Firmware

dp0 Quattro

SIGMA
sd Quattro
Firmware
Ver.1.01

SIGMA sd Quattro Firmware is now available for download.
This firmware improves various functions and the stability of the sd Quattro.

Users for download and update

Customers using the SIGMA sd Quattro
* It is not possible to use this firmware in the DP series, DP Merrill series, dp Quattro series, SD9, SD10, SD14, SD15, SD1 and SD1 Merril.

Software to download.

• SIGMA sd Quattro Firmware Ver.1.01
This firmware update is for SIGMA sd Quattro cameras that have the firmware "Ver.1.00".
* If your camera already has firmware "Ver.1.01", there is no need to do this update.

Benefits of this firmware update

Ver.1.01

  • ・It has improved stability of the camera’s operation and corrected the phenomenon whereby the camera may occasionally freeze while shooting.
  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that, depending on camera settings, shooting via SIGMA Capture Pro 1.2 did not operate the camera properly.

How to check the current firmware version

  1. Check 01

    Turn on the camera.

  2. Check 02

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  3. Check 03

    Select "Information" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button to display the firmware version of the camera.
    If the version is "Ver.1.00", it is necessary to update to the new firmware version.

Notes for firmware update

If the camera battery runs out during the firmware update, it might affect the operation of the camera.
In order to avoid this, please read the following instructions carefully before updating the firmware.

  • • Use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery.
  • • Do not open the BATTERY/CARD COVER or try to operate the camera during the firmware update.
  • • Do not turn off the camera during the firmware update.

How to update the firmware

  1. STEP 01

    Use a 512MB or larger SD/SDHC/SDXC card and format the card in the camera body.
    * In order to avoid the loss of image data, double-check the SD/SDHC/SDXC card before formatting.

  2. STEP 02

    For Windows (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    For Macintosh (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card into a card reader or the sd Quattro to a computer and click the download button, or right click on the mouse (if you use a Macintosh computer, please press Control + click) to store the firmware file in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card’s root directory (do not store the file in a subfolder such as "DCIM").
    * If the firmware is downloaded whilst the camera is connected to a computer, make sure the camera is turned off before disconnecting it from a computer.

  3. STEP 03

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware file into the sd Quattro and turn the camera on.
    * It is not necessary to connect the camera body to a computer during this process.

  4. STEP 04

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  5. STEP 05

    Select "Firmware Update" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button to display the firmware update window.

  6. STEP 06

    The "Start Firmware update?" message will be displayed.

    If the "Start Firmware Update" message does not appear

    In the unlikely event that the "Start Firmware update" message does not appear, an error message will be displayed in the lower part of the display.
    A list of possible reasons for this error message along with the solutions are below.

    No firmware update file in the memory card
    It is possible that the firmware update file was not properly stored in the root directory. Start over the above installation from STEP 02.
    Cannot update the firmware. No memory card is found.
    Please turn off the camera and insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware update file (copied to the root directory) into the camera. Then start the above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update the firmware. Battery is empty.
    Use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery and start the above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update the firmware. USB cable is connected.
    Turn off the camera and remove the USB cable. Please start the above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update the firmware. External flashgun is attached.
    Turn off the camera and remove the external flashgun. Please start the above installation from STEP 03.
  7. STEP 07

    Select "Yes" and then press the OK button to start the firmware update. Firmware update will start.
    (There will be two firmware updates. 5 seconds after starting the first update, the camera body will turn off automatically, and 3 seconds later it will turn on again to start the second update. In case the camera does not restart, turn on the power to resume the update. It takes about 3 minute in total to update.)

    Error!

    If the message "Firmware update has failed." appears during the firmware update, please check the Error Code and contact the nearest service center. The webpage "World Network" at the bottom will lead you to the contact details.

  8. STEP 08

    When the message "Firmware update is complete. The camera will restart automatically." is displayed, the update is complete.
    * Please do not operate the camera until the message "Firmware update is complete." appears.

  9. STEP 09

    Select "Information" from the Set-up menu and confirm the firmware has been updated to "1.01". If "1.01" is displayed, the update is successful.

World Network:

http://www.sigma-global.com/en/about/world-network/

Download

SDQ_V101.BIN (35.2 MB)

Click the following Download button to start download.

dp0 Quattro

SIGMA
dp0 Quattro
Firmware
Ver.1.01

SIGMA dp0 Quattro Firmware is now available to download.
The firmware is a program which runs inside the camera and controls its operation.

