Is it worth doing lens firmware updates?

Started 6 months ago | Questions thread
DaveTheAffable Regular Member • Posts: 486
Re: Is it worth doing lens firmware updates?

Interceptor121 wrote:

Don’t do it unless you need to

you can brick the lens and that may mean bin

I’m curious. Do either Olympus or Panasonic have a history of lens firmware updates that have bricked lenses for all of their users?

I know we hear of this happening occasionally with a lens, or a camera body, and sometimes it’s random. Sometimes it’s because the firmware update was incomplete, or interrupted.

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