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Sony alpha NEX firmware arrives
by Allison Johnson -  10/14/2010

Sony NEX users, rejoice. The firmware upgrade we were promised at Photokina is available for download today. The upgrade will allow use of auto focus when the NEX-3 or NEX-5 is coupled to an Alpha lens by way of LA-EA1 mount adapter. Previously, these lenses could only be used with manual focus.

Sony alpha NEX 5

The new firmware will also make these updates:

The firmware upgrade is free and available for download from Sony Europe.