In contrast to the more expensive Surface Pro, which receive updates relatively frequently, low-cost Surface 3 is updated very rarely.
Budget tablet Microsoft Surface Pro 3, presented back in 2015 on the old Windows 8.1, suddenly received a new firmware version. In contrast to the more expensive Surface Pro, which receive updates relatively frequently, low-cost Surface 3 is updated very rarely, but it does not mean that the developers scored on its support.
– Surface – Firmware – 1.51116.218.0. The Surface UEFI Firmware. Improves the stability of the battery.
– Surface – System 2.1.655.0. Surface Platform Power Driver. Improves the stability of the battery.
– Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. Bluetooth 15.68.9125.57. Marvell AVASTAR Bluetooth Radio Adapter. Improves system security.
– Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. Net – 15.68.9125.57. Marvell AVASTAR Wireless-AC Network Controller. Improves system security.
New firmware for Surface Pro 3 users can download as an update via Windows Update or as a separate package manually from Microsoft official website. Recall that the last time Surface 3 was updated in may of this year. Then the developers fixed vulnerabilities Spectre / Meltdown, and improved compatibility with external high-resolution screens on Windows 10 April 2018 Update.