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Leica Releases Firmware Version for the S (Typ 006)

Today, Leica has released a firmware update for the Leica S (Typ 006) medium format digital SLR camera. The update includes the following features/changes:

  • Support the new Leica S-lens, Leica Elmarit-S 45mm f/2.8 ASPH & CS Version
  • New Menu Language: Korean
  • Improvement of tethered shooting for compressed DNG
  • Flash signal will be output at each exposure time over X-sync
  • Settings for bracketing and self-timer are now stored in the user profiles and will remain active even if the system is rebooted.
  • Optimized color temperature of the white point of the display
  • Leica Vario-Elmar-S 30-90mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH – improvement of focus behavior
  • Improvement of user profiles

There is also new firmware, version, for the S2 and S2-P cameras. Registered owners can download the firmware from the Owners’ Area.

To download the new firmware for either your Leica S (Typ 006) or Leica S2, visit the Leica Owner's Area. You will need a freshly charged battery, a memory card that you can format in the camera, and a card reader.

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Josh Lehrer has been with Leica Store Miami since 2010 and is as obsessed with Leica as he is with fast cars and his Golden Retriever, Enzo. He particularly enjoys obscure and vintage Leica gear and is probably the only person to use the Leica S for photographing car shows.

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2 Responses

  1. ddanois

    Is the firmware for the Leica S (Typ 006) posted yet? When I login to the Owner’s area I only see version of the firmware.

  2. ddanois

    Just posted this morning! The color temp of the lcd in immediately noticeable.


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