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Sony releases α9 firmware update adding real-time eye AF for animals, interval shooting functionality and compatibility with RMT-P1BT

Sony has released a new firmware update for its α9 full-frame mirrorless camera (model ILCE-9), delivering key functions such as Real-Time Eye AF for animals[i], Interval Shooting and compatibility with RMT-P1BT[ii]. The version 6.00 update enables Sony’s AI driven Real-Time Eye AF technology to now detect both animals and human subjects, with an option to […]

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Firmware update 5.0 for Sony α9 released

As previously reported, Sony just released the new firmware update 5.0 for the Sony α9 mirrorless camera. You can download the firmware update here. Additional information:

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Sony a9 firmware update version 5.0 rumored to be announced on March 25th

SonyAddict reports that the major Sony a9 firmware update version 5.0 that was announced in January will be officially released on March 25th. Examples of the upcoming Sony A9 real-time tracking feature can be found here. Recently the price of the Sony a9 dropped in the US by $500 to $3,998: Adorama, B&H, Amazon (some […]

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Sony A9 firmware 5.0 real-time tracking example video

Patrick Murphy-Racey has posted an example video of the real-time tracking update that will come to the Sony a9 camera in March:

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Sony announced major firmware updates for the a9/a7RIII/a7III mirrorless cameras

In addition to the new a6400 mirrorless APS-C camera, at the press event today Sony announced also major firmware updates for the a9/a7RIII/a7III mirrorless cameras:

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The top of the line Sony a9 mirrorless camera is now $500 off

The price of the top of the line Sony a9 mirrorless camera just dropped by $500 in the US to $3,998: B&H Adorama Amazon Some listings offer free accessories – see above links for additional information.

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What else is new?

→ A free update for the ON1 Photo RAW 2017.5 software is now available for download. It includes new bug fixes and performance updates. You can get a free 30 days trial here. → Irix recently launched new ND gel filters for their wide angle lenses. The new filters will be available in a month. […]

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