[ E-M5 Mark II ]

[ Precautions when updating firmware ]

When updating the firmware from version 1.x to 2.2, the camera settings are reset.
When updating the firmware from version 2.x to 2.2, the camera settings are maintained.

(Feb. 04 2016)
  • The stability of the image stabilizer’s operations has been improved.
(Dec. 03 2015)
  • This firmware update resolves the following issues that may occur in firmware version 2.0:
    • *When recording movies using the OLYMPUS Capture version 1.1, the Touch AF display on the OLYMPUS Capture cannot be cancelled.
    • *When an electronic zoom lens is in use, the zoom does not automatically adjust to the wide-angle position even if the monitor is tilted to the self-portrait position.
(Nov. 26 2015)

New functions, 5 items

  • Focus bracketing is now possible.
  • Simulated Optical Viewfinder was added.
    • *Setting is possible when the mode dial is P/A/S/M.
    • *Shooting settings are not reflected in the EVF display.
  • 4K was added to Time Lapse Movie for Time lapse shooting.
  • Supports synchronization of start and stop of movie sound recording when using linear PCM recorder LS-100.
    • *Supports Olympus's linear PCM recorder LS-100.
  • Slate Tone generation function was added.
    • *Supports Olympus's linear PCM recorder LS-100.

Major improvements to operability, 7 items

  • Movie picture mode Flat was added.
  • Movie setting function was added.
    • Movie Noise Filter
    • Movie picture mode
  • MF clutch/Snapshot Focus can be disabled.
    • *Please also update supported lenses to the latest firmware.
  • Expand LV Dyn. Range was changed to S-OVF.
  • S-OVF was added to button functions.
  • S-OVF was added to Multi Function.
  • Supports Windows 10.

Supports OI.Share, 1 item

  • Supports OI.Share Ver.2.6.
    • * Live composite shooting with O.I.Share is now possible.

Supports OLYMPUS Capture, 1 item

  • Supports OLYMPUS Capture Ver.1.1.
(Jun. 16 2015)
  • The "Underwater" function was added to Picture Mode.
    • * We recommend setting Custom Menu G/icon + WB to OFF.
(Apr. 16 2015)
  • Function has been modified so that audio can be faded out of movie files created with My Clips editing.
  • Speed at which information is displayed when the camera is turned on has been improved.
  • The issue of noise appearing in images captured while shooting with High Res Shot has been corrected.