Sony a7C Firmware Update 1.20 Adds the USB Streaming & Video Animal Eye AF

Sony a7C Firmware Update 2.00 adds the USB Streaming and Animal Eye AF for video. As always, there are a few other other goodies in the mix that aren’t mentioned so I highly recommend always keeping firmware up to date.

Applicable Model

This information is for the following models: ILCE-7C ILCE-7CL

Benefits and Improvements

• Adds the USB Streaming function to allow connection using a USB cable to a PC for live streaming and online communication with high-quality video and audio. Note: When connecting to a device with a USB Type-C port, use a commercially available USB cable or terminal conversion adaptor.
• Makes the Eye AF feature compatible with animals when recording a movie.
• Improves the operational stability of the camera. Note: Refer to the Help Guide for details on all updated functions.

Previous Benefits and Improvements

All previous benefits and improvements are included in this update

File Name

Update_ILCE7CV200

File Version

2.00

Release Date

12-07-2021

Download Links:

MAC | WIN

MAC USERS PLEASE NOTE:

System Requirements

The latest version of the system software update is compatible with the following Macintosh versions:
MacOS 10.14, 10.15, 11

Computer Hardware

The latest version of the system software update is compatible with the following hardware:
Mac with an Intel processor (Mac with Apple silicon is not supported)
Hard drive space: 700 MB or more
RAM: 700 MB or more

Download the Sony Camera Driver:

Visit the Sony Camera Driver download page.
Click the Download button.
NOTE: The Camera_Driver_2102a.dmg file will start downloading.
Save the file to the desktop of your computer (recommended).
File Size:130KB (129 582 byte)
After reading the disclaimer, click Download.

How to download the Updater:

Click the Download button above.
After reading the disclaimer, click Download.
NOTE: The Update_ILCE7M3V400.dmg file will start downloading.
Save the file to the desktop of your computer (recommended).
File Size:315.9MB (315 889 936 byte)

How to Install the Sony Camera Driver

Close all programs currently running on your computer.
Double-click the Camera_Driver_2102a.dmg file you downloaded. Do not connect the camera at this point.
NOTE: If you have connected the camera to a computer, disconnect it before following the procedure.
The Sony Camera Driver Installer is expanded.
Double-click the SonyCameraDriver.pkg icon.
The installer screen opens. Proceed as instructed.

Before Updating Firmware Please Read:

Bulletproof Guide to Sony Camera Firmware Updates

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2 thoughts on “Sony a7C Firmware Update 1.20 Adds the USB Streaming & Video Animal Eye AF”

  1. in time and the sony site in Thailand is onluy in thai with no english. I have the Mac OS-10.15 systemm and the driver says it requires OS-11

    I can not get help since automatic system is a locked circle and it is a 12 hour difference

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