Fujifilm’s X-H1 mirrorless digital camera.

Fujifilm has launched a group of latest firmware updates for its X-A5, X-A7, X-H1, X-T100 and X-T200 APS-C mirrorless cameras. Whereas the updates are moderately minor, they do repair varied bugs and deal with a number of different points pertaining to sure Tamron lenses.

Beginning first with the smallest replace, firmware model 2.14 for the Fujifilm X-H1 improves wi-fi communication between the the digital camera and its Fujifilm Digicam Distant cell software, significantly when in a crowded WiFi atmosphere.

Fujifilm’s X-T200 mirrorless digital camera.

As for the remaining 4 cameras, every firmware replace addresses the identical issues. Firmware model 2.03 for the X-A5, model 1.33 for the X-A7, model 2.03 for the X-T100 and model 1.16 for the X-T200 repair a problem that prompted these cameras to work incorrectly when sure third-party X-mount lenses have been hooked up. Particularly, Fujifilm says it’s it’s addressed the next two points when capturing with Tamron’s 17–70mm F2.8 Di III-A VC RXD and 18–300mm F3.5–6.3 Di III-A VC VXD lenses:

  • When capturing with “Excessive-speed Burst” operate at “AF-C” setting, it turns into out-of-focus utilizing TAMRON:17–70mm F/2.8 Di Ⅲ-A VC RXD (Mannequin B070) with the above fashions.
  • When zooming from the T finish to the W finish, the “searching” happens within the pre-view display screen, which impacts films in addition to nonetheless photographs recorded on this situation utilizing TAMRON:18–300mm F/3.5–6.3 Di III-A VC VXD (Mannequin B061) with the above fashions.’

These 4 firmware updates additionally deal with ‘different minor bugs’ that have an effect on every of those cameras. It is attention-grabbing that Fujifilm is particularly pushing out a firmware replace that addresses points with third-party lenses. Whereas not essentially unparalleled, it does counsel Fujifilm is does not thoughts customers capturing with third-party glass, versus treating them as second-class residents.