GFX 50S Camera Body Firmware Update Ver.2.00

Please read the followings and update the firmware.

Notes

  • · Please read this update after refreshing this page.
    • * In case of Windows (Internet Explorer / FireFox / Google Chrome), hold down the "Control" key and "F5" key.
    • * In case of Macintosh (Safari / Google Chrome), hold down the "Command" key and "R" key.
    • * In case of Macintosh (FireFox), hold down the "Command", "Shift" and "R" keys at same time.
  • · The firmware upgrade is not required if its version is 2.00.
    • * Refer to "2) Firmware version checking procedure" in the "Detail of firmware update steps" below to check the firmware version.
  • · Please use your camera and lens with the latest version of firmware.
    (If you don't use them with the latest version, you may not enjoy their full performance.)

Detail of the update

The firmware update Ver.2.00 from Ver.1.11 incorporates the following issues:

Regarding the details except for No.3, download the "GFX 50S New Features Guide[Ver.2.00]" from our website.

  • 1. Support "FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO" for Macintosh
    Once connecting a camera to a computer via USB cable, the "FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO" enables users to convert RAW files with X Processor Pro. The fast batch processing will also be available. The "FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO" can be downloaded from the FUJIFILM website for free.

    *"FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO Ver.1.0 Installer for Macintosh" can be downloaded from the URL below.
  • 2. Improve radio flash controller usability
    The upgrade allows users to shoot with compatible third party studio flash in high speed sync. or TTL mode via their radio controllers.
  • 3. Support for backup/restore of camera settings via "FUJIFILM X Acquire"
    Once connecting a camera to a computer via USB cable, the "FUJIFILM X Acquire" allows users to backup/restore camera settings to/from a file. Copying all camera settings from one camera to another is available.

    *"FUJIFILM X Acquire Ver.1.7 Installer for Windows/Macintosh" can be downloaded from the URL below.
  • 4. Addition of "Eye Sensor + LCD Image Display" in the View Mode
    The update gives the "Eye Sensor + LCD Image Display" option in the View Mode that allows you to shoot through the viewfinder and check images on the LCD, just as you would with an SLR.
  • 5. ON/OFF for 1/3-step shutter speed adjustment
    The update allows you to turn off the Command Dial's function to adjust shutter speed by 1/3 steps in order to prevent unintended adjustments.
  • 6. Addition of "Shoot Without Card" mode
    With the update, you can have the "Shoot Without Card" mode turned OFF so that the camera will not shoot when there is no SD card inserted.
  • 7. Addition of "-6" and "-7" to EVF's brightness setting
    The update will extend the "EVF Brightness" setting options to "-6" and "-7" so that, even in an extremely low-light condition, the brightness of the EVF does not distract you from shooting.
  • 8. Support for " Instax SHARE SP-3"
    Additionally, "Instax SHERE SP-3" has become compatible with this camera.

Firmware update history(up to version 1.11)

Firmware update steps

Summary of firmware update steps

  1. 1. Check the firmware version.
  2. 2. Prepare a formatted memory card.
  3. 3. Download the firmware and copy it to the card.
  4. 4. Put the memory card with the firmware in the camera and update it.

Detail of firmware update steps

Please refer to the steps below about necessities and steps for firmware update.

Precaution

  • 1.If firmware updating fails, the camera may no longer operate correctly in some cases. Carefully read the notes provided here.
  • 2.Always use the fully-charged battery when updating the firmware as a basic manner. Never turn the camera off or attempt to use any of the camera controls while the firmware is being overwritten.
  • 3.You can update the firmware from old version directly to the latest one.
  • 4.Firmware updating requires approximately 90 seconds.
  • 5.Once the firmware has been updated, some data of the previous version cannot be restored.
  • 6.Please check here if you encounter any problems.

License Agreement

Please read this Agreement carefully before downloading this upgraded version software ("FIRMWARE"). By downloading FIRMWARE, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to download FIRMWARE.

Article 1. License

FIRMWARE is the upgraded version of software that FUJIFILM Corporation. ("FUJI") already distributed to you included with FUJI's product(s) ("ORIGINAL FIRMWARE"). All copyrights and other proprietary rights to FIRMWARE are retained by FUJI, and nothing contained herein shall be construed, expressly or implicitly, as transferring or granting to you any right, license, or title unless otherwise explicitly granted under this Agreement.

Article 2. NO Warranty

FUJI EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY FOR SOFTWARE. SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT, PATENT, TRADE SECRET, OR ANY OTHER PROPRIETARY RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY. IN NO EVENT SHALL FUJI BE LIABLE FOR ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE SOFTWARE.

Article 3. Restrictions

You shall not, or shall not have any third party, reverse-engineer, decompile, or disassemble FIRMWARE.