Surface Pro gets a new firmware update (September 18, 2018) to improve battery stability

Microsoft is rolling out a new firmware update to Surface Pro and Surface Pro with LTE Advanced to improve the battery stability. Available now on Windows Update and Microsoft Download Center.

Microsoft Surface Pro Firmware Update

Microsoft, today, is rolling out a new firmware update to the new Surface Pro. This update will be available to all Surface Pro (Model 1796) and Surface Pro with LTE Advanced (Model 1807) devices running Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, build 1703 or greater.

The new firmware updates will specifically improve the battery stability on the devices. The update is listed as “September 8 release” in the Surface Pro Update History page. Below are the new driver and firmware version with improvement information for the update.

Windows Update History NameDevice Manager Name
Surface – Firmware – 234.2317.257.0Surface System Aggregator – Firmware

  • 234.2317.257.0 improves battery stability.

You can get this new updates either via Windows Update or by downloading the cumulative updates from Microsoft.