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Ricoh releases GXR and CX3 firmware updates

Ricoh releases GXR firmware update version 1.07. The update offers a functional update for the GR lens A12 50mm allowing you to select AF speed options in the Setup menu. Furthermore, this version offers several fixes and improvements for both the S10 24-72 mm and the A12 50mm F2.5 models.
At the same time Ricoh releases CX3 firmware update version 1.06 offering a fix for the problem where an incorrect image is displayed when you press the ADJ.OK button...
All about the Ricoh GXR interchangeable unit camera systemRicoh GXR firmware update version 1.07

Go to the Ricoh GXR firmware download page

In the Setup menu, AF speed options become available (GR LENS A12 50mm only).
- You can choose between QK-AF or FR-AF.
[QK-AF] : AF speed will be faster than [FR-AF]. During the focusing period the image on the LCD will be fixed, and will not follow the movement of the camera.
[FR-AF] : AF speed will be slower than [QK-AF]. The image on the LCD will follow the movement of the camera. AF speed is the same as firmware version 1.06.

* Note) While using digital zoom or AF target shift, the camera will default to [FR-AF], even if the camera was set to [QK-AF].
For operations, see the supplemental PDF in Manual download site.


• Modified that the configured value for sharpness is correctly reflected to Exif header information.  
• Improved exposure accuracy at AE lock.
• Improved white balance at shooting in a dark place with the P mode. (A12 only)
• Improved focus accuracy at Auto macro. (S10 only)
• Corrected the phenomenon below.
• In RAW mode in Picture Quality, if you take a picture with long time exposure, recorded image may be corrupted.
• Improved focus accuracy at Full Press Snap. (A12 only)


Ricoh CX3 firmware update version 1.06

Go to the Ricoh CX3 firmware download page

Modified the following phenomenon: With preview by date, after choosing one image listed in the page 2 or in the following pages, if you press the ADJ.OK button to show the selected image, another image will be displayed.

Additional information: All about the Ricoh GXR interchangeable unit camera system
March 19, 2010
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