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Surface Laptop and Laptop 2 pick up new firmware updates

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Surface Laptop 2 (Image credit: Windows Central)

Microsoft pushed out a new set of firmware updates for both the Surface Laptop (opens in new tab) and Surface Laptop 2 (opens in new tab) this week. Included in each update is the same patch, which improves the reliability of the ambient light sensor (via MSPU.

Here's a look at the official release notes for both the Surface Laptop (opens in new tab) and Surface Laptop 2 (opens in new tab):

  • Surface Intersil Ambient Light Sensor (HID) – System devices: 4.1.139.0 improves device stability.

If you're using either generation of the Surface Laptop, you should be able to grab this update now via Windows Update. These are the first firmware updates to hit both models since January.

Surface Laptop and Surface Laptop 2 are currently available starting at $699 (opens in new tab) and $945 (opens in new tab), respectively.

Dan Thorp-Lancaster is the Editor in Chief for Windows Central. He began working with Windows Central as a news writer in 2014 and is obsessed with tech of all sorts. You can follow Dan on Twitter @DthorpL and Instagram @heyitsdtl. Got a hot tip? Send it to daniel.thorp-lancaster@futurenet.com.