Benefits Provided by Previous Updates

    The section below list the benefits provided by previous versions and included in this update.

    Benefits provided by version 3.30:

    • Adds support for Radio Controlled Lighting System
    • Improves stability for temperature control (temperature rise warning) while taking still images
    • Improves overall stability and operability of the camera

    Benefits provided by version 3.20:

    • Allows recording of XAVCS format video with an SDHC card in addition to SDXC card.
      Notes:
      • When an SDHC card is used in XAVC S format over long periods, the recorded movies will be divided into 4GB files. Those files can then be integrated into a single file using the PlayMemories Home software.
      • Shooting movies in XAVC S format requires SD Speed Class 10, UHS Speed Class U1, or faster.
      • When recording at 100Mbps or more, UHS Speed Class U3 is required.

    Benefit provided by version 3.10:

    Benefits provided by version 3.00:

    • Improves 4K movie recording time when using the vertical grip (VG-C2EM) or when APS-C/Super35mm mode is activated
    • Improves picture quality

    Benefits provided by version 2.00:

    • Adds the selectable feature for uncompressed 14-Bit RAW image capture
    • Adds support to output video via HDMI during use of the Remote Camera Control software (still mode only)

    Benefits provided by version 1.10:

    • Reduces the chance of the camera changing to front focus when shooting certain scenes
      Note: This symptom rarely occurs.
    • Decreases chroma noise when Long Exposure NR is set to Off
      Note:The noise does not occur when Long Exposure NR is set to On
    • Improves continuous shooting at Hi speed so that it can be used just as long when using the flash as without the flash