|Pentax K-3 Version 1.10 Firmware Update|
ChangesThere is no reason to update the firmware of Pentax K-3 if people cannot find significant change from the latest update. The version 1.10 of Pentax K-3 firmware surely will offer people with some changes which can bring enhancement to their experience using the camera. The latest firmware update comes with the support for the new mount of KAF 4 lens. One thing which people realize from this camera lens is that it is lack of mechanical aperture stop down level. It needs the electronic aperture actuation instead. The previous firmware version from Pentax K-3 cannot issue the needed commands for operating the system of the lens. This is not a problem any longer with the latest update because people can use the Pentax K-3 supported with the new lens of DA 55-300 millimeters PLM types with self focusing ability. It is recommended to use this lens over the previous auto focus lens option. Better support for the lens is not the only change which can be found from the latest firmware update of this camera because it can also offer improvement associated to the stability of general performance of the camera.
How to Update PENTAX K-3 FirmwareIt is super interesting that people now can enjoy the experience using KAF4 lens for their Pentax K-3 camera. There is no need to wait for updating the firmware after all because people can download the firmware update file through the link which is available below for Windows and Macintosh operating system. Once the file is completely downloaded, they need to copy it to the downloaded file to the SD memory card which has been formatted. They can update the firmware with the copied file on the memory card. After the update firmware, people will be able to try the experience using the lens along with better general performance stability of the camera.
PENTAX Firmware Update Software for K-3Name: PENTAX Firmware Update Software for PENTAX K-3
Registered name: k3_v130.zip (zip type 14,053 Kbytes)
Applied product: PENTAX K3, K-3 Premium Silver Edition and K-3 prestige Edition
To check the version number, press the menu button and select [Firmware Info/Options] in the [Set-up 4] menu then press the four-way controller right.
Updated firmware file: For Mac and windows : zip type