Canon to update G7 X Mark III firmware to improve video AF

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III Review

Canon has announced it will release new firmware for the PowerShot G7 X Mark III, which will improve the camera’s autofocus performance.

Canon says the new G7 X Mark III firmware is in response to customer feedback. The free firmware update promises to improve video autofocus speed, accuracy and subject detection performance.

Canon plans to release the new firmware at the end of October. Among the PowerShot G7 X Mark III’s key specifications are:

  • New 20.1MP 1.0-Type stacked sensor
  • DIGIC 8 processor
  • 4K video (no crop)
  • Built in stereo microphone plus 3.5mm mic input
  • 120 fps Full HD movie
  • 20fps in continuous mode and 30fps RAW Burst mode
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity

You can buy the Canon G7 X Mark III at retailers such as Adorama and Wex Photo Video.