PRESS RELEASE: Canon EOS 40D Firmware Update Version 1.0.8
Canon has released firmware version 1.0.8 for the EOS 40D digital SLR. Available now via Canon Japan's website, the update incorporates a number of improvements and fixes.
This firmware update (Version 1.0.8) incorporates the following improvements and fixes.
- Fixes a phenomenon in which Image Stabilization operation emits a sound when certain buttons are pressed, with the EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS lens attached to the camera.
- Fixes a phenomenon in which the Image Stabilization operation emits a sound from the lens when IS lenses are attached to the camera.
- Fixes a phenomenon in which a part of the image looks unnatural when reviewed on the LCD.
- Corrects errors in the Spanish and Norwegian menu screens.
The Version 1.0.8 firmware being released this time is for cameras with firmware up to Version 1.0.5. If the camera's firmware is already Version 1.0.8, it is not necessary to update the firmware.
Visit the Canon EOS 40D firmware download page for more info and instructions.
(First posted on Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at 08:59 EDT)