Article ID : 00180662 / Last Modified : 16/08/2017

Notice to owners of Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera “ILCE-7”, “ILCE-7R”, “ILCE-7S” and “ILCE-6000” for system software update


    Thank you for your continued interest in Sony products.

    Sony is offering a system software update for Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera [ILCE-7], [ILCE-7R], [ILCE-7S] and [ILCE-6000]. 

    [Contents of update]

    1. Startup time is shortened.

    2. This update enables shooting movies in 60p/30p/24p* due to the XAVC S format that supports high bit rates.(Only ILCE-6000)

    *For NTSC model: 60p/30p/24p

    For PAL model: 50p/25p(PAL mode)60p/30p/24p(NTSC mode)

    * When shooting a movie in the XAVC S format, ensure that an SDXC card of Class 10 or faster is used after formatting the card using the unit updated with the system software. If you format the memory card, all the data will be erased. Please ensure that the data on the card is backed up before formatting.

     * Sony provides the update program for free on our website, but Sony will ask for a technical fee for the update service at the service center and a courier service fee if requested.