Who can download and update.

Customers using Sigma's dp0 Quattro
* It is not possible to use this firmware in the DP1, DP1s, DP1x, DP2, DP2s, DP2x, DP Merrill series, dp1 Quattro, dp2 Quattro, dp3 Quattro and SD series.

New camera firmware update now available for download.

• SIGMA dp0 Quattro Firmware Ver.1.01
This firmware update should be applied to any SIGMA dp0 Quattro camera that has firmware "Ver.1.00".
* If your camera already has firmware "Ver.1.01", you do not need this update.

Benefits of this firmware update

Ver.1.01

  • ・It improves accuracy of white balance.
  • ・It improves color reproduction.

How to check the current firmware version

  1. Check 01

    Turn on the camera.

  2. Check 02

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  3. Check 03

    Select "Information" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.
    If the version is "Ver.1.00", it is necessary to update to this new firmware version.

Caution (Firmware update)

If the camera is turned off during the update procedure, it might cause a malfunction and damage your camera.
To avoid causing a malfunction, please read the following carefully before updating the firmware.

  • • Please use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery.
  • • Do not open the BATTERY/CARD COVER or operate the camera during the firmware update.
  • • Do not turn off the camera during the firmware update.

How to update the firmware

  1. STEP 01

    Please use 512MB or larger SD/SDHC/SDXC card and format the card in the camera body.
    * To avoid loss of your important data, please check the SD/SDHC/SDXC card before formatting

  2. STEP 02

    For Windows (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    For Macintosh (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    Please connect a card reader containing the SD/SDHC/SDXC card or the dp0 Quattro to your computer and click the Download button or right click on the mouse (if you use a Macintosh computer, please press Control + click) to store the firmware file in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card root directory (Please do not store the file in a subfolder such as "DCIM").
    * If the firmware has downloaded whilst the camera is connected to your computer, please turn off your camera before disconnecting it from your computer.

  3. STEP 03

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware file of DP0QV101.BIN into your camera and turn on the dp0 Quattro.
    * It is not necessary to connect the camera body to your computer.

  4. STEP 04

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  5. STEP 05

    Select "Firmware Update" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.

  6. STEP 06

    "Start Firmware update?" message will be displayed.

    In case of "Start Firmware Update" message is not displayed

    In the unlikely event that the "Start Firmware update" message does not appear, an error message will be displayed in the lower part of display.
    A list of possible reasons for this error message, along with the solutions, appear below.

    No Firmware update file on Memory card
    It is possible that the Firmware update file is not stored in the root directory. Please repeat the above installation from STEP : 02.
    Cannot update firmware. No Memory Card.
    Please turn off your camera and insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card with the stored firmware "DP0QV101.BIN" (copied to root directory) into your camera. Then repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Battery Empty.
    Please use a dedicated fully charged battery and repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Connecting cable.
    USB cable from your camera. Please repeat above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Setting external flash.
    Turn off the camera and remove the external flashgun from your camera. Please repeat the above installation from
  7. STEP 07

    Select "Yes" and then press the OK button to start the firmware update. Firmware update will now start.
    (There will be two firmware updates. 5 seconds after starting the first update, the camera body will turn off automatically, and 3 seconds later it will turn on again to start the second update. In case the camera does not restart, turn on the power to resume the update. It takes about 1 minute as a total to update.)

    Error!

    If the "Firmware update has failed." message appears during firmware updating, please check the Error Code, and contact your nearest Service Center. Please visit the following "World Network" page for contact details.

  8. STEP 08

    When the message "Firmware update is complete. The camera will be turned off automatically." is displayed, the update is complete.
    * Please do not operate the camera until the message "Firmware update is complete." appears.

  9. STEP 09

    Select the "Information" from the Set-Up menu and confirm the firmware has been updated to "1.01". If "1.01" is displayed, the update is complete.

World Network:

http://www.sigma-photo.co.jp/english/network/index.htm

Download

DP0QV101.BIN (28.3 MB)

Click the following Download button to start download.
Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.01, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.4.0).

dp1 Quattro

SIGMA
dp1 Quattro
Firmware
Ver.1.04

SIGMA dp1 Quattro Firmware is now available to download.
The firmware is a program which runs inside the camera and controls its operation.

