Surface Go update history

Applies to: Surface GoSurface Devices

To keep your Surface Go 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

November 2018 updates

Nov 9 release

The following updates are available for Surface Go 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 – Firmware – 1.0.10

Surface UEFI – Firmware

  • improves system security and stability and ensures display of the On-Screen Keyboard during BitLocker unlock prompts at boot. 
Surface – System –

Surface CIF Device – System devices

  • improves compatibility with Windows 10 S mode.

Qualcomm Atheros Communications – Bluetooth –

Qualcomm Atheros Bluetooth 4.1 – Bluetooth

  • improves wireless security and adds support for Bluetooth quick pairing.

Qualcomm Atheros Communications – Net –

Qualcomm Atheros Wireless Network Adapter– Network adapters

  • improves wireless security and Miracast support.

Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – Firmware – 1.0.13

Surface Power Delivery – Firmware

  • improves external monitor display compatibility with some USB-C to HDMI adapters.

Known issues and additional information about Surface Go

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.