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Firmware Update version 1.10 for the Nikon D80

Nikon releases firmware update version 1.10 for the D80 digital SLR camera. The camera is now Certified for Windows Vista and these improvements are made:
- Support for the new USB Media Transfer Protocol has been added. The PTP option in the setup menu's USB item will be modified to MTP/PTP. The icon will also be modified.
- The effects of noise reduction processing performed at shutter speeds of 1 - 8 s with shutter speed set to "bulb", when On is selected for Long exp. NR in the shooting menu, have been improved...
The previous firmware update version 1.01 for the Nikon D80Nikon D80 firmware download pages US:

Nikon D80 Firmware Update 1.10 - Windows
Nikon D80 Firmware Update 1.10 - Macintosh

Nikon D80 firmware download pages EU:

Nikon D80 Firmware Update 1.10 - Windows
Nikon D80 Firmware Update 1.10 - Macintosh

SUMMARY

Modifications enabled with upgrade of A and B firmware from Ver. 1.01 to Ver. 1.10

• The product will be "Certified for Windows Vista"
• Support for the new USB Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) has been added. The PTP option in the setup menu will be modified to MTP/PTP. The icon will also be modified.
• The effects of noise reduction processing performed at shutter speeds of 1 - 8 s with shutter speed set to "bulb", when On is selected for Long exp. NR in the shooting menu, have been improved.

Precautions:

This service provides software for upgrading the D80 A firmware to Ver.1.10 and B firmware to Ver. 1.10. When performing this Firmware Upgrade, be sure to upgrade BOTH A and B firmware. Once firmware upgrade is complete, turn the camera off and then on again. If these latest firmware verisons are already installed on your D80, you need not proceed with download or installation of this Firmware Upgrade. Current firmware versions can be verified from the "Firmware Version" item in the camera's setup menu.

Be aware that proper operation of your D80 is not guaranteed if either A or B firmware is upgraded to Ver. 1.10 while the other is not upgraded.

Be sure to read the section, "Modifications enabled with upgrade of A and B firmware from version 1.01 to Ver. 1.10 before uploading the firmware.

Additional information: The previous firmware update version 1.01 for the Nikon D80
January 26, 2008
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