Update for the Surface 3 - Intel(R) USB 3.0 Host Controller Adaptation Driver


This update improves USB device enumeration when the device resumes operation from sleep or hibernation.

How to get this update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically. It will be listed in the Windows Update history as follows:

System Firmware Update – 8/8/2016


This update is available for Surface 3 devices that are running Windows 8.1.

Restart information

You don't have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace a previously released update.

File information

Intel(R) USB 3.0 Host Controller Adaptation Driver (v603.9600.2588.2097)


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Article ID: 3170821 - Last Review: Aug 9, 2016 - Revision: 1