January updates for the Surface Pro, no Surface Pro 2 battery fix yet

January updates for the Surface Pro, no Surface Pro 2 battery fix yet

Type Cover 2 for Surface
Microsoft have been pretty good releasing monthly updates for the Surface range. Surface Pro 2 owners are waiting for a fix to the battery issues from last month’s update but unfortunately there is nothing from Microsoft yet. The only updated for Surface owners this month are for the original Surface Pro, the two updates are firmware for the Surface Type Cover 2 and Surface Touch Cover 2. The update improves the keyboard and touchpad performance on both keyboards on devices running Windows 8.

Details from the Surface update page:

January 2014 updates

Windows 8.0 updates

Surface Type Cover 2 Firmware Update Device, version 1.0.279.0

These updates improve the experience of using a second generation Surface Cover on your first generation Surface Pro running Windows 8.0, including touchpad performance and overall product stability.

Surface Touch Cover 2 Firmware Update Device, version 1.0.280.0

These updates improve the experience of using a second generation Surface Cover on your first generation Surface Pro running Windows 8.0, including touchpad performance and overall product stability.

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