses unexpected shutdown failure, and improves system stability.
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  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Resolves bluescreen issue improves projection experience and overall device stability.
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Apr
16
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system stability.
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Mar
04
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system stability and battery life.
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Jan
30
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    Improves system stability.
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  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    Improves display brightness scenarios and improves integration between system services.
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2019
Nov
22
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
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  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
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Oct
22
  • Surface Laptop 3 with AMD Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with AMD
    16.16.139.0 helps improve battery life.
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  • Surface Laptop 3 with Intel Image
    Surface Laptop 3 with Intel
    19.53.139.0 helps improve battery life.
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