Surface Pro 5 gets new (July 26, 2018) firmware updates

Microsoft is rolling out new firmware updates to Surface Pro 5 devices to improve system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

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 (Model 1796 & Model 1807) devices running Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, build 1709 or later:

The new firmware update will improve system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced. The update is listed as a “July 26 release” on the Surface Pro 5 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for July 26, 2018 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for July 26, 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
Surface – Batteries – 1.2.28.0 Microsoft Surface ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery – Batteries

1.2.28.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – Camera – 30.15063.6.6082 Intel(R) AVStream Camera 2500 – Camera

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – Display – 24.20.100.6136 Intel(R) HD Graphics 615 – Display adapters

Intel(R) HD Graphics 620 – Display adapters

Intel(R) HD Graphics 640 – Display adapters

24.20.100.6136 improves system stability and performance and merges support for both Surface Pro (Model 1796) and Surface Pro with LTE Advanced (Model 1807).

Surface – Firmware – 56.747.12.0 Surface Integrated Sensor Hub – Firmware

56.747.12.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – Firmware – 11.8.50.3448 Surface ME – Firmware

11.8.50.3448 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – Firmware – 234.2237.257.0 Surface System Aggregator – Firmware

234.2237.257.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – Firmware – 234.2278.769.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware

234.2278.769.0 resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory 180012and 180013 and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – HIDClass – 3.1.0.3524 HID PCI Minidriver for ISS   – Human Interface Devices

3.1.0.3524 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – HIDClass – 1.2.0.100 Intel(R) Precise Touch Device – Human Interface Devices

1.2.0.100 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – HIDClass – 2.0.304.0 Surface 3 Type Cover Integration – Human Interface Devices

2.0.304.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – HIDClass – 1.0.183.0 Surface PTP Filter – Human Interface Devices

1.0.183.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel(R) Corporation – Media – 10.25.0.8 Intel(R) Display Audio – Sound, video, and game controllers

10.25.0.8 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – Media – 6.0.1.8242 Realtek High Definition Audio(SST) – Sound, video, and game controllers

6.0.1.8242 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Intel(R) Control Logic – System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Intel(R) CSI2 Host Controller – System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Intel(R) Imaging Signal Processor 2500 – System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen)and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – System – 3.1.0.3524 Intel(R) Integrated Sensor Solution – System devices

3.1.0.3524 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – System – 11.7.0.1057 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System devices

11.7.0.1057 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.100.1725.1 Intel(R) Serial IO GPIO Host Controller – System devices

30.100.1725.1 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.100.1725.1 Intel(R) Serial IO 12C Host Controller – System devices

30.100.1725.1 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.100.1725.1 Intel(R) Serial IO UART Host Controller – System devices

30.100.1725.1 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel(R) Corporation – System – 9.21.0.3347 Intel(R) Smart Sound Technology (Intel(R) SST) Audio Controller – System devices

9.21.0.3347 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel(R) Corporation – System – 9.21.0.3347 Intel(R) Smart Sound Technology (Intel(R) SST) OED – System devices

9.21.0.3347 improves reliability coming out of sleep, Cortana functionality, and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Microsoft Camera Front– System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Microsoft Camera Rear – System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel Corporation – System – 30.15063.6.6082 Microsoft IR Camera Front – System devices

30.15063.6.6082 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Intel – System – 3.1.0.3524 ISS Dynamic Bus Enumerator – System devices

3.1.0.3524 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 1.1.511.0 Surface Accessory Device – System devices

1.1.511.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (Model 1796) and Surface Pro with LTE Advanced (Model 1807).

Surface – System – 3.1.136.0 Surface ACPI Notify Driver – System devices

3.1.136.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 3.16.136.0 Surface Display Color – System devices

3.13.136.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 3.2.136.0 Surface Integration Service Device – System devices

3.2.136.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 2.10.136.0 Surface Radio Monitor – System devices

2.10.136.0 improves cellular connection performance and reliability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 4.1.136.0 Surface Serial Hub Driver – System devices

4.1.136.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

Surface – System – 1.1.1158.0 Surface Storage Firmware Update – System devices

1.1.1158.0 improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro (5th Gen) and Surface Pro (5th Gen) with LTE Advanced.

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