CX5 firmware

Details of the firmware update

Update October 26, 2011
Model & Version CX5 / Version 1.20
Copyright owner RICOH Company, Ltd.
Copy Restrictions All rights reserved.
Update instructions The firmware update instructions are available in the bottom of this page.

ZIP format download
File Name cx5-120.zip
Package Zip format
File size 1.78 MB
OS version that the camera supports Windows 7
Mac OS X 10.3 or greater
EXE format download
File Name cx5-120.exe
Package Self-expanding executable file
File size 1.83 MB
OS version that the camera supports Windows Vista, Windows XP
hqx format download
File Name cx5-120.hqx
Package BinHex 4 (hqx) format
File size 2.29 MB
OS version that the camera supports Mac OS X that StuffIt Expander has been installed

Revision history

Date Version Details
2011.10.26 1.20 Modified the following phenomena.
  • 1When Super Resolution zoom or digital zoom is used, if it would be out of focus once, the camera could fail to focus on even though zoom position is changed.
  • 2It is possible that the camera will not respond with the following conditions. Selected the Pet scene mode, and repeatedly taking pictures by full-press shutter release.
2010.6.17 1.19
  • 1Improved the white balance accuracy.
  • 2Modified the following phenomenon. It is possible that the camera will not respond when you take pictures repeatedly with full-press shutter release.

Update instructions

Please be sure to read the following document before a firmware update. You will find the instructions on how to check the current version of your camera's firmware , and the firmware update procedure. To open these files, you need Adobe Reader.

Note [Note] In the instruction pdf, there are descriptions for the firmware file name as 'cx5_v119.frm', but this explains a file name as example. Please read them as the latest firmware version number, e.g. 'cx5_v120.frm'.

Last updated : 30th August, 2011
Language Downloads Type / Size
English Instructions Download PDF / 837 KB
Français Instructions Download PDF / 842 KB
Chinese (Simplified) Instructions Download PDF / 903 KB

Firmware Downloads

The most recent version of this firmware includes all previous updates.

Zip format download (For Windows 7, MacOS X 10.3 or greater) ZIP(for Win/Mac)

EXE format download (For Windows Vista, XP) EXE(for Windows)

hqx format download (For MacOS X with StuffIt Expander) hqx(for Mac)

If clicking the download button will not work, right-click (Win) or click and hold (Mac) on the download button to choose "Save Link As."

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