Sony Released New Firmware Update For A6000, A7,7R,7S and A7II

Sony today released a new firmware update for its A7 series mirrorless cameras, A6000 and the latest Alpha A7 II model.

The new firmware update prodives picture improvement for the newly announced SEL24240, SEL28F20, SEL35F14Z and SEL90M28G lenses.

See the whole Sony firmware update details and download links below.

Sony A6000, A7,7R,7S and A7II Firmware Update Details

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Firmware update Ver.1.20 for Sony A6000 and A7S

Improvements over version 1.10:

  • Improves camera function and provides picture improvement for the new lenses (SEL35F14Z, SEL24240, SEL28F20, SEL90M28G)

Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 1.20:

  • Improves the power-on time after downloading the Smart Remote Control application of the PlayMemories Camera Apps™.

Download Links

  • Download Sony A6000 firmware update 1.20 for Mac from Sony US
  • Download Sony A6000 firmware update 1.20 for Windows from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7S firmware update 1.20 for Mac from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7S firmware update 1.20 for Windows from Sony US

Firmware update Ver.1.20 for Sony A7, A7R

Improvements over version 1.10:

  • Improves camera function and provides picture improvement for the new lenses (SEL35F14Z, SEL24240, SEL28F20, SEL90M28G)

Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 1.20:

  • Improves the power-on time after downloading the Smart Remote Control application of the PlayMemories Camera Apps™.
  • Provides support for the SEL70200G lens:
    – Supports the “Fast Hybrid AF” function and future Fast Hybrid AF compatible E mount lenses
    – Adds the “Focus hold button” function
  • Reduces start-up time:
    – The start-up time has been reduced in cases when the camera is switched on immediately after being switched off
  • Improves image quality
  • Provides support for additional PlayMemories Camera Apps and additional features for previously supported apps:
    – Supports the “Liveview Grading” and “Smooth Reflection” applications
    – Supports the smooth automatic exposure feature in the “Time-lapse” application ver. 2.00 and later

Download Links

  • Download Sony A7 firmware update 1.20 for Mac from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7 firmware update 1.20 for Windows from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7R firmware update 1.20 for Mac from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7R firmware update 1.20 for Windows from Sony US

Firmware update Ver.1.20 for Sony A7II

Improvements over version 1.10:

  • Improves camera function and provides picture improvement for the new lenses (SEL35F14Z, SEL24240, SEL28F20, SEL90M28G)

Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 1.20:

  • Provides enhanced image stabilization system for the following:
    • Image stabilization in half-pressing the shutter
    • Image stabilization in “Focus Magnifier”
    • Image stabilization in movie recording
    • Image stabilization in other functions

Download Links

  • Download Sony A7 Mark II firmware update 1.20 for Mac from Sony US
  • Download Sony A7 Mark II firmware update 1.20 for Windows from Sony US

You can check the details at the Sony e-support site (www.esupport.sony.com) for more information. To find the updates you have to search with the camera product name ex. ILCE7.


  • erichhaubrich

    I really wish remote control for video was in this release, but I still love my A6000!