Olympus Released Firmware Update for Three PRO Lenses

Olympus Released Firmware Update for Three PRO Lenses

Olympus released new firmware updates for 8mm fisheye PRO, 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO and 300mm f/4 PRO lenses.

The M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 8mm F1.8 Fisheye PRO and M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 300mm F4.0 IS PRO models updated to version 1.1, while the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F2.8 PRO lens gets version 1.2 update.

All optics mentioned in this update gets stability. The company also adds support for the newly announced E-M1 Mark II for the 40-150 and 300mm lenses. See the firmware details and download links below.

Olympus 8mm, 40-150mm and 300mm PRO Lens Firmware Updates Released

Olympus 8mm, 40-150mm and 300mm PRO Lens Firmware Updates Released

The firmware update 1.2 for 40-150mm F2.8 PRO lens details.

  • Stability of lens aperture when shooting videos has been improved.
  • MF shooting operations have been improved.
  • Enhanced stability of AF operation when shooting video
  • Improved AF operation when using the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 1.4x Teleconverter MC-14.
  • Enhanced stability of sequential shooting when using the E-M1 Mark II.

The firmware update 1.1 for 8mm F1.8 Fisheye PRO lens details.

  • Improved stability of C-AF operation for sequential shooting with H.

The firmware update 1.1 for 300mm F4.0 IS PRO lens details.

  • Improved AF operation.
  • MF shooting operations have been improved.
  • Enhanced stability of operation when shooting video.
  • Enhanced stability of sequential shooting when using the E-M1 Mark II.
  • Improved image stabilization accuracy when using the E-M1 Mark II.

You can download the firmware updates from Olympus Global website.