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Panasonic Releases Firmware Update Programs for the LUMIX S1R, S1, GH5, GH5S and G9

November 6, 2019 GMT
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NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic is proud to announce firmware update programs for the LUMIX Digital Single Lens Mirrorless cameras including the S1R/ S1 (S Series), GH5/GH5S/G9 (G Series) and application software to enhance functions and usability. All programs will be available at the LUMIX Global Customer Support website https://av.jpn.support.panasonic.com/support/global/cs/dsc/ on November 19, 2019.

LUMIX Full-frame Mirrorless Camera

S1R Firmware Version 1.3 / S1 Firmware Version 1.3

1. Expanded media compatibility

2. Expanded compatibility with Profoto wireless transmitters

* All functions may not be available depending on the situation.

3. Improved compatibility with Sigma interchangeable lenses and mount converter

4. Improved compatibility with Panasonic interchangeable lenses

5. Improved AF performance

6. Improved performance of High-Speed Video

7. Other major improvements*

S1

*For more details on the update program, please refer to the firmware update information page of each model to be released on November 19, 2019.

LUMIX Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Camera

GH5 Firmware Version 2.6 / GH5S Firmware Version 1.4 / G9 Firmware Version 2.0

1. Expanded compatibility with Profoto wireless transmitters (All)

* All functions may not be available depending on the situation.

2. Improved AF performance
GH5S G9

3. Enhanced video functions (G9)

4. Other major improvements*

G9

*For more details of the update program, please refer to the firmware update information page of each model to be released on November 19, 2019.

LUMIX Sync Ver1.0.4

About Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company
Based in Newark, NJ, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company is a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. The company offers a wide range of consumer solutions in the U.S. including LUMIX Digital Cameras, Camcorders, Blu-ray players, Home Audio, Technics, Cordless Phones, Home Appliances, Beauty, Grooming, Wellness and Personal Care products and more. Panasonic was featured in Fortune Magazine’s 2016 ranking of 50 companies that are changing the world and doing well by doing good. Specifically cited were its smart and sustainable technologies, including its contributions to smart cities and the electric vehicle revolution.

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