Microsoft Rolled out February 2021 Firmware Updates for Surface Laptop Go

Microsoft is rolling out new firmware updates to Surface Laptop Go devices to improves audio performance while streaming content.

Surface Laptop Go Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Laptop Go. The new update is available for Surface Laptop Go devices running Windows 10 November 2019 Update, version 1909, or later.

The new firmware update will improves audio performance while streaming content. The update is listed as “February 05 release” on the Surface Laptop Go Update History page.

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

Changelog for February 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
Realtek – SoftwareComponent – 11.0.6000.92 Realtek Hardware Support Application – Software devices 11.0.6000.92

Improves audio performance while streaming content.

Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – extension – 6.1.0.8 Realtek High Definition Audio (SST) Extension – no Device Manager notes 6.1.0.8

Improves integration between system services and stability.

Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – media – 6.0.9014.1 Realtek High Definition Audio(SST) – Sound, video, and game controllers 6.0.9014.1

Improves audio performance and resolves the associated system bugcheck.

Surface – Batteries – 2.56.139.0 Surface Battery – Batteries 2.56.139.0

Resolves the issue where the battery icon is not available in the taskbar.

Surface – System devices – 6.105.139.0 Surface Integration Service Device – System devices 6.105.139.0

Improves integration between system services and resolves an issue with telemetry reporting.

Intel – net – 22.0.1.1 Intel(R) WiFi 6 AX201 160MHz – Network adapters 22.0.1.1

Improves Wi-Fi stability.

Intel Corporation – Bluetooth – 22.00.3.1 Intel(R) Wireless Bluetooth – Bluetooth 22.00.3.1

Improves Bluetooth stability.

Surface – Firmware – 8.15.140.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware 8.15.140.0

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 Laptop Go 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 Go from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Laptop Go Update History

2022
Mar
01
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
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2021
Dec
03
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves device stability be addressing bugcheck and improves graphics stability and enables Window 11 feature to improve battery life.
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Sep
20
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves USB-C stability.
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Aug
05
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves device stability and reliability.
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Jun
21
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves battery telemetry.
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May
06
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves USB 2.0 stability and device reliability.
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Mar
05
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves audio performance and battery life.
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Feb
05
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves audio performance while streaming content.
2020
Dec
11
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves Windows Hello Fingerprint reader performance.
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