Microsoft has made available the download links for the December 2017 cumulative firmware and driver update packages targeted at its Surface Book devices, which improve overall system stability, as well as performance.
Specifically speaking, this update installs Realtek’s 188.8.131.5242 HD Audio (SST) package that enhances Cortana speech recognition, as well as the 09.21.00.2853 Intel Smart Sound Technology (SST) Audio Bus and OED drivers, thus improving video performance in some applications.
In addition to that, Intel also improves multi-touch and pen connectivity when the device wakes from sleep through its 2.0.99 Precise Touch Device HID version, while NVIDIA ‘s 184.108.40.20608 GeForce package empowers the graphics card.
Last but not least, the present release includes a new Surface NVMe Controller build (220.127.116.11) that improves storage performance, as well as the 18.104.22.168 Surface DTX package that enhances the overall system stability.
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