Surface Laptop Go 3 Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Laptop Go 3. The latest update is available for Surface Laptop Go 3 devices running Windows 10 September 2022 Update, Version 22H2, or later.

The new firmware update improves audio quality by resolving an issue that caused audio files to unexpectedly crash when using the Dolby format and improves the stability and reliability of the audio system to prevent unexpected failures or disruptions of audio streams, ensuring uninterrupted playback and recording. The update is listed as a “June 20 release” on the Surface Laptop Go 3 Update History page.

Changelog for June 20, 2024 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 NameDevice Manager
Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – MEDIA – 6.0.9561.5Realtek High-Definition Audio (SST) – Sound, video and game controllers
Dolby – Software Component – 3.30508.581.0Dolby APO SWC Device – Audio Processing Objects (APOs)
Dolby – Extension – 8.605.313.22Realtek High-Definition Audio (SST) – Extensions

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 the Check for updates button.
    Windows 10 - Check for updates

If your Surface Laptop Go 3 has not received the update yet, it should show up on the Windows Update list by now.

Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Alternatively, via the following links below, you can download the latest cumulative driver and firmware update from the Microsoft Download Center for Surface Laptop Go 3.

Surface Laptop Go 3 Update History

2024
Jun
20
  • Surface Laptop Go 3 Image
    Improves audio quality by resolving an issue that caused audio files to unexpectedly crash when using the Dolby format and improves the stability and reliability of the audio system to prevent unexpected failures or disruptions of audio streams, ensuring uninterrupted playback and recording.
May
16
  • Surface Laptop Go 3 Image
    Addresses a potential security vulnerability related to Intel® Security Advisories INTEL-SA-00923, INTEL-SA-00929 & INTEL-SA-00950, addresses pre-boot (PXE) security vulnerability, fixes a flickering or screen flashing issue when the device is connected to Surface Dock 2, and more.
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Feb
16
  • Surface Laptop Go 3 Image
    Improve the interoperability with the Surface Thunderbolt 4 Dock.
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Jan
16
  • Surface Laptop Go 3 Image
    Improves system performance and stability.
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2023
Oct
02
  • Surface Laptop Go 3 Image
    Launch update for product experience improvements.
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