Olympus released a new firmware update version 3.0 for the OM-D E-M1 mirrorless camera. The new firmware update V3.0 details can be seen below.
The firmware version 3.0 update’s primary function is to boost maximum framerate from 6.5 fps to 9 when shooting in continuous AF mode.
With this update, AF tracking performance is improved when using continuous-AF (C-AF) Sequential H mode. When set to C-AF, 37-point on-chip phase detection AF is used.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Firmware Version 3.0 Details
- AF tracking during C-AF continuous shooting in continuous shooting H mode is supported.
Previously, in continuous shooting L mode 6.5 frames per second was possible, but now taking a maximum of 9 frames per second in continuous shooting H mode is possible.
- * We recommend setting C-AF Lock as standard when using C-AF.
- OI.Share Ver. 2.5 is supported.
Live view display when shooting movies is possible.
You can download the newest firmware to your camera above and follow the steps here.
When updating the firmware from Version 1.0/1.1/1.3/1.4 to Version 3.0, the camera settings other than the AF focus adjustments are reset. When updating the firmware from 2.0 / 2.1 / 2.2, the camera settings are maintained
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 mirrorless digital camera is a compact, ergonomically design camera featuring a 16.3 megapixel Live MOS sensor and TruePic VII image processor.