Surface Go LTE Advanced update history

Applies to: Surface DevicesSurface Go with LTE AdvancedSurface

To keep your Surface Go LTE Advanced performing its best, make sure that you have the latest Surface updates.

How to get the update

Surface updates are released in stages – not every Surface will receive the update at the same time, but it’ll be delivered to all devices. If you haven’t received an update, see Install Surface and Windows updates.

Improvements and fixes in the update

January 2019 updates

January 24 release

The following updates are available for Surface Go LTE Advanced devices on Windows 10 April 2018 Update, version 1803 or greater:

Windows Update History Name

Device Manager Name

Surface – System –

Surface Pen Firmware Update – System devices

  • resolves intermittent Pen top button click failure on Surface Pen with no clip, post Windows 10 October 2018 Update.

    Use the Surface Pen Checker Tool to verify that the Pen’s firmware was successfully updated.

Surface – HIDClass –

Surface Pen Integration Device – Human Interface Devices

  • enables firmware update to Surface Pen with no clip.

Surface – System –



Generic IO & Memory Access - System

  • improves compatibility issue and enables update to Windows 10 October 2018 Update.


Known issues and additional information about Surface Go LTE Advanced

We are listening. Quality is a top priority, and we want to keep you informed about issues impacting customers.

  • Currently, there are no known issues