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Canon EOS-1D C Firmware Update V1.2.0 Coming Soon

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A new firmware update for Canon EOS-1D C Cinema Camera expected to be announced soon. Canon Japan has posted some information about the Canon EOS-1D C firmware update.

According to the translated text the firmware update version 1.2.0 includes the following changes. The new firmware update V 1.2.0 will be available in one week period to Canon EOS-1D C cinema camera.

See the changes for the upcoming firmware update of this camera below.


Canon EOS-1D C Firmware Update V1.2.0

  1. 25fps framerate added for 4K video (PAL)
  2. Ability to disable “Image Size” button added
  3. Fixed Auto Lighting Optimizer bug that caused exposure differences in continuous shooting mode (still images)
  4. Fixed duplication of recorded files when using an external video recorder via HDMI output
  5. Frame rate is now shown with two decimal places. Example 24p to 23.98p (fps)

From Canon Europe

Canon has announced that a feature upgrade for the groundbreaking EOS-1D C DSLR, that includes the addition of support for 25p recording at the camera’s maximum 4K resolution, is now available from Canon’s authorised service facilities in Europe.

The new EOS-1D C feature upgrade makes a number of new features available in the camera:

  1. Provides support for 25.00p (fps) video recording frame rate (PAL settings) at the camera’s maximum 4K resolution.
  2. A function to disable the image size selection button has been added.
  3. Fixes a phenomenon in which a difference in exposure appears on every other shot when shooting continuously and the auto-lighting optimizer is turned on (on weak, standard or strong).

Furthermore, this upgrade provides a number of additional fixes for existing features:

  1. Fixes a phenomenon in which video recorded onto an external recorder sometimes becomes two-layered if it has been recorded through HDMI output.
  2. The video frame rate now displays two additional decimal places, e.g. 24p -> 23.98p (fps).
  3. Fixes a phenomenon in which the on-screen guidance cannot be fully displayed when setting the maximum limit value for the “Auto ISO Range” option.
  4. Corrects errors in the Portuguese language menu.