SJCAM SJ4000 AIR 4k Action Camera – 2018 SJ4000Wifi Air!

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2018 will usher in an exciting new year for SJCAM with its new action cameras, body cameras and dashcams!

The SJ4000 Air will be the successor of the best-selling SJ4000 wifi.
It will have improved specs and the SJ4000 Air will have a more competitive price.

Screen 2.0 inches

Wide-angle 170 ° A + wide-angle

Picture quality 16MP | 12MP | 8MP | 5MP | 2MP

Video 4K (3200 * 1800) 30fps | 2.7K (2688 * 1520) 30fps 1080P (1920 * 1080) 60 / 30fps | 720P (1280X720) 120/60 / 30fps

Video format MOV

Compression format H.264

Storage Micro SD card

Connect USB2.0 | WIFI

Support system for Android 4.1 or iOS8.0 and above support Wi-Fi smart phone

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SJCAM SJ7 v1.18 firmware update & changelog

Great news for SJ7 Star Native 4k action camera owners! The long-await behemoth V1.18 firmware and changelog is finally here!

V1.18 Link: SJ7 V1.18  


SJCAM SJ7 Star v1.18 Changelog:

1. Optimizes even the APP real time data transfer issue

2. Optimizes motion detection sensitivity

3. Rotation supported on 4K@30fps

4. Optimize the preview of photos and videos, the operation is smoother

SJCAM SJ7 Star v1.17 Firmware Changelog

1. Adds Rotation function for video and photos – IQ improvement in progress. Removed for now

2. EV values adjusted to correspond with menu values.

3. Fixes FOV wide icon on 1080P 30fps and 60fps resolutions.

4. Fixes Russian language

5. Fixes Portuguese language

6. After restoring factory settings all 3 leds should flash.

7. Optimizes long exposure mode

8. Fixes touch calibration on the set time/date menu

9.  Scene Mode added: Normal / Flash / Night / Sports / Landscape / Portrait / Sunset / Fireworks / Water / Indoors / Night  Removed for now

Effect Mode added: Normal / Art / Sepia / Negative / B&W/ VIVID / 70Film  Removed for now

10. Improvements on 120fps Slow motion quality (in progress)

11. Video Lapse Mode optimized. When long exposure is selected, timestamp will….(confirming)

12. Fixes when camera is in default camera mode, camera displays incorrect remaining memory card capacity amount.

13. Fixes the Wide FOV icon when camera is recording in 1080P 30fps and 60fps resolutions.

14. Removes black link on the left side of screen when browsing full screen photo album as well during shutdown.

15. Resets the camera’s default system time to the current month of latest firmware release.

(The current fw date is 2017/08/01)

16. Adds Auto Low Light support for all resolutions. Auto low light mode turned on by default.

17. Adds transmission mode to APP

18. Adds SJCAM logo watermark

19. Fixes when resolution is selected in the short-cut menu, the camera will now return to the correct UI interface.

20. Fixes when car mode is turned on, the camera will not turn off when unplugged from power bank. Connect the computer to select the U disk mode and unplug the data cable. The camera will not turn off

21. Fixes when in dashcam mode, change mode to photo mode and turn off camera; When power is removed and connected, camera goes into timelapse function (no longer does this).

22. Fixes the problem of 720P120 frame distortion

23. Increases touch screen sensitivity

24. Fixes Loop Recording bug

25. Removed press OK button down to turn on Wifi shortcut

Online Manual: SJ7 Manual (updated to v1.15)
Please email tony@sjcamhd.com for the beta firmware for testing or to to report fw bugs.
-SJCAM Team

SJ6 Legend v1.4.8 & SJ6 Air v1.2.4 Firmware (Beta) + Changelog!

SJCAM SJ6 Legend v1.4.8 firmware for testing is finally here. This is still only the beta (testing) version so please wait for the official release here if you don’t want to take a chance with the beta version.

Download: V1.4.8 Beta (Sept 4 version)

SJ6 v1.4.8 Beta Changelog:

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1. Optimizes Russian translation

2. solve the connection in the HDMI, the next row of a regular UI will flash the problem

3. Resolves After opening wifi, and connecting to camera, the icons dissapear and there is an issue recording with app issue.

5. When the fish eye correction function is turned on, there is gray FOV menu (FOV turned off)

6. Since the white balance menu and the color menu in the menu have overlap, one of the two’s menus is grayed out when the other one is turned on.

7. Updated English Menu: Delay Capture -> Selfie Timer

8. Resolved slow video settings not saving issue.

9. Resolved the smaller font in the menus after screen was scrolled.

Sept 4 Updates:

10. Resolves when selecting delete in video playback, the video continues to play, and cannot delete file.

11. Fixes issue in burst mode when first image has quality issues.

12. -2X Slow Motion now uses 1080p.