Who can download and update.

Customers using Sigma's dp1 Quattro
* It is not possible to use this firmware in the DP1, DP1s, DP1x, DP2, DP2s, DP2x, DP Merrill series, dp0 Quattro, dp2 Quattro, dp3 Quattro and SD series.

New camera firmware update now available for download.

• SIGMA dp1 Quattro Firmware Ver.1.04
This firmware update should be applied to any SIGMA dp1 Quattro camera that has firmware "Ver.1.03" or lower.
* If your camera already has firmware "Ver.1.04", you do not need this update.

Benefits of this firmware update

Ver.1.04

  • ・It improves accuracy of white balance.
  • ・It improves color reproduction.
  • Please click here to see the difference of color reproduction between the latest firmware and the conventional firmware.
  • Notice: RAW data (X3F files) taken with the dp Quattro series cameras after the firmware update has been installed cannot be processed in software prior to SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2. Please use the latest SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2 to process for the latest RAW data.

Ver.1.03

  • ・It has improved the camera's AF speed.
  • ・It is possible to select whether or not the AF function operates when the shutter button is half-pressed.
  • ・It has become compatible with Eye-Fi related functions.
  • ・It has improved the color tones in "Daylight" and "Flash" white balance modes.
  • ・It has corrected the occasional phenomenon that the image is not saved properly when the image size is set to S-HI.
  • ・It has changed the specification to use the AEL button to capture a Custom White Balance, instead of the Shutter button.
  • ・It has increased the number of display modes from 2 to 4 so that more options are available on the display.
  • ・It has changed the name of the [Display Mode Settings] menu to [|□| Mode Settings], and the name of the option from [Display Mode] to [Custom].
  • ・It has changed the display information during Interval Timer shooting to indicate the maximum burst of shots even when the shooting information is set at "Off".
  • Note: If the firmware has been updated, please be sure to update the software to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.0).
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:77.4KB)

Ver.1.02

  • ・It has improved the focusing speed and its precision in AF mode in low light conditions.
  • ・It has added the function to record Photographer and Owner of Copyright details in Exif information, and to check them on Display. Copyright Information is displayed on Image Info Screen.
  • ・It has added the function to set image aspect ratio 7:6.
  • ・It has added the function to select Black or Semi-transparent for the frame, when shooting with aspect ratio other than 3:2.
  • ・It has added the function to set minimum shooting intervals from 4 to 8 seconds when shooting with interval timer.
    * The minimum shooting interval changes depending on the combination of image quality and size of image.
  • ・It has added S-LO to the setting of number of record pixels (Image Size) for JPEG shooting.
  • ・It has changed Focusing Range of Portrait to Approx. 0.33m ~ ∞ and Landscape / Snap shooting to Approx. 0.5m ~ ∞ in AF Limit Mode.
  • Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.02, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.2.1).
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:77.4KB)

Ver.1.01

  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that the software occasionally saves images with partially misaligned pixels.
  • Caution: If the camera firmware has been updated to Ver. 1.01, it is not possible to develop RAW files in other than SIGMA Photo Pro 6.1.0. Please be sure to update both of the camera firmware and the software to the latest version.

How to check the current firmware version

  1. Check 01

    Turn on the camera.

  2. Check 02

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  3. Check 03

    Select "Information" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.
    If the version is "Ver.1.03" or lower, it is necessary to update to this new firmware version.

Caution (Firmware update)

If the camera is turned off during the update procedure, it might cause a malfunction and damage your camera.
To avoid causing a malfunction, please read the following carefully before updating the firmware.

  • • Please use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery.
  • • Do not open the BATTERY/CARD COVER or operate the camera during the firmware update.
  • • Do not turn off the camera during the firmware update.

How to update the firmware

  1. STEP 01

    Please use 512MB or larger SD/SDHC/SDXC card and format the card in the camera body.
    * To avoid loss of your important data, please check the SD/SDHC/SDXC card before formatting

  2. STEP 02

    For Windows (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    For Macintosh (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    Please connect a card reader containing the SD/SDHC/SDXC card or the dp1 Quattro to your computer and click the Download button or right click on the mouse (if you use a Macintosh computer, please press Control + click) to store the firmware file in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card root directory (Please do not store the file in a subfolder such as "DCIM").
    * If the firmware has downloaded whilst the camera is connected to your computer, please turn off your camera before disconnecting it from your computer.

