Applicable Model

This information is for the following models:

  • MPC-3610 / VENICE


Sony is offering a system software update for Digital Motion Picture Camera VENICE “MPC-3610”.

Sony highly recommends this firmware update for immediate installation on all VENICE systems to ensure highest performance.

Please contact Sony sales representative or dealers for getting firmware. Customers in Europe can contact PrimeSupport via email or call using phone numbers on our contact page. Please remember to provide your serial number when contacting us.

Applicable model
Digital Motion Picture Camera VENICE “MPC-3610”

Applicable system software version
The applicable products have system software version “Ver.4.00” or “Ver.4.01”.
After updating, the system software version will be “Ver.5.00”.

Contents of update
1. Added High Frame Rate function
The following expansion of the imager mode frame rates (FPS) are supported by installing a High Frame Rate License (CBKZ-3610H/HM/HW).
6K 1.85:1: 31 to 60, 66, 72 fps
6K 17:9: 31 to 60, 66, 72 fps
6K 2.39:1: 31 to 60, 66, 72, 75, 90 fps
4K 2.39:1: 1 to 60, 66, 72, 75, 90, 96, 100, 110, 120 fps

A license is not required for 4K 2.39:1 1 to 60 fps.

2. Support HD ProRes 4444

3. Added ACES curves to Look selection options
When Input Color Space is set to S-Gamut3/SLog3, three types of color tone developed by AMPAS (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences) are available for selection.

4. Improved User Frame Line operation

5. Added De-Squeeze ratios

6. Improved imaging assist functions
-Added 180° image rotation function for when shooting. This can be applied to SxS recording and VF/Monitor/SDI output.
-High-definition magnification function for monitor output is now supported.
-ND filter selection using an assignable button is now supported.
-Added a function that displays the Tilt and Roll status of the camera, using a gyro sensor inside the camera, on the display. Not available when using the CBK-3610XS.
-The alarm threshold for notifying you when the remaining media is low can now be changed using Technical > System Configuration > Media Near Full Alarm in the full menu.

7. Added standard color space selection types for shooting

8. Added control function from a remote control unit

9. Added control function from the camera