FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) will release free firmware updates for the FUJIFILM X-A3 (“X-A3”) and FUJIFILM X-A10 (“X-A10”) X Series mirrorless digital camera. These updates will be released at the beginning of March 2018 and will add compatibility with newly announced products and new functions to the X-A3 and X-A10.
This firmware update will provide compatibility with “FUJINON XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OSI PZ” unique additional features when attached to the camera and also a compatibility with “instax SHARE SP-3”. FUJIFILM attempts to continuously upgrade firmware on cameras and lenses in order to provide better user experience and enhance the joy of photography for our customers.
FUJIFILM X-A3 (Ver. 2.20)
FUJIFILM X-A10 (Ver. 2.20)
- 1. Compatible with the newly developed FUJINON XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ lens
The upgrade will add compatibility for the newly developed FUJINON XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ lens.
1) Zoom function with rear command dial when the LCD is 180 degree rotated
2) Front ring function automatically switches between “manual zoom” and “focus ring” depends on focus mode
3) Memorize the lens zoom position when power off and return to the position when power on
4) Maintain the lens zoom position in playback mode to shorten the startup time for the next shooting
- 2. Compatible with instax SHARE SP-3
The upgrade adds compatibility with instax SHARE SP-3, as well as SP-1 and SP-2.
FUJIFILM Corporation and its group companies develop, produce and market products in the Imaging Solutions business (colour films, digital cameras, photofinishing equipment and colour paper, chemicals and services for photofinishing) and Information Solutions business (equipment and materials for medical diagnostics and life science, equipment and materials for graphic arts, flat panel display materials, recording media, optical devices, electronic materials and inkjet materials). The company employs more than 80,000 people worldwide, with 282 subsidiaries all over the world. Uniquely placed to be a market leader in digital imaging, Fujifilm develops and manufactures its own sensors, lenses and processing technology. In addition to its production plants and R&D operations in Japan, the company has key manufacturing facilities in Europe and the USA for core products such as colour film, colour paper, single use cameras and CTP printing plates, and has further factories in Brazil and China. Total global turnover for 2015/6 (FY15) was ¥2,491bn. In the UK, Fujifilm has been supplying the imaging, printing and graphics industries, as well as consumers, professional and enthusiast photographers, with high quality, innovative products and services for over 30 years. Fujifilm UK currently employs more than 390 people and is one of the country's most popular photographic and imaging brands.