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Sony Announces α9 Firmware Update 2.00

Sony has announced a major firmware update for the α9 camera.

To download the update, go here:

Mac OSX | Windows

Firmware version 2.00 provides the following benefits:

Continuous AF Enhancements:

  • Enhanced performance of continuous auto focus on moving subjects
  • Enhanced stability of the AF-C when zooming


Added Functions:

  • Adds the function to assign Protecting images to custom Key
  • Adds the function to transfer (FTP) protected files at once
    Note: Only for images protected using version 2.00 or higher.
  • Displays wired LAN MAC address
  • Inputs IPTC metadata to files
    Note: IPTC information must be created beforehand using the IPTC Metadata Preset software.
  • Inputs camera serial number to metadata


Other Improvements:

  • Improves operational stability
  • Improves accuracy of the overheating warning function

 

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