[Notebook/Desktop/AIO/Gaming handheld] Check for BIOS or Driver Updates

Software updates typically contribute to system stability and optimization, so it's recommended to regularly confirm that your device is using the latest versions. If you're unsure how to check for updated BIOS or driver versions for your device, please refer to the instructions in this article.

 

Method 1: Use MyASUS to Automatically Check for the Latest BIOS or Driver Versions
  1. Type and search [MyASUS] in the Windows search bar, then click [Open]. (The left image is from the Windows 11 search screen; the right is from the Windows 10 search screen.)              
    Note: If you can't find MyASUS, it means your computer might not have it installed. Learn more about How to install MyASUS.          
  2. In the MyASUS window, click [Customer Support].         
  3. Click [Live Update], and then click [Latest]. Learn more about MyASUS - Customer Support introduction.              
    Note: If your MyASUS application doesn't show the Live Update page in Customer Support, it means your device doesn't support this function. Please proceed to Method 2: Find the Latest BIOS or Driver Versions on the ASUS website. Learn more about Why my MyASUS has only partial functionality.         
  4. Check [Show the latest version updates available]. If there's a newer version of BIOS or drivers suitable for your device, a small red dot will appear in front of this item as a prompt. Click [Download].              
    Note: If you've performed a self-reinstallation of the operating system, causing some drivers to be missing in the Device Manager, MyASUS won't be able to compare versions and won't show available version updates. Please proceed to Method 2: Find the Latest BIOS or Driver Versions on the ASUS website.        
  5. After the download is complete, please refer to the following articles to learn how to install BIOS and drivers.            

 

Method 2: Find the Latest BIOS or Driver Versions on the ASUS Website
  1. First, confirm the current version of BIOS or drivers used in your device.
    • Check the current version number of BIOS: Learn more about How to check the BIOS version.
    • Check the current version number of drivers:         
      Type and search [Device Manager] in the Windows search bar, then click [Open]. (The left image is from the Windows 11 search screen; the right is from the Windows 10 search screen.)        
             
      Right-click on the component you want to check the version number for, and then click [Properties].       
            
      Click [Driver]to view the current driver version.       
  2. Go to the ASUS support website to compare version numbers and download the latest version of BIOS or drivers. Learn more about How to search for and download BIOS and drivers.     
  3. After the download is complete, please refer to the following articles to learn how to install BIOS and drivers.