Surface Pro 5 December 2017 update is now live

Microsoft is rolling out new firmware updates to Surface Pro 5 devices to improve overall system stability.

Surface Pro 5 Firmware Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Pro 5. The following updates are available for all Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced devices:

The new firmware update will improve system stability. The update is listed as a “December 6 release” on the Surface Pro 5 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for December 06, 2017 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for December 06, 2017 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
Qualcomm – System – 12.7.2.913 Surface GPS – System devices

12.7.2.913 improves system stability.

Qualcomm – System – 23.34.28.226 Surface GPS Multiplexer – System devices

23.34.28.226 improves system stability.

Qualcomm – System – 23.4.3.717 Surface GPS USB Multiplexer – System devices

23.4.3.717 improves system stability.

Surface – Firmware – 233.1903.770.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware

233.1903.770.0 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 Pro 5 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 Pro 5 from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Pro 5 Update History