Notification of firmware update for “RICOH THETA V” camera.
Dec. 20, 2017

Notification of firmware update for “RICOH THETA V” camera.
We recommend updating to the newest firmware version that includes additional functions and product improvements.

・Added a function to correct rotational shake when shooting video.(When transferring to a smartphone with zenith correction turned on)
・Subject shake when shooting video has been reduced.
 *Noise may increase depending on the shooting conditions.
・Purple fringing has been reduced.
・Resolved the problem that weakened the spatial audio effect when recording with the 3D microphone (TA-1).
・Changed the default time until auto-shutdown from 48 hours to 18 hours.


*The firmware upgrade for the wireless LAN client mode that was scheduled for 2017 has been postponed until spring 2018.

 <How to Update your RICOH THETA>

  •  You need to install Computer application in order to update your RICOH THETA. Please download it from the link below.

RICOH THETA for Windows(R)

  *Changed the app platform from Air to Electron.( After September 1, 2017)
   Uninstall any older version of the basic app for PC (version 2.3.4 and earlier) if installed.

For details on how to update using Computer application, see
Updating the Camera Firmware from the Computer Application” in the User Guide .

  • It is now possible to upgrade firmware for the RICOH THETA V camera from the smartphone app(Android Only).
    Please note that there are times when the firmware file will be around 700MB in size resulting in a lot of data traffic and it will take some time to complete.


Page Top