Sony PMW-400 & PXW-X320 Firmware Update
V1.70 firmware update for the PMW-400 and V1.20 for the PXW-X320 shoulder camcorders have been released on Sony Pro global websites few minutes ago.
The free of charge binary package for end-users SxS card installation can be downloaded from the Product Overview > Resources tab on www.pro.sony.eu
RECENT FILES added on Status Display
The user can review the last 3 recently used files from the following 5 categories : User File, All File, Scene File, Reference File and Lens File.
Benefits: Faster recall of frequently used settings.
SxS Load/store and USB Load/store , File ID , Recall or All Preset items are added in the User Customize Menu
Users are able to add these items in the File > User , File > All, File > Scene Menu structure
Benefits: Faster, user friendly camcorder setup.
Assignable buttons are disabled when the User Menu is locked
Assignable switches are deactivated when the User menu is password locked
Benefits: Safety of Broadcaster’s camcorders pool operations.
Maximum Recording time on SxS card is improved
The Maximum Recording time per SxS media is increased when shooting large quantity of very short clips.
Benefits: Improved recording time in news operations.