Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Sony HXR-NX5U - Firmware update coming - here?

Marshall Levy at posts an update on the firmware to fix the buffer problems with this camera. He says it should be available officially in 7-10 days. The firmware evidently fixes a problem in the camera - not the FMU - and takes about 3 minutes to install. NX5U Firmware Update Particulars & Process

[UPDATE 5/27 7:15AM] Philip Johnston at HD Warrior says it's available now and provides a link to the Sony Europe support site BUT you need to register to access it, and you need a PC to carry out the Firmware update.
HD Warrior: Buffer Overflow problem in Sony NX5 Solved… Firmware V 2.00

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