Sony Announces PXW-FS7 Camcorder Firmware Version 2.0 Details

Sony announced that a new firmware update version 2.0 will be available for the new PXW-FS7 4K E-mount full frame camcorder in March 2015.

The Sony PXW-FS7 4K E-mirrorless camcorder is capable of shooting in 4K Quad Full HD (QFHD) and super slow-motion Full HD. It also includes a low-pass video filter, progressive pixel reading and advanced camera processing.

Sony PXW-FS7 camcorder firmware update V2.0 details can be seen below.

Sony PXW-FS7 Camcorder Firmware Version 2.0 Details


  1. Expands audio recording to four channels audio at 24-bit, 48 KHz.
  2. Supports DCI compliant 4096 x 2160 XAVC-Intra-frame recording up to 60 fps.
  3. Adds HD Apple ProRes codecs to enable progressive and interlaced HQ and 422 recording.
  4. Eliminates “Magenta Cast” in WB preset mode.
  5. Renames “Color Temp <P>” menu parameter to “Preset White”
  6. Eliminates need to re-enable “Steady Shot” after power ON/OFF cycle.
  7. Retains “Paint Menu” settings after power OFF/ON cycle.

Full pdf document with the firmware information can be downloaded from Sony Community.