Could it be Fuji just wants to keep their customers happy…
Or the more recent notion that it's a competitive advantage to delight
Has the Nex had those kinds of updates? I ask because I really don't know, I'm not even sure if they needed updating.
To find that kind-of information I look around on the product support section of the Sony website. Work through the menus -- "Cameras - Alpha DSLR & NEX / NEX" and select the exact camera model
, then "Drivers & Software" and the OS.
File Description UPDATE NEX-7 Camera Firmware Update
Release Date 8/27/2013 Version 1.03
Download This utility updates the NEX-7 camera firmware to version 1.03 and provides the following benefits:
Improvements over version 1.02:
Adds the AF drive system for movies
Note: The AF drive system for movies is added in order to enhance the scalability of future E-mount systems.
Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 1.03:
Provides support for the SELP1650 automatic compensation compliant lens
Enables the SELP1650 lens to retract immediately after turning off the camera
Adds the capability to enable or disable the MOVIE button
Adds bracket shooting exposure settings (three frames / 1.0EV, 2.0EV, 3.0EV)
Improves response for showing auto review images
Improves image quality when using a wide angle lens
Improves indication for using the "Flexible Spot" setting