  3. STEP 03

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware file of DP1QV104.BIN into your camera and turn on the dp1 Quattro.
    * It is not necessary to connect the camera body to your computer.

  4. STEP 04

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  5. STEP 05

    Select "Firmware Update" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.

  6. STEP 06

    "Start Firmware update?" message will be displayed.

    In case of "Start Firmware Update" message is not displayed

    In the unlikely event that the "Start Firmware update" message does not appear, an error message will be displayed in the lower part of display.
    A list of possible reasons for this error message, along with the solutions, appear below.

    No Firmware update file on Memory card
    It is possible that the Firmware update file is not stored in the root directory. Please repeat the above installation from STEP : 02.
    Cannot update firmware. No Memory Card.
    Please turn off your camera and insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card with the stored firmware "DP1QV104.BIN" (copied to root directory) into your camera. Then repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Battery Empty.
    Please use a dedicated fully charged battery and repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Connecting cable.
    USB cable from your camera. Please repeat above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Setting external flash.
    Turn off the camera and remove the external flashgun from your camera. Please repeat the above installation from
  7. STEP 07

    Select "Yes" and then press the OK button to start the firmware update. Firmware update will now start.
    (There will be two firmware updates. 5 seconds after starting the first update, the camera body will turn off automatically, and 3 seconds later it will turn on again to start the second update. In case the camera does not restart, turn on the power to resume the update. It takes about 1 minute as a total to update.)

    Error!

    If the "Firmware update has failed." message appears during firmware updating, please check the Error Code, and contact your nearest Service Center. Please visit the following "World Network" page for contact details.

  8. STEP 08

    When the message "Firmware update is complete. The camera will be turned off automatically." is displayed, the update is complete.
    * Please do not operate the camera until the message "Firmware update is complete." appears.

  9. STEP 09

    Select the "Information" from the Set-Up menu and confirm the firmware has been updated to "1.04". If "1.04" is displayed, the update is complete.

World Network:

http://www.sigma-photo.co.jp/english/network/index.htm

Download

DP1QV104.BIN (28.3 MB)

Click the following Download button to start download.
Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.04, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.4.0).

dp2 Quattro

SIGMA
dp2 Quattro
Firmware
Ver.1.08

SIGMA dp2 Quattro Firmware is now available to download.
The firmware is a program which runs inside the camera and controls its operation.

Who can download and update.

Customers using Sigma's dp2 Quattro
* It is not possible to use this firmware in the DP1, DP1s, DP1x, DP2, DP2s, DP2x, DP Merrill series, dp0 Quattro, dp1 Quattro, dp3 Quattro and SD series.

New camera firmware update now available for download.

• SIGMA dp2 Quattro Firmware Ver.1.08
This firmware update should be applied to any SIGMA dp2 Quattro camera that has firmware "Ver.1.07" or lower.
* If your camera already has firmware "Ver.1.08", you do not need this update.

Benefits of this firmware update

Ver.1.08

  • ・It improves accuracy of white balance.
  • ・It improves color reproduction.
  • Please click here to see the difference of color reproduction between the latest firmware and the conventional firmware.
  • Notice: RAW data (X3F files) taken with the dp Quattro series cameras after the firmware update has been installed cannot be processed in software prior to SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2. Please use the latest SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2 to process for the latest RAW data.

Ver.1.07

  • ・It has improved the AF accuracy.
  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that the camera may freeze very occasionally, when AF and MF modes are used one after another under conditions where the AF auxiliary light would illuminate the subject.

