Surface Pro 3 Problems Finally Fixed – Love My Surface

DidMicrosoftfinallyfixthereported(andannoying)SurfacePro3problems?

SurfacePro3owners!

MostofyouknowthatatonepointIwassofrustratedwiththeWiFiandBlueScreenofDeath(BSOD)problemsonmySurfacePro3thatIsentitbacktoMicrosoftforreplacement,seepostILoveYouButYoureGoingBackReplaceMySurface3。

Ithink?

adoptinganybrandnewproductbringswithitasetoffrustrations。

Whetheritisanewlyreleasedcarorabrandnewcomputer,youcanexpectthattherewillbehiccupsalongthewayuntiltheproductiscompletelyrefinedandmatured。

ItbelievethatswheretheSurfacePro3hadbeenforthelastcoupleofmonthsandMicrosoftwashardatworklisteningtoitscustomersandfixing,tweaking,andrefiningtheirdevices。

So,asanearly?

adopteroftheSurfacePro3,IhadbeenwillingtogiveMicrosoftsomeleewaytoironoutallthewrinklesandgetitright。

And,myreplacementdevicewas,indeed,muchbetteryetnottotallyperfect。

Istillsawsome?

WiFiproblems,especiallyatmyplaceofwork(whichuses2。

4GhzMeruWiFiAccessPoints)

Thismonth,MicrosoftfinallyreleasedthelongpromisedfirmwareupdatethatistoaddresstheSurfacePro3problems:WiFiconnectivity,performanceandstability,Surfacecoverconnectivity,overheatingissues,andWiFi/Bluetoothstability。

Fora?

fulllistoftheissuesaddressedbythisMicrosoftupdate,seeTimspostSeptemberSurfacePro3FirmwareUpdate。

Personally,Iinstalledthefirmwareupdateandallnonessentialupdatesassoonastheywereavailable?

and,sofar,thingsaregoingreallywell。

IhavenotseenanyWiFiconnectivitydropssincetheupdate。

MysecondSurfacePro3hasnotsufferedfromthermalorinstabilityproblems,soIcannotcommentonthat。

AretheSurfacePro3problemsfinallyfixed?

IguessonlytimewilltellforsurebutIamhopefultheSurfacePro3problemswillfinallybefixed。

However,wewouldliketohearfromallofyouaboutyourexperiencewiththeupdate(s)。

Howdidtheupdateworkforyou?

Ordidyouhavetroubleinstallingit?

Wasissuccessful?

Didyouseeimprovements?

Areyoustillhavingthesameoldproblems?

Areyouseeinganynewproblems?

WhatsyouroverallexperiencewithSP3?