Surface Pro 5 November 2021 update is now live

Microsoft is now rolling out the November 2021 update to Surface Pro 5 devices to addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.

Surface Pro 5 Firmware Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Pro 5. The new update is available for Surface Pro (5th Gen) devices running Windows 10 May 2019 Update, version 1903 (19H1), or later.

The new firmware update will addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability. The update is listed as a “November 23 release” on the Surface Pro 5 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for November 23, 2021 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for November 23, 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 Name Device Manager
Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. – Net – 15.68.17022.122 Marvell AVASTAR Wireless-AC Network Controller
Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. – Bluetooth – 15.68.17022.122 Marvell AVASTAR Bluetooth Radio Adapter – Bluetooth

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