SJ6 V1.4.7 Changelog:

1. Resolves issue that occurs when HDMI is connected and touch screen cannot operate and goes into playback mode.

2. Resolves issue when connected to HDMI and power unit off, the LOGO display anti-90 degrees

3. Adds a user guide (Wizard) which appears first time after restoring factory settings or upgrading to new firmware. Guide will display basic operations.

4. Added function: after restoring factory settings, a guide will appear when going into normal video mode.

5. Fixes when in FPV mode and connect HDMI, the unit freezes due to HDMI AV-out not being able to operate at the same time. Now only one video stream output can be selected at time.

6. Adds ISO 3200 manual control

7. Fixes the screen freezing when card becomes full in loop record mode.

8. Since the gyro, distortion correction and FOV sometimes overlap and interfere which one another, the function that cannot be turned on will appear gray in the menu signifying it cannot be turned on when one of the other functions is also turned on.

9. Fixes when text disorder when scrolling after going into second level menus.

10. Fixes crashing issue when in camera mode and set to 12mp, with wifi on, and connected to mobile app.

11. Optimizes second level menu screen response and go back times.

12. Optimizes left and right swiping. Screen swipe speed is now 2-3 times faster.

13. Resolves bug that when watermark is turned off, pictures still show watermark.

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SJ6 Legend Air v1.2.4 beta FW is also here!

V1.2.4 Changelog:

1. Fixes bug when connected to HDMI, the touch screen can not operate, so can not enter the playback.

2. Fixes after connecting HDMI, then shutting down, turn off the LOGO displays at 90 degrees

3. Adds wizard quick guide:  Restore the default settings or upgrade and after the first boot, there will be a touch wizard will appear.

4. Adds function: to restore the default settings, return to normal video mode, and prompted to touch the wizard

5. Fixes when in FPV mode and connect HDMI, the unit freezes due to HDMI AV-out not being able to operate at the same time. Now only one video stream output can be selected at time.

6. Adds ISO 3200 manual control

7. Fixes the screen freezing when card becomes full in loop record mode.

8. Optimize the function can not be effective at the same time, the menu to increase the gray background, such as open the gyroscope, FOV and fish eye correction menu becomes gray, then click on the button can not enter the secondary menu or button OK button can not enter the secondary menu

9. In the menu under the two menu, press the power button down options, this time if the slide TP, press the power button down, there will be a disorder problem

10. Set the camera to set the camera mode, the photo set to 12M, and then shut down; and then boot, and then open the wifi, mobile phone camera connected wifi, camera crash

11. Under the Optimize menu, click into the secondary menu and the response speed returned after the second menu selection

12. Optimize the left and right sliding switch mode speed and camera busy tips too frequently to solve the problem, after optimization, the sliding switch mode should be faster than before 2 to 3 times

13. solve the problem: in the camera mode, select the watermark off, take pictures out of the picture will still have watermark information

14. Optimizes Russian translation

15. solve the connection in the HDMI, the next row of a regular UI will flash the problem

16. After opening wifi, made a limit, a camera can only be a mobile phone connection, to prevent too many mobile phone camera connected to the camera WIFI problems

17. Resolve the camera through WIFI start recording, and then click the camera to hide the UI icon, stop recording through APP, click the camera again can not refresh the icon problem

18. Open the fish eye correction function, gray FOV menu

19. Since the white balance menu and the color menu in the menu are red, the white menu is grayed out after the white balance is turned on

20. Modify the translation Delay Capture -> Selfie Timer

21. Resolves slow motion video settings not being saved issue.

22. Resolves the smaller font in the menus after screen was scrolled.


Sept 4 Updates:

23. Resolves when selecting delete in video playback, the video continues to play, and cannot delete file.

24. Fixes issue in burst mode when first image has quality issues.

25. -2X Slow Motion now uses 1080p.

26. Fixes pixellation (noise) when in 2K issue.

SJ7 v1.16 Native 4K Firmware Update Changelog

Hello SJCAM SJ7 Star Native 4k Action Camera owners. v1.16 firmware upgrade will be massive. Below are just a few of the updates that will be in the v1.16 firmware. 