Ver.1.06

  • ・It has improved the camera's AF speed.
  • ・It is possible to select whether or not the AF function operates when the shutter button is half-pressed.
  • ・It has become compatible with Eye-Fi related functions.
  • ・It has improved the color tones in "Daylight" and "Flash" white balance modes.
  • ・It has corrected the occasional phenomenon that the image is not saved properly when the image size is set to S-HI.
  • ・It has changed the specification to use the AEL button to capture a Custom White Balance, instead of the Shutter button.
  • ・It has increased the number of display modes from 2 to 4 so that more options are available on the display.
  • ・It has changed the name of the [Display Mode Settings] menu to [|□| Mode Settings], and the name of the option from [Display Mode] to [Custom].
  • ・It has changed the display information during Interval Timer shooting to indicate the maximum burst of shots even when the shooting information is set at "Off".
  • Note: If the firmware has been updated, please be sure to update the software to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.0).
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:656KB)

Ver.1.05

  • ・It has improved the focusing speed and its precision in AF mode in low light conditions.
  • ・It has added the function to record Photographer and Owner of Copyright details in Exif information, and to check them on Display Copyright Information is displayed on Image Info Screen.
  • ・It has added the function to set image aspect ratio 7:6.
  • ・It has added the function to select Black or Semi-transparent for the frame, when shooting with aspect ratio other than 3:2.
  • ・It has added the function to set minimum shooting intervals from 4 to 8 seconds when shooting with interval timer.
    * The minimum shooting interval changes depending on the combination of image quality and size of image.
  • ・It has added S-LO to the setting of number of record pixels (Image Size) for JPEG shooting.
  • Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.05, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.2.1).
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:656KB)

Ver.1.04

  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that the software occasionally saves images with partially misaligned pixels.
  • Caution: If the camera firmware has been updated to Ver. 1.03 or later, it is not possible to develop RAW files in other than SIGMA Photo Pro 6.1.0. Please be sure to update both of the camera firmware and the software to the latest version.

Ver.1.03

  • ・It has added the function to develop RAW data (X3F files) on the camera internally.
  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that file numbers occasionally reset when they are set to be consecutive numbers.
  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that the camera freezes when playing JPEG files developed by SIGMA Photo Pro.
  • ・It has added the function to display RAW data (X3F files) photographed by other SIGMA digital cameras.
    * It excludes RAW data (X3F files) of SIGMA SD9 and SD10.
  • Caution: If the camera firmware has been updated to Ver. 1.03, it is not possible to develop RAW files in other than SIGMA Photo Pro 6.1.0. Please be sure to update both of the camera firmware and the software to the latest version.
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:418KB)

Ver.1.02

  • ・It has added the function to select whether the preview image on the LCD Display reflects the exposure result.
  • ・It has improved the AF accuracy for the objects with low brightness and contrast.
  • ・It has added the parameter to compensate for the saturation of red colors and improved the detail resolution of the specific part.
    * It is effective for both RAW and JPEG files, yet there is no change in the parameters in color modes other than "Neutral".
  • Caution: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.01 or later, it is not possible to develop RAW files in SIGMA Photo Pro Ver.6.0.5 or before. Please be sure to update it to the latest version.
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:77.4KB)

Ver.1.01

  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that details of subjects that have both similar color tones and contrast difference will be lost when images are recorded in JPEG format.
  • ・It has reduced the longitudinal noise that appears occasionally when changing each adjustment value in the image correction process substantially during the development of RAW files in SIGMA Photo Pro Ver.6.
  • Caution: If your firmware has been updated to Ver.1.01 or later, it is not possible to develop RAW files in SIGMA Photo Pro released before Ver.6.0.5. Please be sure to update it to SIGMA Photo Pro 6.0.5.

How to check the current firmware version

  1. Check 01

    Turn on the camera.

  2. Check 02

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  3. Check 03

    Select "Information" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.
    If the version is "Ver.1.07" or lower, it is necessary to update to this new firmware version.

Caution (Firmware update)

If the camera is turned off during the update procedure, it might cause a malfunction and damage your camera.
To avoid causing a malfunction, please read the following carefully before updating the firmware.

  • • Please use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery.
  • • Do not open the BATTERY/CARD COVER or operate the camera during the firmware update.
  • • Do not turn off the camera during the firmware update.

How to update the firmware

  1. STEP 01

    Please use 512MB or larger SD/SDHC/SDXC card and format the card in the camera body.
    * To avoid loss of your important data, please check the SD/SDHC/SDXC card before formatting

  2. STEP 02

    For Windows (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    For Macintosh (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    Please connect a card reader containing the SD/SDHC/SDXC card or the dp2 Quattro to your computer and click the Download button or right click on the mouse (if you use a Macintosh computer, please press Control + click) to store the firmware file in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card root directory (Please do not store the file in a subfolder such as "DCIM").
    * If the firmware has downloaded whilst the camera is connected to your computer, please turn off your camera before disconnecting it from your computer.

