Leica Releases v1.162 Firmware for M9

Today Leica has released the latest firmware for the M9, v1.162. You can download it here, along with the instructions and a list of the improvements.

The improvements for this release are...

  1. Camera Performance:
    • Improvement of the sensor homogeneity for wide-angle lenses. There is an additional colour calibration for all wide-angle lenses, that minimizes chromatic deviations between image centre and image corner, especially in critical shooting situations.
    • Optimization of internal processes. To assure the general system stability, internal software processes have been optimized.
  2. Bug fixes:
    • Improvements in Italian translations

You can track the reports on the new firmware by users at the following locations:

LVL: http://lavidaleica.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=20
RFF: http://rangefinderforum.com/forums/showthread.php?threadid=107159
LUF: http://www.l-camera-forum.com/leica-forum/leica-m9-forum/186830-new-firm...
DPR: http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1038&message=38670195