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Firmware Update: EOS R6 Firmware Version 1.6.0

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Affected Products

Changes in firmware:

The firmware (version 1.6.0) incorporates the following enhancements:
  1. Adds the ability to convert multiple HEIF images into multiple JPEG images.
  2. Enhances the performance of "Movie Digital IS". It stabilizes the image when taking selfies or walking shots using a wide-angle lens.
  3. Fixes minor issues.
Firmware Version 1.6.0 is for cameras with firmware up to Version 1.5.2. If the camera's firmware is already Version 1.6.0, it is not necessary to update the firmware.

Download Firmware Version 1.6.0 by clicking this link. Then select the Firmware Tab.

The User Manual on our website has been updated accordingly. Please download the User Manual as well as the latest firmware. You can download it from the official website.

The Applications have been updated accordingly:
Please download the Applications as well as the latest firmware.

Preparations for the Firmware Update:
In the folder you downloaded are the firmware (EOSR6160.FIR / file size: 48,476,816bytes) and instructions on the firmware update procedures (a PDF file in five languages: Japanese, English, French, Spanish, and Simplified Chinese). Before starting the firmware update operations, please be sure to carefully review the instructions to confirm your understanding of the firmware update procedures.

Contact Information
Should you have any questions about the announcement, please contact the Authorized Service Facility in your area or you may contact the Call Center within your region.