  3. STEP 03

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware file of DP2QV108.BIN into your camera and turn on the dp2 Quattro.
    * It is not necessary to connect the camera body to your computer.

  4. STEP 04

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  5. STEP 05

    Select "Firmware Update" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.

  6. STEP 06

    "Start Firmware update?" message will be displayed.

    In case of "Start Firmware Update" message is not displayed

    In the unlikely event that the "Start Firmware update" message does not appear, an error message will be displayed in the lower part of display.
    A list of possible reasons for this error message, along with the solutions, appear below.

    No Firmware update file on Memory card
    It is possible that the Firmware update file is not stored in the root directory. Please repeat the above installation from STEP : 02.
    Cannot update firmware. No Memory Card.
    Please turn off your camera and insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card with the stored firmware "DP2QV108.BIN" (copied to root directory) into your camera. Then repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Battery Empty.
    Please use a dedicated fully charged battery and repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Connecting cable.
    USB cable from your camera. Please repeat above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Setting external flash.
    Turn off the camera and remove the external flashgun from your camera. Please repeat the above installation from
  7. STEP 07

    Select "Yes" and then press the OK button to start the firmware update. Firmware update will now start.
    (There will be two firmware updates. 5 seconds after starting the first update, the camera body will turn off automatically, and 3 seconds later it will turn on again to start the second update. In case the camera does not restart, turn on the power to resume the update. It takes about 1 minute as a total to update.)

    Error!

    If the "Firmware update has failed." message appears during firmware updating, please check the Error Code, and contact your nearest Service Center. Please visit the following "World Network" page for contact details.

  8. STEP 08

    When the message "Firmware update is complete. The camera will be turned off automatically." is displayed, the update is complete.
    * Please do not operate the camera until the message "Firmware update is complete." appears.

  9. STEP 09

    Select the "Information" from the Set-Up menu and confirm the firmware has been updated to "1.08". If "1.08" is displayed, the update is complete.

World Network:

http://www.sigma-photo.co.jp/english/network/index.htm

Download

DP2QV108.BIN (28.3 MB)

Click the following Download button to start download.
Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.08, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.4.0).

dp3 Quattro

SIGMA
dp3 Quattro
Firmware
Ver.1.03

SIGMA dp3 Quattro Firmware is now available to download.
The firmware is a program which runs inside the camera and controls its operation.

Who can download and update.

Customers using Sigma's dp3 Quattro
* It is not possible to use this firmware in the DP1, DP1s, DP1x, DP2, DP2s, DP2x, DP Merrill series, dp0 Quattro, dp1 Quattro, dp2 Quattro and SD series.

New camera firmware update now available for download.

• SIGMA dp3 Quattro Firmware Ver.1.03
This firmware update should be applied to any SIGMA dp3 Quattro camera that has firmware "Ver.1.02" or lower.
* If your camera already has firmware "Ver.1.03", you do not need this update.

Benefits of this firmware update

Ver.1.03

  • ・It improves accuracy of white balance.
  • ・It improves color reproduction.
  • Please click here to see the difference of color reproduction between the latest firmware and the conventional firmware.
  • Notice: RAW data (X3F files) taken with the dp Quattro series cameras after the firmware update has been installed cannot be processed in software prior to SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2. Please use the latest SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.2 to process for the latest RAW data.

Ver.1.02

  • ・It has improved the AF accuracy.
  • ・It has corrected the phenomenon that the camera may freeze very occasionally, when AF and MF modes are used one after another under conditions where the AF auxiliary light would illuminate the subject.
  • ・It has improved the focus ring control in MF mode and made the focus adjustment more convenient.

Ver.1.01

  • ・It has improved the camera's AF speed.
  • ・It is possible to select whether or not the AF function operates when the shutter button is half-pressed.
  • ・It has become compatible with Eye-Fi related functions.
  • ・It has improved the color tones in "Daylight" and "Flash" white balance modes.
  • ・It has corrected the occasional phenomenon that the image is not saved properly when the image size is set to S-HI.
  • ・It has changed the specification to use the AEL button to capture a Custom White Balance, instead of the Shutter button.
  • ・It has increased the number of display modes from 2 to 4 so that more options are available on the display.
  • ・It has changed the name of the [Display Mode Settings] menu to [|□| Mode Settings], and the name of the option from [Display Mode] to [Custom].
  • ・It has changed the display information during Interval Timer shooting to indicate the maximum burst of shots even when the shooting information is set at "Off".
  • Note: If the firmware has been updated, please be sure to update the software to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.3.0).
  • NOTICE OF FUNCTION CHANGE(PDF:77.4KB)

How to check the current firmware version

  1. Check 01

    Turn on the camera.