SJCAM SJ7 Star v1.16 Firmware Changelog (In-Progress)

1. Adds Rotation function for video and photos – IQ improvement in progress. Removed for now

2. EV values adjusted to correspond with menu values.

3. Fixes FOV wide icon on 1080P 30fps and 60fps resolutions.

4. Fixes Russian language

5. Fixes Portuguese language

6. After restoring factory settings all 3 leds should flash.

7. Optimizes long exposure mode

8. Fixes touch calibration on the set time/date menu

9.  Scene Mode added: Normal / Flash / Night / Sports / Landscape / Portrait / Sunset / Fireworks / Water / Indoors / Night  Removed for now

     Effect Mode added: Normal / Art / Sepia / Negative / B&W/ VIVID / 70Film  Removed for now

10. Improvements on 120fps Slow motion quality (in progress)

11. Video Lapse Mode optimized. When long exposure is selected, timestamp will….(confirming)

12. Fixes when camera is in default camera mode, camera displays incorrect remaining memory card capacity amount. 

13. Fixes the Wide FOV icon when camera is recording in 1080P 30fps and 60fps resolutions.

14. Removes black link on the left side of screen when browsing full screen photo album as well during shutdown. 

15. Resets the camera’s default system time to the current month of latest firmware release. 

(The current fw date is 2017/08/01)

16. Adds Auto Low Light support for all resolutions. Auto low light mode turned on by default. 

17. Adds transmission mode to APP

18. Adds SJCAM logo watermark

19. Fixes when resolution is selected in the short-cut menu, the camera will now return to the correct UI interface.

20. Fixes when car mode is turned on, the camera will not turn off when unplugged from power bank. Connect the computer to select the U disk mode and unplug the data cable. The camera will not turn off

21. Fixes when in dashcam mode, change mode to photo mode and turn off camera; When power is removed and connected, camera goes into timelapse function (no longer does this).

22. Fixes the problem of 720P120 frame distortion

23. Increases touch screen sensitivity

24. Fixes Loop Recording bug



V1.16 Beta Download link: SJ7 V1.16 Beta5 (Aug 21)



Instructions on how to upgrade firmware: SJ7 Helpdesk

Online Manual: SJ7 Manual (updated to v1.15)



Please email tony@sjcamhd.com for the beta firmware for testing or to to report fw bugs.



-SJCAM Team

SJCAM SJ5000x Elite v1.5.1 Firmware – 4K Action Camera

Hello SJCAM SJ5000x Elite Owners,

SJ5000x Elite v1.5.1 firmware was uploaded to our Chinese site before we officially launched it. This firmware is still beta and we ask that you upgrade only if you understand that this is beta firmware and it is still be updated.

We will have an official release ready in a week so we encourage you to wait for the official version.

SJCAM SJ5000x Elite  v1.5.1 Changelog:

1.Improves App upgrade security and can be future firmware releases can be upgraded via SJCAM Zone (must update to this version though first).

2. Fixes: 720p connecting to App issue.

3. Adds: Low Light Mode: When turned off, frames lock. When turned on in the dark, the frames change at night to make the video lighter.

4) Fixes: OSD conflict with icons.

5) Fixes: fixes after turning off camera, long press power button causes flashing LED.

6) Fixes: When in dashcam mode, when power is turned off, there is an extended 10 second period before power off. When in other modes, the camera will stay powered on when being unplugged from power bank.

Download Link (Beta Version Only): SJ5000x v1.5.1

Note: The next version will look into purported PAL issue. Please stay tuned for the official version to be released on SJCAM Blog。 Any firmware reports or can requests can be emailed to tony@sjcamhd.com.

Thanks for your support!

– SJCAM Team

SJCAM M20 v1.2.1 Firmware (Beta) Upgrade 4K Action Camera

Hello SJCAM M20 Owners,

M20 v1.3.1 was uploaded to our Chinese site before we officially launched it. This firmware is still beta and we ask that you upgrade only if you understand that this is beta firmware and it is still be updated.

We will have an official release ready in a week so we encourage you to wait for the official version.

SJCAM M20 v1.3.1 Changelog:

1.Improves App upgrade security and can be future firmware releases can be upgraded via SJCAM Zone (must update to this version though first).

2. Fixes: 720p connecting to App issue.

3. Adds: Low Light Mode: When turned off, frames lock. When turned on in the dark, the frames change at night to make the video lighter.

4) Fixes: OSD conflict with icons.

5) Fixes: fixes after turning off camera, long press power button causes flashing LED.

6) Fixes: When in dashcam mode, when power is turned off, there is an extended 10 second period before power off. When in other modes, the camera will stay powered on when being unplugged from power bank.

Download Link (Beta Version Only):  M20 v1.3.1 Beta

Note: This version will be added Quick Capture in main menu and possibly some other features/fixes. Please stay tuned for the official version to be released on SJCAM Blog。 Any firmware reports or can requests can be emailed to tony@sjcamhd.com.

Thanks for your support!

