Microsoft Releases May Firmware Updates For Surface Pro Devices

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Surface Pro 3

Microsoft today provided details on the May 2015 updates for Surface Pro devices. The following updates will be listed as “System Firmware Update – 5/19/2015” when you view your update history.

Surface Pro 3:

  • Surface Pro 3 UEFI update (v3.11.850.0) includes changes needed for compatibility with the updated graphics driver.
  • HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.14.4170) improves graphics performance and includes better Miracast (wireless display) support.
  • Display Audio driver update (v6.16.00.3172) improves audio experience and supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.

Surface Pro 2:

  • Surface Pro UEFI update (v2.5.250.0) includes changes needed for compatibility with the updated graphics driver.
  • HD Graphics Family driver update (v10.18.14.4170) improves graphic performance and includes better Miracast (wireless display) support.
  • Display Audio driver update (v6.16.00.3172) improves audio experience and supports compatibility with the updated graphics driver.

There are no updates this month for other Surface devices.

Note:

You can now get up to $150 off Intel® Core™ i5, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM Surface Pro 3 device Microsoft retail stores.

Find the new pricing and links to order from Microsoft Store below.

Surface Pro 3 Estimated retail price (USD)
Intel® Core™ i3, 64 GB and 4 GB of RAM $799
Intel® Core™ i5, 128 GB and 4 GB of RAM $99
Intel® Core™ i5, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM $1,149 (was $1,299.00) save $150.00
Intel® Core™ i7, 256 GB and 8 GB of RAM  $1,549.00
Intel® Core™ i7, 512 GB and 8 GB of RAM $1,949.00

Microsoft Store is now also offering free sleeves with Surface Pro 3 devices. Order before it goes out of stock.

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