Surface Pro 3 gets a new firmware update to improve device security [August 7, 2018]

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Update

It’s been over six months since Microsoft last released a firmware update for the Surface Pro 3. Today, the company has rolled out another firmware update to devices to improve device security. Where there is no detailed about improvement specifically, it’s likely to fix vulnerabilities related to Meltdown and Spectre (via

The newest firmware should be showing up now in Windows Update, and it bumps up the version numbers of Surface UEFI to 3.11.2450.0.

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface – Firmware – 3.11.2450.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware

  • 3.11.2450.0 improves device security.

In addition, Microsoft also provides more information about overall device attribute benefits from this update as below:

Value Indicator Score
Security +
Reliability NA
Connectivity NA
Compatibility NA
Performance NA
Battery Life NA