Surface Laptop 3(Intel processor) is getting the November 2020 firmware update

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After rolling out the November 2020 firmware update to Surface Laptop 3(AMD processor), Microsoft is now rolling the latest firmware update to the Intel-based Laptop 3 devices. The firmware update includes improvements in Wi-FI and Bluetooth stability, improvements in audio performance, fixes for low brightness issues, and more. You can read the full official changelog below.


Surface Laptop 3 with Intel processor

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name Version and Update
Intel – net – Intel(R) WiFi 6 AX201 160MHz – Network adapters

  • Improves WiFi stability.
Intel Corporation – Bluetooth – Intel(R) Wireless Bluetooth – Bluetooth

  • Improves Bluetooth stability.
Surface – Monitor – Surface Panel – Monitor

  • Resolves low brightness issues and improves the device color profile performance.
Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – SoftwareComponent – 11.0.6000.92 Realtek Hardware Support Application – Software components 11.0.6000.92

  • Resolves the application crash during audio scenario.
Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – Media – 6.0.8936.1 Realtek High Definition Audio (SST) – Sound, video, and game controllers 6.0.8936.1

  • Improves audio performance and battery life.
Realtek Semiconductor Corp. – Extension – Realtek High Definition Audio (SST) Extension – no Device Manager notes

  • Improves integration between system services.

To download and install Microsoft’s latest November firmware update on your Intel-based Surface Laptop 3, you can head over to Windows Settings> Update & Security> Check for updates.

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