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Apple Digital Camera Raw Supports NEX-7

Macintosh owners can now open and play with Sony NEX-7 and NEX-VG20 RAW files thanks to Digital Camera Raw update 3.10.

Version: 3.10
Post Date: March 14, 2012
Download ID: DL1510
File Size: 7.50 MB
System Requirements
Mac OS X 10.6.8
OS X Lion 10.7.1 or later

Supported Languages
Deutsch, English, Français, 日本語, Español, Italiano, Nederlands

Click on the image above to download Camera Raw Update 3.10.

Thanks Apple!

NEX-5N Firmware Version 1.01 Update Released

NEX-5N Firmware Version Check
Mark R. emailed us to let us know that Sony has released Firmware Version 1.01 for the NEX-5N. Here are the features of this upgrade.
This utility updates the NEX-5N Camera Firmware to version 1.01 and provides the following benefits:
Improves the AF response for situations where the distance of the subject changes considerably
Improves stability when operating the camera using the [Lens Compensation: Distortion] "Auto" and [Picture Effect] "Miniature" settings at the same time
Improves camera operations when using the [Exposure Compensation] and [Intelligent AF] settings

NEX-5N Firmware Update
Check your local Sony Support website to download NEX-5n Firmware 1.01 Update for Windows or Mac OS. Read the instructions twice before doing the update and make sure your battery is at 100%.
Sony US Support for NEX-5N
Sony UK Support for NEX-5N

Unfortunately there is still no 7 shot exposure bracketing.

NEX-5N Autofocus Speed Firmware 1.00 vs 1.01


Apple Camera Raw Update 3.9 Adds NEX-5N

NEX-5N RAW Files Now Compatible with iPhoto '11 and Aperture 3

Apple's iPhoto 'll and Aperture 3 Photo Suites now recognizes Sony Alpha NEX-5N, SLT-A65, and SLT-A77 RAW files.

You will need OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard or 10.7.2 Lion in order to apple the update. Check it out at

Sony NEX Mac OSX Firmware Version 03

Here are the official NEX firmware version 03 download links.

Izhar is your new best friend if you own a Mac. Here are the Mac firmwares - use at your own risk.

The links are dead. Let's wait for the official Sony announcement.

Sony NEX-3 Firmware Version 03 for Mac OSX

Sony NEX-5 Firmware Version 03 for Mac OSX

Sony LA-EA1 Lens Adapter Firmware Version 02 for Mac OSX

Thanks Izhar!