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New firmware for G VARIO HD 14-140mm / F4.0-5.8 ASPH.

Under its joint update service for Four Thirds and Micro Four Thirds lenses, Panasonic has released a firmware update for its LUMIX G VARIO HD 14-140mm / F4.0-5.8 ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.(model no. H-VS014140).

In the update, version 1.4 of 12/07/2010, the folllowing improvement has been implemented:
1. Improved stability of O.I.S.(Optical Image Stabilizer) and AF(Auto Focus) in movie recording.
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Panasonic's specifications for the LUMIX G VARIO HD 14-140mm / F4.0-5.8 ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.

The firmware download and extensive Windows / Macintosh update procedures for  the LUMIX G VARIO HD 14-140mm / F4.0-5.8 ASPH / MEGA O.I.S.  on Panasonic camera bodies are available here. A link is provided for the update procedures of the H-VS014140  on Olympus camera bodies (Click here).

Update history:
Date/Version:
2010/12/7 Ver 1.4
Description:
1. Improved stability of O.I.S.(Optical Image Stabilizer) and AF(Auto Focus) in movie recording.

Date/Version:
2010/10/6 Ver 1.3
Description:
1. Improved the speed of AF(Auto Focus) performance.
2. Improved the speed up the boot-time of the lens.

Date/Version:
2009/11/25 Ver 1.2
Description:
1. Improved AF(Auto Focus) performance in Motion Picture recording.

Date/Version:
2009/6/24 Ver 1.1
Description:
1. Improved the operation of O.I.S. in Motion Picture recording.
2. Fixed the instability of operation with Olympus Imaging Corporation's E-P1 camera body.

Additional information: Panasonic's specifications for the LUMIX G VARIO HD 14-140mm / F4.0-5.8 ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.
December 7, 2010
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