ARRI Releases Firmware 6.0 for the Alexa, Enables Avid DNx


ARRI Group: Downloads

ARRI Group: Downloads.

This is for the ALEXA and ALEXA Plus.  I didn’t know that the Avid capabilities were going to require a license fee.  There’s also an Automatic White Balance button now, so you can use it for ENG 🙂  Here’s the release notes:

• Enables DNxHD license (paid option)

• SMTPE color bars in REC OUT and MON OUT, 1Khz audio tone on HD-SDI outputs and headphones • New User Button option: Display of False Color index on GUI

• New User Button option: Auto White Balance

• New User Button option: Turn Anamorphic de-squeeze on and off separately for EVF and MON OUT • Icons in electronic viewfinder for: Smooth Mode active.

• Icons in electronic viewfinder and MON OUT for: ARRI Look File active (since SUP 5.0).