Canon To Add 25p To EOS-1DC In Upcoming Firmware

Canon has announced this week that they intend to add a 25p mode to the flagship EOS-1DC DSLR.  Currently in 4k recording mode the camera only shoots at 24p which limits its worlwide usability where standards vary.  Quite why it wasn't included from the get go is anyones guess but at least it is coming !


VIA Canon Website:


Affected Product
Canon EOS-1D C Cinema EOS Camera

Service Upgrade
This Service Upgrade incorporates the following feature enhancement:
• Provides support for 25p video recording frame rate at the camera’s maximum 4K resolution.

This Service Upgrade is scheduled to be available free of charge. A further announcement will be made in April 2013, when the availability date for this service upgrade has been finalized.

This information is for residents of the United States and Puerto Rico only. If you do not reside in the USA or Puerto Rico, please contact the Canon Customer Support Center in your region.

If you have not already done so, please register your Canon EOS-1D C Cinema EOS Camera. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email about future service upgrades.


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