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New Firmware Updates for Canon EOS R, EOS RP and EOS Ra

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Along with the Canon EOS R5 & EOS R6 firmware version 1.2.0, the company also released new firmware updates for Canon EOS REOS RP and EOS Ra mirrorless cameras. bringing new and improved features, as well as the usual bug fixes.

Firmware version 1.6.0 for the EOS RP and firmware version 1.8.0 for the EOS R improves color balance when shooting with the Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM lens and adds support for Canon’s newer RF 70–200mm F2.8 L IS USM and RF 100–500mm F4.5–7.1 L IS USM lenses.

You can download firmware updates for the EOS R, EOS RP and EOS RA cameras on Canon’s respective product pages. Check out the details and download links below.

Canon EOS R Firmware Version 1.8.0

Firmware Version 1.8.0 incorporates the following enhancements:

  1. Improves color balance when the RF50mm F1.8 STM lens is attached to the EOS R camera.
  2. Support has been added for the following lenses*:
    – RF70-200mm F2.8 L IS USM
    – RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM
    *With Firmware Version 1.7.0 and later.

Canon EOS RP Firmware Version 1.6.0

Firmware Version 1.6.0 incorporates the following enhancements:

  1. Improves color balance when the RF50mm F1.8 STM lens is attached to the EOS RP camera.
  2. Support has been added for the following lenses*:
    – RF70-200mm F2.8 L IS USM
    – RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM
    *With Firmware Version 1.5.0 and later.

Canon EOS Ra Firmware Version 1.8.0

Firmware Version 1.8.0 incorporates the following enhancements:

  1. Improves color balance when the RF50mm F1.8 STM lens is attached to the EOS Ra camera.
  2. Support has been added for the following lenses*:
    – RF70-200mm F2.8 L IS USM
    – RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM
    *With Firmware Version 1.7.0 and later.

The Canon RF 50mm F1.2 L USM lens also received a version 1.0.5 firmware update that ‘Reduces image noise when performing high sensitivity shooting with the RF50mm F1.2 L USM lens attached to the EOS C70 camera.’ You can download firmware version 1.0.5 for the Canon RF 50mm F1.2 L USM lens on Canon’s website.

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