New firmware update for the Sony a6500

Sony has released a minor firmware upgrade for its flagship APS-C mirrorless camera, the a6500. Version 1.02 fixes one issue related to the Play Memories apps when using the touch screen:

  • Improves operability of the left side of the PMCA (PlayMemories Camera Apps) keyboard during touch panel operation.

The new firmware is also said to improve the overall stability of the camera.

You can download the new firmware here. Remember to follow the instructions and make sure the battery is charged!