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PENTAX K-1 Firmware Update adds Enhanced Features

Posted by: layingback on Wed Oct 05, 2016 11:32
PENTAX K-! Firmware Update v1.30 adds Enhanced Features

  • The Electronic Shutter can be selected at the Menu to reduce camera shake from the mechanical shutter when shooting with Live View mode.
  • Added and selectable [Square format (1:1)] size at the Crop mode.
  • Addition to the current [3 frames bracketing (OFF, TYPE1, TYPE2)], the [2 frames bracketing (OFF, TYPE2)] is added and selectable for the [AA Filter Simulator bracketing]
  • At the [BKT] setting, the bracketing range [±0 (=single frame)] can be selected.

Addendum to the manual in PDF form is here .

Note link is to PENTAX Japan as local PENTAX sites do not appear to have this yet.

Firmware download link. (Japan site)
An unusual step to add features, but as this is relatively early in the product's life, perhaps it was just delayed from the original release as it wasn't ready?

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