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Nikon releases WT-4 Wireless Transmitter firmware update

Nikon releases firmware update version 1.1 for the WT-4 Wireless Transmitter which adds support for Thumbnail Selector v.1.1.0.
Users of the Nikon D3 must ensure that the D3 firmware, the Thumbnail Selector and WT-4 Setup Utility are the latest version.
Users of the Nikon D300 should remain with the current WT-4 firmware version as a firmware update for the D300 providing compatibility with the WT-4 firmware v.1.1 is currently being developed. No timeline for this new release has been determined yet...
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Nikon WT-4 key features:

• Wireless transmitter for D3, D700 and D300 allows WiFi remote operation (with optional Camera Control 2 software) and image transfer (with FTP software) or wired Ethernet connection

• Supports wireless LAN conforming to IEEE 802.11b/g, IEEE 802.11a, (WiFi a/b/g) and wired LAN conforming to IEEE 802.3u (100BASE-TX) and IEEE 802.3 (10BASE-T).

• Transmission Range: Transmission range when wireless LAN is used is approx. 590 feet (IEEE 802.11b/g) or 850 feet (IEEE 802.11a). (Varies according to transmission conditions.)

• Power Requirements:: EN-EL3e battery (sold separately) and MH-18a charger for EN-EL3e battery or AC Adapter EH-6 (sold separately).

• WiFi Support: Supports wireless LAN conforming to IEEE 802.11b/g, IEEE 802.11a (WiFi a/b/g), and wired LAN conforming to IEEE 802.3u (100BASE-TX) and IEEE 802.3 (10BASE-T).

• Transfer Modes: Ad-hoc mode enables peer-to-peer connection of a WT-4a and a computer or FTP server. Infrastructure mode enables connection via an access point.

• Image Transfer mode: Images stored in a memory card and those just taken can be transferred and saved on a computer or FTP server.

• Thumbnail Select mode: Thumbnail images can be displayed on a connected computer, and selected images can be downloaded and saved.

• PC mode: With Camera Control Pro 2 (optional), camera settings can be controlled and images taken can be transferred and saved on a computer.

• Printer mode: JPEG images stored in a memory card can be transferred to a printer connected with a computer.

•Nominal Data Transfter Rates: IEEE 802.11a 54M/48M/36M/24M/18M/12M/9M/6M (bps) IEEE 802.11g 54M/48M/36M/24M/18M/12M/9M/6M (bps) IEEE 802.11b 11M/5.5M/2M/1M (bps)
July 9, 2008
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