Sony Releases FE 70-200mm GM Lens Firmware Update 06

Sony FE 70-200mm GM Lens Firmware Update 06

Benefits and Improvements

Improves AF operation stability under certain conditions

Previous Benefits and Improvements

Includes all previous benefits and improvements

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Mac Users Please Note:

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

To install this update, you need to Download the Sony Camera Driver.

About this Download

Note on Sony account: Before downloading the software, we recommend that you create a Sony account. After creating a Sony account or signing in with your Sony account, download the software (for customers in the USA and Canada). You also have the option to download the software without an account.

This Lens must be attached to an E-mount body camera to perform this update.
Some models cannot be used for this update. (model list).
When using the PXW-FS7M2, follow the steps as specified in the PXW-FS7M2 instruction manual.

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4 thoughts on “Sony Releases FE 70-200mm GM Lens Firmware Update 06”

  1. Thank You SOOO! Much again for the heads up!! This lens is the greatest already, glad it could be made a little better. I use on night tours at the zoo on a A7iii, just awesome. Like I was in a far off land using a camera trap and no flash!

    1. Sony engineers are always quite vague in their firmware update notes, but hopefully you’ll find the improvements useful, Ed.

  2. Sony still using it’s horrible update process. Which, OF COURSE, doesn’t work on Apple silicon Macs because no one buys Apple products. I’m stuck with Sony but I’ve no doubt Canon will eventually bury Sony in mirrorless.

    1. Sony actually uses EXACTLY the same process for firmware updates that Apple uses for iOS and MacOS updates.

      Download > Verify > Install

      Apple favors this process as well, but they make it very difficult for third parties to do the same thing.

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