Firmware Updates

Samsung, Canon and Fujifilm Firmware Updates

We saw three firmware updates this week from Samsung, Canon and Fujifilm.

Samsung NX10 Firmware (Ver. 01.15) addresses the following improvements:

  • New EVF selection function in menu
  • New MF Asist On/Off selection function
  • MF usage function when using K-Mount Adapter
  • Improved Auto White Balance function of Low color temperature condition
  • Improved SD Card Read/Write speed
  • [Improved] System stablization

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Firmware Update Version 2.0.7 incorporates the following improvements and fixes for cameras with firmware up to Version 2.0.4:

  • Fixes a phenomenon in which the aperture exhibits abnormal movement when shooting movies in manual exposure mode and Aperture Priority AE (Av mode) using some Canon lenses (such as macro lenses)
  • Fixes a phenomenon in which the exposure level shown in the LCD panel differs from what is shown in the viewfinder when shooting still images in manual exposure mode
  • Fixes a phenomenon in which the Wireless File Transmitter (WFT-E4 or WFT-E4 II) may not automatically power off when used for FTP transfers

Finally, FinePix HS10 / HS11 Firmware (camera control software) Update Ver.1.02 incorporates fixes for the following problems:

  • In Raw data a line is visible where colors slightly change when developed by Raw File Converter
  • Battery indicator turns on too early
  • When “Image Disp.” in set-up menu is set to “Zoom”, sometimes image corrupts