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HC-X1000 Firmware update service

About downloading service

We are offering "firmware update service" of HC-X1000 in order to improve operability and functionaloty of digital video camera.

Update Contents

Model Number HC-X1000
Update Version Ver.1.24
Update File Name For Windows:
X1000_V124.exe / 54,505,520 bytes (After self-extract UPDATE.HDC)
For Macintosh: / 54,459,272 bytes (After self-extract UPDATE.HDC)
Update Date Jan. 5, 2017


Jan. 5, 2017
  1. Improved stability function when connecting USB 3.0.
Mar. 23, 2015
  1. Correction of the problem regarding the display of Card-speed warning when using some of UHS speed class3 cards.
Feb. 16, 2015
  1. Additional recording formats have been added.
  2. The following recording menu functions have been added.

Please refer to "Operating manual of additional functions" about further details.

Operating manual of additional functions

Please use the latest version of HD Writer XE2.0.

Nov. 25, 2014
  1. This firmware solves flickers which occur in 24p or C4K mode.

Firmware Update Procedures (Overview)

  1. Step1. Confirmation of the product
  2. Step2. Downloading and extracting updating software
  3. Step3. Copying updating software to SD Memory Card
  4. Step4. Firmware update
  5. Step5. Confirming version number of the firmware
  6. Step6. Handling of SD Memory Card

If you switch off the power of digital video camera, or pull out SD Memory Card during firmware update, digital video camera might be damaged. Please avoid such operations.
If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact the Global support as following link.

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This update file is only for Panasonic HC-X1000.
Please do not use this to any other models.

Step1. Confirmation of the product

    How to confirm the version
  1. Turn the unit on in Recording Mode.
  3. We recommend firmware update if it is Ver1.21 or less.
    The update is not necessary if it is ver.1.24 or above.

Step2. Downloading and extracting updating software

If the version of the firmware installed in your recorder is lower than the latest version of the firmware available, please download the latest version of the firmware.
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Please review the contents of the License Agreement beforehand.
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