– SJCAM Team

SJCAM SJ7 v1.15 Firmware Upgrade – 4K Action Camera!

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SJ7 Changelog (May 20th v1.15)

1. Optimize the connection to the APP after switching to 1080 * 120FPS open slow video switch other resolution or slow video problems

2. Just a resolution perspective selection, and then switch to 1080 * 30 video will crash the problem

3. Fixes when entering App photo mode, change the size of picture and it interferes with video resolution issue.

4. Adds Turkish, Hungarian, Finnish & Czech. Now the 23 languages are supported: English / Simplified Chinese / Traditional Chinese / Russian / German / Italian / French / Korean / Japanese / Portuguese / Spanish / Arabic / Polish / Indonesian / Dutch / Swedish / Finnish / Czech / Romanian / Slovak / Hungarian / Turkish / Thai

5. 1080P@120fps, 2.5K@30fps, 2.5K@60fps Bitrate increased

6. Fixes timelapse record start time too slow, Crashes if you press shutter button.

7. UI shows some optimization

8. Re-adds FOV function – Exceptions: 1080P30fps, 1080P60fps not supported due to conflict with EIS.

9. Optimizes 1080P@120fps Image Quality (IQ) effects such sharpness and jagged edge effects.

10. Adds Auto Low Light option – Turn Mode off in low light and frames will not drop (but video will be darker).

11. Improves touchscreen response, sliding

12. Modifies the WiFi agreement with the EV value order and several other options

13. Adds FPV mode (support for PWM). Use this cable: SJ6 SJ7 FPV Cable

14. Adds when in Quick Capture mode, after push shutter button to stop recording, camera turns off after 10 seconds.

15) When uploading material to SJCAM Zone app, the camera will do into standby mode instead of sleep mode.

16) Fixes WiFi drops when connecting to SJCAM Zone App

 

DOWNLOAD LINK (FPV Version): SJ7 v1.15 FPV

Stay tuned to more SJ7 Star Native 4k Action Camera news at: SJCAM Blog

 

Email tony@sjcamhd.com to report any issues or requests.

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SJCAM SJ6 Legend v1.4.6, SJ6 Legend Air v1.2.3 Firwmare Upgrade

Hello SJ6 Series Fans,

The long-awaited SJ6 Series 4k Action Camera firmware updates are finhally here.

SJ6 v1.4.6 Changelog: 

1. Re-adds upgrading firmware via SJCAMZone App

2. Fixes screen does stay off when selected off and unit is rebooted.

3. Adds menu wheref now set WIFI SSID and wifi passwords

4. Fixes 720p and APP issue which cause camera to crash.

5. Adds in underwater mode, please OK for more than 2 seconds to switch to quick menu mode. 

6. Fixes when Gyro turned on, distortion correction icon will not be displayed. 

7. Updates so that when press power button down long, the camera will turn on first, then the lights blink.

8. Fixes when distortion correction is on and sharp picture is selected, sometimes fisheye correction doesn’t work.

9. Frame Lock option will be added in low light mode. menu to add low-light mode. When in low light frames will not drop. 

10.IQ effect optimization: the overall effect of bright (note open “low-light mode” to see the obvious changes in brightness)

11. Loop video record default set to 3 minutes.

12. Adds Digital Zoom (DZOOM) function. (note DZOOM and some features conflict, when there is no conflict when the main interface DZOOM function button appears)

13. Resolves the freezing issue due to VGA resolution not supporting fish eye correction. 

14. Fixes battery icon issue where when switched from photo to record, icon shows battery is full.

15. In car mode, unplug the charger and a delay of 10 seconds is added before shutoff.

When Not in car mode. Unplug the charger and the camera does not turn off




SJ6 Legend Firmware Download: v1.4.6 Link

SJ6 Legend Air Download: (link coming)

Please email SJCAM and let us know if you find any issues or have suggestions.

– SJCAM Team

SJCAM SJ6 Legend Air 4k Action Camera

SJCAM released the SJ6 Legend Air action camera last week. What are the main differences between the SJ6 Legend and the SJ6 Legend Air?

There are three main differences.

  1. SJ6 Legend has a 0.96″ front screen; SJ6 Air does not have front screen.
  2. SJ6 Legend has a 16MP Panasonic Sensor: SJ6 Air has 14MP Sensor
  3. SJ6 Legend has a Novatek chipset; SJ6 Air has an all-new SJCAM Chipset.

The last difference is the price and where SJCAM will be selling the Legend Air. The Legend Air will be sold mainly to European distributors and will largely not retailed online via B2C sites.

Please contact your local SJCAM distributor to secure your pre-order SJ6 Legend Air Camera.

-SJCAM Team

 

 

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