Surface Pro 5 recieves new (May 25, 2018) firmware updates

Microsoft is now rolling out the May update to Surface Pro 5 devices to improve 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) devices:

The new firmware update will improves system stability. The update is listed as a “May 25 release” on the Surface Pro 5 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for May 25, 2018 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for May 25, 2018 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
Intel – system – 8.2.11004.3973 Intel(R) Dynamic Platform and Thermal Framework Processor Participant

8.3.10207.5567 improves system stability.

Intel – system – 8.2.11004.3973 Intel(R) Dynamic Platform and Thermal Framework Power Participant

8.3.10207.5567 improves system stability.

Intel – system – 8.2.11004.3973 Intel(R) Dynamic Platform and Thermal Framework Manager

8.3.10207.5567 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