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Pentax releases firmware updates for the K-5 and 645D

Pentax releases firmware version 1.03 for the K-5 dSLR that will bring you these improvements:
• Improved accuracy of auto focus in low-intensity light conditions
• Improved stability for general performance of the camera
Pentax also releases firmware update version 1.02 for the model 645D hat offers these improvements:
•When processing Noise Reduction after long exposure, remaining time is displayed on LCD panel
•When mode dial is set to "X", Flash X-Sync Speed can be set by custom function menu...
Check out the Pentax K-5 full details, specifications & reviewsPentax K-5 firmware updates

The firmware download is available here

[Version 1.03]
•Improved the accuracy of auto focus in low-intensity light condition.
•Improved stability for general performance.

[Version 1.02]
•Compatible with SDXC memory card.
* Transfer rate is not compatible with UHS speed class.
•All ISO sensitivity setting can be used on Bulb mode.
•Improved functional sequence for Contrast AF and improved total speed until in focus.

[Version 1.01]
•Improved stability for general performance such as exposure range on HyP mode
•Increases the number of continuous shot at RAW format and High sensitivity shooting.
* Ex. Setting condition: RAW/ISO100, Increases the number of continuous shot from maximum approx. 8 frames to approx. 20 frames.

Pentax 645D firmware updates

The firmware download is available here

[Version 1.02]
•When processing Noise Reduction after long exposure, remaining time is displayed on LCD panel
•When mode dial is set to “X”, Flash X-Sync Speed can be set by custom function menu.
•When connecting to a computer via the USB cable, recognized Disk name is changed from [Removable Disk] to [645D].
If format SD memory card, volume label will be [645D].
•After mirror lock-up, extended standby time (until mirror automatically return to original position) from approximate 1 minute to 5 minutes
If Auto Power Off setting is shorter than 5 minutes, Auto Power Off setting has priority.

[Version 1.01]
•Compatible with SDXC memory card.
* Transfer rate is not compatible with UHS speed class.

Additional information: Check out the Pentax K-5 full details, specifications & reviews
March 10, 2011
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