Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book with Creators Update pick up new firmware updates

Microsoft pushed out another firmware updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book to improve system stability, performance, and resolve problems on Creators Update. You can now get this new firmware update on Windows Update.

Firmware Updates for SP4 & SB with Creators Update

Microsoft just released the Windows 10 Creators Update to download on April 5th. Accordingly, Microsoft also pushed out another new firmware updates for the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book. Those updates will improve your device stability, performance, and longer battery life.

Surface Pro 4 Driver Updates April 2017

Moreover, according to the release notes available on the Surface Pro 4 update history page, we can find more information about the 4/6/2017 updates as below:

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface driver update for Surface System Aggregator Surface System Aggregator in Firmware

  • 103.1610.256.0 resolves screen brightness issue when devices come out of sleep.
Intel Corporation driver update for Intel(R) Precise Touch Device Intel(R) Precise Touch Device in HID

  • 1.2.0.83 improves system stability.
Surface driver update for Surface Integration Surface Integration in System devices

  • 1.0.121.0 adjusts system Hibernation defaults.

Anyway, more information about Surface Book firmware update also available on the Surface Book update history page as well:

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface driver update for Surface System Aggregator Surface System Aggregator in Firmware

  • 90.1610.256.0 resolves screen brightness issue when devices come out of sleep.
Intel Corporation driver update for Intel(R) Precise Touch Device Intel(R) Precise Touch Device in HID

  • 1.2.0.83 improves system stability.
Surface driver update for Surface Integration Surface Integration in System devices

  • 1.1.328.0 adjusts system Hibernation defaults.

Microsoft also provides more information about overall device attribute benefits from this update as below:

Value Indicator Score
Security NA
Reliability +
Connectivity NA
Compatibility NA
Performance +
Battery Life +

How to get April 2017 Firmware Update

You can get this new Firmware Update by:

  • Go to Start > Settings > Update & security > Windows Update
  • Click on Check for updates

If your Surface Pro 4 or Surface Book hasn’t yet installed the update, it should be displayed on the Windows Update now.