SONY BROADCAST UK “We are pleased to announce that the version N°3 of PXW-Z100 firmware upgrade will be available the 30thOctober.
This free of charge firmware upgrade will be publish in “Resources” area on www.pro.sony.eu under the main page of PXW-Z100.”
The version 3 will include:
- XAVC Long GOP* 4K(QFHD)/HD recording capability with max.150 Mbps on XQD media card
- TC output from HDMI
*XAVC-L (long GOP) is a codec with MXF file wrapper, in QFHD is 4:2:0 with 8bit, in HD is 4:2:2 with 10bit.
The next firmware version should include AVCHD recording and will be available in January 2015.
The Direct Copy function we plan to update in first half of 2015.
We intend to email all our registered users with this information when the software is ready to download.