Canon Firmware Updates: EOS R6 II, EOS R8, EOS R7, EOS R10, EOS R50

Canon Eos R7 Review Canon Firmware Updates

Canon released a batch of firmware updates, here they are. I linked Canon Japan because they are available there first.

EOS R6 Mark II firmware ver. 1. 4. 0

  • [Number of shots] for [Interval timer] can now be set up to 9999.
  • [FEM] has been added to [Strobe Custom Function Settings]. Also, [ON/ETTL→M] has been added to [Button Customization]. When using a strobe without a display panel, you can now use FEM (FE memory) from the camera side.
  • [Protect after transfer] has been added to [FTP transfer settings]. As a result, images transferred via FTP can now be automatically protected. You can also determine whether the image has been transferred via FTP.

The following bugs have been fixed.

  • Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off.
  • Enhanced security during FTPS connection.
  • Fixed a phenomenon that could occur only under certain conditions, where images would not be displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor, and camera operations would become inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed).
  • Fixed a phenomenon where the in-body image stabilization unit would not be initialized and error 20 would be displayed if the camera was started while shaking.
  • Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when shooting in A+ mode or AI Focus AF.
  • Fixed an issue where the card access lamp would blink and the camera would no longer accept operations when shooting a small subject.
  • Corrected an issue where the shutter would continue to release when the shutter button and another button were pressed at the same time under certain settings.

EOS R8 firmware ver. 1. 3. 0

  • [FEM] has been added to [Strobe Custom Function Settings]. Also, [ON/ETTL→M] has been added to [Button Customization]. When using a strobe without a display panel, you can now use FEM (FE memory) from the camera side.

The following bugs have been fixed.

  • Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off.
  • Fixed a phenomenon that could occur only under certain conditions, where images would not be displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor, and camera operations would become inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed).
  • Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when shooting in A+ mode or AI Focus AF.
  • Fixed an issue where the card access lamp would blink and the camera would no longer accept operations when shooting a small subject.
  • Corrected an issue where the shutter would continue to release when the shutter button and another button were pressed at the same time under certain settings.

EOS R7 firmware ver. 1. 5. 0

  • Added support for the software development support kit (EDSDK/CCAPI) for digital cameras.

The following bugs have been fixed.

  • Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off.
  • Fixed a phenomenon that could occur only under certain conditions, where images would not be displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor, and camera operations would become inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed).
  • Fixed a phenomenon where the in-body image stabilization unit would not be initialized and error 20 would be displayed if the camera was started while shaking.
  • Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when shooting in A+ mode or AI Focus AF.
  • Fixed an issue where the card access lamp would blink and the camera would no longer accept operations when shooting a small subject.
  • Corrected an issue where the shutter would continue to release when the shutter button and another button were pressed at the same time under certain settings.

EOS R10 firmware ver. 1. 5. 0

  • Added support for the software development support kit (EDSDK/CCAPI) for digital cameras.

The following bugs have been fixed.

  • Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off.
  • Fixed a phenomenon that could occur only under certain conditions, where images would not be displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor, and camera operations would become inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed).
  • Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when shooting in A+ mode or AI Focus AF.
  • Fixed an issue where the card access lamp would blink and the camera would no longer accept operations when shooting a small subject.
  • Corrected an issue where the shutter would continue to release when the shutter button and another button were pressed at the same time under certain settings.

EOS R50 firmware ver. 1. 2. 0

  • [FEM] has been added to [Strobe Custom Function Settings]. Also, [ON/ETTL→M] has been added to [Button Customization]. When using a strobe without a display panel, you can now use FEM (FE memory) from the camera side.

The following bugs have been fixed.

  • Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off.
  • Fixed a phenomenon that could occur only under certain conditions, where images would not be displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor, and camera operations would become inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed).
  • Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when shooting in A+ mode or AI Focus AF.
  • Fixed an issue where the card access lamp would blink and the camera would no longer accept operations when shooting a small subject.
  • Corrected an issue where the shutter would continue to release when the shutter button and another button were pressed at the same time under certain settings.

