If you own a Canon C200 or C200B camera, you’ll want to read the following announcement from Canon. They have determined that a recording error may occur with the EOS C200 / C200B. The details of the phenomenon and support plan are described below.
Image quality degradation, such as color misalignment or edge distortion, may occur in the recorded footage when using the following combination of settings:
- recording format XF-AVC
- frame rate 59.94i / 50.00i
- 1920×1080 resolution
Users should use a configuration that does not include the settings listed above, although we acknowledge that this may not be possible for all users. Note: This Phenomenon only affects internally recorded footage. Output signals from the output terminals are not affected.
EOS C200 / C200B Digital Cinema Cameras equipped with Firmware Version 188.8.131.52.00 are affected.
Firmware Version 184.108.40.206.00 has been removed from Canon’s Web site.
- The new Firmware is scheduled to be released mid-June 2018.
- If you have not already done so, please register the EOS C200/C200B. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email about future announcements.
- This information is for residents of the United States and its five territories only. If you do not reside in the USA or its five territories, please contact the Canon Customer Support Center in your region.
Contact Information for Inquiries
Canon Customer Support Center
Phone: 1-855-CINE-EOS (toll free)
For additional support options: usa.canon.com/support
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