  2. Check 02

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  3. Check 03

    Select "Information" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.
    If the version is "Ver.1.02" or lower, it is necessary to update to this new firmware version.

Caution (Firmware update)

If the camera is turned off during the update procedure, it might cause a malfunction and damage your camera.
To avoid causing a malfunction, please read the following carefully before updating the firmware.

  • • Please use a dedicated AC adapter or a fully charged battery.
  • • Do not open the BATTERY/CARD COVER or operate the camera during the firmware update.
  • • Do not turn off the camera during the firmware update.

How to update the firmware

  1. STEP 01

    Please use 512MB or larger SD/SDHC/SDXC card and format the card in the camera body.
    * To avoid loss of your important data, please check the SD/SDHC/SDXC card before formatting

  2. STEP 02

    For Windows (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    For Macintosh (It appears differently depending on OS version.)

    Please connect a card reader containing the SD/SDHC/SDXC card or the dp3 Quattro to your computer and click the Download button or right click on the mouse (if you use a Macintosh computer, please press Control + click) to store the firmware file in the SD/SDHC/SDXC card root directory (Please do not store the file in a subfolder such as "DCIM").
    * If the firmware has downloaded whilst the camera is connected to your computer, please turn off your camera before disconnecting it from your computer.

  3. STEP 03

    Insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card storing the firmware file of DP3QV103.BIN into your camera and turn on the dp3 Quattro.
    * It is not necessary to connect the camera body to your computer.

  4. STEP 04

    Press the MENU button on the back of the camera to display the Camera Set-up Menu.

  5. STEP 05

    Select "Firmware Update" from the Set-up Menu.
    Press the OK button again to display the firmware update window.
    The installed firmware information is displayed.

  6. STEP 06

    "Start Firmware update?" message will be displayed.

    In case of "Start Firmware Update" message is not displayed

    In the unlikely event that the "Start Firmware update" message does not appear, an error message will be displayed in the lower part of display.
    A list of possible reasons for this error message, along with the solutions, appear below.

    No Firmware update file on Memory card
    It is possible that the Firmware update file is not stored in the root directory. Please repeat the above installation from STEP : 02.
    Cannot update firmware. No Memory Card.
    Please turn off your camera and insert the SD/SDHC/SDXC card with the stored firmware "DP3QV103.BIN" (copied to root directory) into your camera. Then repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Battery Empty.
    Please use a dedicated fully charged battery and repeat the above installation from STEP : 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Connecting cable.
    USB cable from your camera. Please repeat above installation from STEP 03.
    Cannot update firmware. Setting external flash.
    Turn off the camera and remove the external flashgun from your camera. Please repeat the above installation from
  7. STEP 07

    Select "Yes" and then press the OK button to start the firmware update. Firmware update will now start.
    (There will be two firmware updates. 5 seconds after starting the first update, the camera body will turn off automatically, and 3 seconds later it will turn on again to start the second update. In case the camera does not restart, turn on the power to resume the update. It takes about 1 minute as a total to update.)

    Error!

    If the "Firmware update has failed." message appears during firmware updating, please check the Error Code, and contact your nearest Service Center. Please visit the following "World Network" page for contact details.

  8. STEP 08

    When the message "Firmware update is complete. The camera will be turned off automatically." is displayed, the update is complete.
    * Please do not operate the camera until the message "Firmware update is complete." appears.

  9. STEP 09

    Select the "Information" from the Set-Up menu and confirm the firmware has been updated to "1.03". If "1.03" is displayed, the update is complete.

World Network:

http://www.sigma-photo.co.jp/english/network/index.htm

Download

DP3QV102.BIN (28.3 MB)

Click the following Download button to start download.
Note: If the firmware has been updated to Ver.1.03, please be sure to update it to the latest version (SIGMA Photo Pro 6.4.0).