Sony PXW-500, PXW-400 & PXW-Z450 Firmware Update

Sony PXW-X500, PXW-X400 & PXW-Z450 Firmware Update

Sony have recently announced new firmware for the following cameras - PXW-X500, PXW-X400 & PXW-Z450. A brief overview of each firmware can be found below, along with links to the upgrade page on the Sony website. All firmware packages are free of charge.

Sony PXW-X500 V5.01
V5.01 fixes the following issues:

  • Some audio input signals are rarely muted when any audio input switch is operated.
  • Camera shows error code "E91-118" and tally blinks.

V5.01 includes the following new functions (already included in V5.00):

  • Copying clips to external USB storage media
  • Transferring parts of original files recorded on the camcorder to FTP or Cloud
  • Add 1920 x 1080i proxy recording formats (HD Auto 9Mbps / 6Mbps)
  • Add low bit rate proxy formats for BGAN streaming (0.3 Mbps and 0.2 Mbps)
  • Extend menu items which can be added to the User menu

Sony PXW-X400 V3.02
V3.02 fixes the following issues:

  • Some audio input signals are rarely muted when any audio input switch is operated.
  • Camera shows error code "E91-118" and tally blinks.

V3.02 includes the following new functions (already included in V3.00):

  • Copying clips to external USB storage media
  • Transferring parts of original files recorded on the camcorder to FTP or Cloud
  • Add 1920 x 1080i proxy recording formats (HD Auto 9Mbps / 6Mbps)
  • Add low bit rate proxy formats for BGAN streaming (0.3 Mbps and 0.2 Mbps)
  • Extend menu items which can be added to the User menu

Sony PXW-Z450 V1.01
V1.01 fixes the following issues:

  • Some audio input signals are rarely muted when any audio input switch is operated.
  • Camera shows error code "E91-118" and tally blinks.
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