Fujifilm X-T3, X-T100, and X-A5 Firmware Updates: Plus Fujifilm Camera Remote App Update


Fujifilm announces firmware updates for the FUJIFILM X-T3
Evolution of the 4th generation system equipped with “X-Trans CMOS 4” and “X-Processor 4”

To Fujifilm X Series customers and photographers,

FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) will release new firmware updates for the FUJIFILM X-T3 (“X-T3”) X Series digital camera in April.

Firmware Version:
[ FUJIFILM X-T3 Ver. 3.00: April 2019 ]

1.Strengthened the accuracy of face / eye detection AF performance

The AF algorithm has been improved along with the accuracy of face / eye detection AF. The ability to detect faces in the distance has been enhanced by approximately 30% and AF tracking is now more stable, even when an obstacle appears in the way. The improvements in AF are applicable to both still photos and video recording.

2.New Face Select function

The Face Select function has been introduced to provide priority auto-focus, tracking and exposure on a selected subject when multiple faces have been detected. The priority face can be selected by using the touch screen or focus lever.

3.Faster AF speed for subjects at a distance

Thanks to the improved AF algorithm, faster AF speed is achieved when shooting from short to long distances (or vice versa).

4.Intuitive operation of touch screen

A Double Tap Setting and Touch Function has been added to the touch screen settings*. The two settings must be set to OFF to provide a better touch screen response. These new settings allow a more intuitive touch operation when shooting, AF and focus area select.

  • *By default, Touch Screen Setting, Double Tap Setting and Touch Function are set to all OFF.
    For improved touch screen response, Touch Screen Setting must be set to ON.

Fujifilm announces firmware updates for the FUJIFILM X-T100 and FUJIFILM X-A5
FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) will release new firmware updates for the FUJIFILM X-T100 (“X-T100”) and FUJIFILM X-A5 (“X-A5”) X Series digital cameras in February 14, 2019.

Firmware Version:
FUJIFILM X-T100 Ver. 2.00
FUJIFILM X-A5 Ver. 2.00

1.NEW “Bright Mode”

The new “Bright Mode” gives a brighter and more vivid image when using the “Advanced SR Auto” mode. The “Bright Mode” can be turned ON / OFF easily with a single tap on the LCD touch-screen.

2.5 step adjustment for “Portrait Enhancer” Mode

You are now able to customize the skin tones by 5 different levels when using the “Portrait Enhancer” mode.

3.NEW “Night+” setting

The “Night+” mode automatically adjusts the ISO, brightness and vividness of the picture for better pictures in poor light situations. This can also be used when shooting Night Portraits.

Fujifilm launches new version of the FUJIFILM Camera Remote app that improves overall usability and connectivity
Fujifilm Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) will launch a new version FUJIFILM Camera Remote (Ver. 4.0) for your smart devices which support all of FUJIFILM wireless-equipped digital cameras. The FUJIFILM Camera Remote app can operate wireless-equipped digital cameras by remote control to shoot images and movies in the camera and to transfer them direct to your smart devices. The pairing process is now easier thanks to the newly designed interface in Ver. 4.0. It also includes an “Album” function that allows you to browse only the images imported from the camera.

[ Features of the FUJIFILM Camera Remote ]

1. Transferring images and videos to a smartphone or tablet
2. Browsing the images and videos on the camera from a smartphone or tablet
3. Downloading Location Data from a smartphone
4. Shooting images remotely
5. Downloading and checking the latest firmware for the camera (Bluetooth enabled cameras only)

[ Improvements ]

1. Newly designed interface to operate the app easily
2. “Album” function to allow you to browse images only imported from camera
3. More stable connection between the camera and smart device, even when switching menus within the application

[ Release Date ]

iOS Ver. : Available on end of March 2019
Android Ver. : Available on May 2019

[ How to download ]

Download this app from the App Store* or Google Play**

[Photo]App Store

[Photo]Google Play
*「Apple」「App Store」 are trademarks of Apple Inc.
**「Android」「Google Play」 are trademarks of Google Inc.

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