Applicable Model

This information is for the following models:

  • PXW-X70

Applicable model
XDCAM Camcorder “PXW-X70”.

Applicable system software version
“V3.00” or earlier.
(Please visit the download page to check the system software version installed on your product.)
After updating, the system software version will be “Ver.3.01”.

Contents of update

1.     The rare case that cannot be successfully updated to Ver.3.00 now supported. 
2.     It is now possible to update also on macOS v.10.12 which was released in September 2016.

Reference Ver 3.00

1.     High-quality streaming employing Sony QoS technology is now supported in network client mode.
2.     You can now distribute movies using the USTREAM video sharing site.
3.     Recording/playback/output in MPEG HD format is now supported. (“CBKZ-SLMP” (sold separately) is required)
4.     Recording/playback in XAVC QFHD 100Mbps is now supported. (“CBKZ-X70FX” (sold separately) is required)
5.     External output and the face detection function is now supported when recording in XAVC QFHD.