How to adjust settings for Studio Mics on Surface

  • Sound great in calls with the built-in Studio Mics on your Surface. The dual microphone array performs well in any environment and works with Cortana. Here's how to change some basic settings:
    • Go to Start  > Settings  > System > Sound. In Input, select Device properties.
  • You can also change the default volume, microphone effects, and the default format for sound. Here's how:
    • Select Start , enter Realtek Audio Control, and select the app.
    • In Recording devices, select Microphone Array
  • If you don't have this app on your Surface, download it from
  • Turn on Hey Cortana to activate Cortana with speech. For more info on how to use Cortana, go to Cortana commands