Surface Laptop Go Gets new (May 06, 2021) Firmware Updates

Microsoft is rolling out new firmware updates to Surface Laptop Go devices to improves USB 2.0 stability and device reliability.

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 May 2019 Update, version 1903, or later.

The new firmware update will improves USB 2.0 stability and device reliability. The update is listed as “May 06 release” on the Surface Laptop Go Update History page.

  1. Changelog for May 06, 2021 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for May 06, 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
Surface – Firmware – 8.16.140.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware 8.16.140.0

Improves USB 2.0 stability and device reliability.

Intel Corporation – Display – 27.20.100.9168 Intel(R) UHD Graphics – Display 27.20.100.9168

Address display flicker issues and improves graphics stability.

Surface – System – 6.212.139.0 Surface System Aggregator– Firmware 6.212.139.0

Improves battery reporting.

Surface – System – 9.54.139.0 Surface Serial Hub Driver – System 9.54.139.0

Improves device stability by addressing critical bugcheck.

Intel Corporation – Bluetooth – 22.30.0.4 Intel(R) Wireless Bluetooth – Bluetooth 22.30.0.4

Addresses critical security vulnerabilities and improves connection stability.

Intel – net – 22.30.0.11 Intel(R) WiFi 6 AX201 160MHz – Network adapters 22.30.0.11

Addresses critical security vulnerabilities and improves connection stability.

Surface – Firmware – 6.1.137.0 Surface Dock Firmware Update 6.1.137.0

Improves stability when connected to an external display via Surface Dock 2.

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.
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.
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2020
Dec
11
  • Surface Laptop Go Image
    Improves Windows Hello Fingerprint reader performance.
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