New Firmware for the Canon 50D

Canon has just released new firmware for the Canon EOS 50D, a camera I still use and love.  Although it is uncommon for firmware to be updated for older cameras, I guess it becomes necessary when memory card technology evolves.

According to Canon, this update:

  1. Improves the writing/reading speeds when using UDMA 7-compatible CF cards.
  2. Fixes incorrect indications in the Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Arabic, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai and Turkish menu screens.

You can find the new firmware here:

http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/professional/products/professional_cameras/digital_slr_cameras/eos_50d#DriversAndSoftware

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