Insyde® Software Powers Newly Launched Microsoft® Surface™ Go

Microsoft’s Most Portable and Affordable Surface Ever Leverages InsydeH2O® Secure UEFI BIOS

TAIPEI, TAIWAN, September 05, 2018 – Insyde® Software, a leading provider of UEFI BIOS and systems management solutions, announced today that its flagship UEFI firmware product, InsydeH2O®, is shipping on Microsoft’s recently launched Surface Go ultra-portable tablet PC featuring the 7th Generation Intel® Pentium® Gold Processor and the latest release of Microsoft Windows® 10 S.

Weighing only 1.15lbs and featuring a 10” touchscreen, 9 hour battery life and fully harnessing new performance and security improvements with Windows 10 S, the Surface Go represents a new touchstone in tablet PC design for its combination of performance, versatility, and affordability.

Insyde’s platform optimization expertise was leveraged to help deliver this exciting new ultra-portable PC to market. Specifically, InsydeH2O enabled key features such as Secure Boot, firmware-based Trusted Platform Module support, Microsoft’s Credential Guard and Device Guard requirements, Modern Standby, graphical Setup and more.

“We are proud to have been chosen to work on the Microsoft Surface Go,” said Aven Chuang, President of Insyde Software. “The Surface Go is only the latest example of why leading PC makers rely on InsydeH2O to enable their innovative, compact, high-performing designs,” added Chuang.

About Insyde Software

Insyde Software ( is a leading worldwide provider of UEFI firmware, systems management solutions and custom engineering services for companies in the mobile, server, desktop and IoT (Internet-of-Things) computing industries. The company is publicly held (GTSM: 6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with U.S. headquarters in Westborough, MA. The company’s customers include the world’s leading computing, communications and storage device designers and manufacturers.

Insyde and InsydeH2O are registered trademarks or trademarks of Insyde Software in the United States and other countries. Intel and Intel Pentium are registered trademarks or trademarks of Intel Corporation. Microsoft, Windows and Surface are registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.

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