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Nikon releases firmware updates for the D40 and D40x

Nikon releases firmware update version 1.1.2 for the D40 and 1.01 for the D40x. The following issue has been resolved:
With earlier firmware, the number of images that could be captured (battery performance) when an EN-EL9a was used was less than with an EN-EL9. With this update the EN-EL9a performance is maximized.
Number of shots possible with EN-EL9a (1,080 mAh)
• Single-frame shooting mode:  Approx. 510 shots
• Continuous shooting mode:  Approx. 2,400 shots  ...
Check-out the Nikon D40x specifications & reviewsNikon firmware download pages:

US - D40 Firmware Update A 1.12 - Win
US - D40 Firmware Update A 1.12 - Mac

US - D40x Firmware Update A 1.01 - Win - Not yet posted
US - D40x Firmware Update A 1.01 - Mac - Not yet posted

EU - D40 Firmware Update A 1.12 - Win
EU - D40 Firmware Update A 1.12 - Mac

EU - D40x Firmware Update A 1.01 - Win
EU - D40x Firmware Update A 1.01 - Mac


In case you missed or did not apply the previous Nikon D40 firmware update, you will get this improvement too:

[Version 1.1]

• Shooting times were not always accurately recorded in image data for images captured in bursts of continuous shooting. This issue has now been resolved.

Additional information: Check-out the Nikon D40x specifications & reviews
April 15, 2009
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