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Nikon Japan confirmed Z6/Z7 firmware 2.0 for May 16th

Nikon Japan confirmed that firmware update version 2.0 for the Nikon Z7 and Z7 mirrorless cameras will be officially released on May 16th (Thursday). Update: it seems that the firmware update for the CF Express memory cards and RAW video will not be included on May 16th.

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Rumors: the upcoming Nikon Z6/Z7 firmware update will improve low light focus capability to -6EV for the Z6 and -4EV for the Z7

Nikon confirmed that the new eye-detection AF firmware update and more for the Nikon Z6/Z7 cameras is scheduled to be released next week (May 16th). This timeframe matches with my previous report of a CF Express firmware update for the Nikon Z cameras to be released in the second quarter of 2019. I received a rumor that the upcoming firmware […]

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Nikon Z6/Z7 firmware with eye-detection AF and more is coming on May 16

The new Nikon Z6 and Z7 firmware update with eye-detection AF and more will be officially released on May 16:

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CP+ show report: Nikon Z7 vs. Sony a7R III eye AF comparison

Dpreview posted a brief video comparing the Nikon Z7 eye AF (not a final version) side-by-side with the Sony a7R III eye AF that has been existing already for years:

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CP+ show report: eye AF for the Nikon Z6 and Z7 cameras (video demos)

Here are several new videos from the CP+ show demonstrating the upcoming Nikon Z eye AF firmware update:

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Nikon announced the development of new firmware for the Z6, Z7, D5, D850 and D500 cameras

Nikon announced again the development of new firmware for the Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras with eye-detection AF, increased AF/AE performance, RAW video output and CFexpress support (UPDATE: now also the D5, D850 and D500 cameras will have CFexpress support as I already reported back in November):

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