New Canon Firmware For Five Telephoto Lenses (1200mm, 800mm, 600mm, 400mm, 100-300mm)

RF 1200mm F/8L

Canon released firmware updates for five telephoto lenses. Here they are.

Please note: we linked Canon Japan (machine translated) because they are the first to publish the firmware updates.

Have fun…

Canon Firmware Updates: EOS R3, EOS R5, EOS R6, EOS 1D X Mark III

Canon Eos R3 Firmware Sample Picture User Manual

Canon released a bunch of firmware updates today. See below.

Please note: I am linking Canon Japan through machine translation, because at time of writing the firmware updates are live on Canon Japan’s site.

EOS R3 Firmware Version 1.7.1

  1. When the power zoom adapter PZ-E2/PZ-E2B is attached to a compatible lens, servo zoom can now be performed remotely from EOS Utility and Camera Connect
  2. CF Express cards with a capacity greater than 2TB can now be used up to 2TB
  3. Fixed an issue where the camera would occasionally stop working while using the GPS function
  4. Corrected a phenomenon where error 70 may occur when taking flickerless shots with a shutter speed of 1 second or more
  5. Enhanced security during FTPS connection
  6. Fixed an issue where Mobile File Transfer could not be used when connected to an iPhone that supports USB 3.0 or higher
  7. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred only under certain conditions, where the image was not displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor and the camera became inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed)
  8. Fixed minor bugs

EOS R5 Firmware Version 2.0.0

  1. When the power zoom adapter PZ-E2/PZ-E2B is attached to a compatible lens, servo zoom can now be performed remotely from EOS Utility and Camera Connect
  2. CF Express cards with a capacity greater than 2TB can now be used up to 2TB
  3. Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off
  4. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred only under certain conditions, where the image was not displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor and the camera became inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed)
  5. Fixed minor bugs

EOS R6 Firmware Version 1.8.4

  1. Corrected a rare phenomenon where the camera took a long time to start up, such as when returning from auto power off
  2. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred only under certain conditions, where the image was not displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor and the camera became inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed)
  3. Fixed minor bugs

EOS-1D X Mark III Firmware Version 1.9.0

  1. CF Express cards with a capacity greater than 2TB can now be used up to 2TB
  2. Fixed an issue where the camera would occasionally stop working while using the GPS function
  3. Enhanced security during FTPS connection
  4. Fixed a phenomenon that occurred only under certain conditions, where the image was not displayed properly on the viewfinder or monitor and the camera became inoperable (Error 70 may be displayed)

Canon Firmware Updates: EOS R3, EOS R6, EOS R7, EOS R8, EOS R10, EOS R50

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Today a bunch of Canon firmware updates was released for mirrorless cameras. Not much to write home about, besides the support for the RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.

Canon EOS R50 firmware version 1.1.0 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Adds support for RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.
  2. Adds support for the Software Development Assistance Kit (EDSDK/CCAPI).
  3. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS R10 firmware version 1.4.0 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Adds support for RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.
  2. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS R6 firmware version 1.8.3 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Fixes an issue, in which, after touchscreen operation, in rare circumstances, the camera operations cannot be performed, and even if the camera is operated, [BUSY] appears on the screen.
  2. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS R7 firmware version 1.4.0 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Adds support for RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.
  2. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS R8 firmware version 1.2.0 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Adds support for RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.
  2. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS R3 firmware version 1.5.1 (download) incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:

  1. Adds support for RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM lens.
  2. Fixes an issue that may cause the camera, in rare instances, to experience a delayed restart after the camera has gone into Auto Power Off.
  3. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Firmware Update Released (version 1.8.0)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Manual

Canon released a firmware update for the venerable Canon EOS-1D X Mark III.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III firmware update 1.8.0 delivers:

  1. Adds the ability to register the focus position in the preset functions of the CR-A100 Camera Remote Application.
    When used with the Robotic Camera System CR-S700R, it helps the user to focus on the intended subject distance when shooting.
  2. Adds the ability to erase voice memos added to images and to add voice memos to protected images.
  3. Adds enhanced security when transferring images via FTPS transfer.
  4. Fixes minor issues.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III firmware 1.8.0 download at Canon Europe.