Latest Surface Pro 8 system update enables support for new Surface Pen and Type Cover.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 8 new

Recently, Microsoft released January 2022 system updates to Surface Pro 8 devices. These updates are available for Surface Pro 8 with LTE devices running Windows 10 May 2020 Update, version 20H2, or greater.

The updates has the following highlights:

  • Enables feature support for new Surface Pen and Type Cover.
  • Improves system stability and merges support for both Surface Pro 8 and Surface Pro 8 with LTE Advanced.

Update details:

Windows Update Name Device Manager
MBIHV -Firmware – Quectel MSFT MBIHV Mobile Broadband Firmware Device – Firmware
Surface – HIDClass – Surface TCON device -Human Interface Devices
Surface – Firmware – Surface SMF – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – Surface PD Controller – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – 15.0.1706.1 Surface ME – Firmware
Surface – USB - Surface Type Cover V7 Fingerprint UDE Controller _ USB Controllers
Surface – Human Interface Devices – Surface Touch Pen Processor – Human Interface Devices
Surface – System – Surface Integration – System devices

You can download the update by Checking for Updates in Settings.

Source: Microsoft via: WBI

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