Picture the worst: everyone’s together, you’re finally taking those family portraits you’ve been thinking about, but your camera’s just not working right! That’s why it’s important to make sure you’re always using the most up-to-date firmware available for your cameras and lenses. Watch for notices here on the blog, or check our reglarly-updated chart once in a while.
The Sony α7R IV has received its first evolution, jumping to version 1.10. Aside from the usual stability tweaks, saving custom settings will be easier and you’ll be able to control your external flash gear much more conveniently. Enjoy! As always, if you need any help, you’re welcome to call or visit any Mike’s Camera. We can even help you install it while you’re working on your last-minute greeting cards.
Sony α7R IV • firmware version 1.10
• Enables use of “My Menu” to save or load custom camera settings
• Adds the “External Flash Set” function which allows you to configure the settings of an attached flash or wireless radio commander (both sold separately) directly from the camera.
Compatible Flash models:
HVL-F60RM(with flash firmware version 2.00 or later)
HVL-F45RM(with flash firmware version 2.00 or later)
Compatible wireless radio commander: FA-WRC1M
Notes: This functionality will be enabled after the upcoming wireless radio commander firmware version. Refer to the Help Guidefor more information.
• Improves the overall stability of the camera