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12-01-2020 - Gear, Technology, News

SONY VENICE Firmware V6.00 Officially Released

By: SonyCine Team

SONY is pleased to announce that VENICE V6.00 has been officially released. Please use the download link to access the files. V6.0 will also be available on starting Dec 15th 2020.


Download link:

Password:  VeNiCe_V6.0

NOTE: As with the previous releases DO NOT INSTALL THIS FIRMWARE ON A V3.0 VENICE. The camera must already be at V4.0 or higher prior to installation.


Download files contain the following:

  • VENICE (MPC-3610) V6.0 firmware
    • Operation manual.
    • Install manual
    • Release notes
  • AXS-R7 V6.0 firmware
    • Update manual
    • Release notes
  • RAW Viewer V3.5


If support is required with the upgrade please contact our support group:

Sony Operational NOC


Please check for updates.



Newly introduced frame rates in V6.0 highlighted in red

HFR capabilities

  • 5.7K 16:9 max. 72fps
  • 4K 6:5 max. 72fps
  • 3.8K 16:9 max. 110fps


Support for FUJINON Premista series ZEISS eXtended Data

Shooting functions

  • Gyro information in metadata
  • Support FUJINON Premista series ZEISS eXtended Data

3D LUT support for VF

Monitor Out Functions

  • 3D LUT adaptation to VF
  • New ART (Advanced Rendering Transform) file import
  • SDI 1-4 3G-SDI Level A/B switchable

New frameline options

New features and improvements


Shooting assist functions

  • Second user frame line
  • 9:16 and 1:1 preset frame line
  • REC beep and alarm volume can be adjusted individually
  • Maintain CamID+Reel# when loading ALL File
  • Display Genlock and TC lock status on OSD
  • De-squeeze on/off by USER button
  • RCP Call function 

On December 15th we will release V6 firmware on our global website


At this time we will also release the initial TECHNICOLOR look library for VENICE utilizing our ART (Advanced Rendering Transform) technology.


Please check for updates.

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