Insta360 ONE R Camera Firmware Release Notes (v1.3.8)

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The Insta360 ONE R camera firmware ensures that the Insta360 ONE R runs efficiently. Please update to the latest version for optimal results.

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Release Date: 2021-11-22

Version: v1.3.8

What's new?

*Please use this firmware along with the latest version of the Insta360 app (iOS/Android 1.8.0).

1. You can now switch shooting modes by swiping left or right from the middle of the screen, access the album by swiping up from the bottom, and adjust shooting parameters by swiping from right to left.

2. Improved the smoothness and responsiveness of the camera's interface.

3. Improved camera stability.

4. "Basic" stabilization has been upgraded to "Quick" FlowState stabilization on the 4K and 1-Inch Mods. Video files recorded in this mode have greatly improved in-camera stabilization and do not need to be processed in the app or Studio.

5. Quick FlowState is now available for 4K 50fps standard video and loop recording modes, in addition to the previously supported frame rates under "Basic" mode.

6. Slow Motion and Starlapse are now available as standalone modes.

7. You can now use the Quick Reader accessory with ONE R.

8. The camera prompt sound has been updated and will now play for errors, deleting files and switching shooting modes.

9. Fixed an issue where colors would display abnormally in webcam mode.

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ONE R Firmware v1.3.8


Release Date: 2021-05-18

Version: v1.2.64

What's new?

1. Loop Recording video mode is now available for all mods.

2. 360° Horizon Lock is now available for ONE R 4K and 1-Inch Mods in Pro mode @ 30fps. The effect can be viewed in the app or Studio.

3. ONE R 4K & 1-Inch Mods can now shoot 4K 50fps in Pro mode.

4. TimeShift videos are now automatically saved at 6x speed to conserve storage space.

5. You can now use MultiView mode when shooting with the ONE R 360 Mod. Tap the left icon to enter the MultiView mode, and tap the right icon to switch between the inner and outer lens.

6. The Roadie Remote is now supported.

7. QuickCapture is now available. You can now long press the shutter button when the camera is off to start recording.

8. The Vivid color profile for the 1-Inch Mod has been updated to make colors more vibrant.

9. You can now toggle on/off Webcam Auto Zoom for the 4K Mod.

10. You can now adjust image sharpness in Settings - General Settings.

11. The camera's interface has been improved.

12. You can now wake up the camera by touching the screen.

13. Routine bug fixes.

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ONE R Firmware v1.2.64

Previous Updates:

Release Date: 2020-10-29

Version: v1.2.18

What's new?

1. Matterport support has been improved.

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ONE R Firmware v1.2.18

Release Date: 2020-09-30

Version: v1.2.17

What's new?

*The firmware updates work with the latest version of the Insta360 app (iOS 1.3.9/ Android 1.3.6 or above).

The recording quality of the external microphone has been improved.

Recent Updates:

1. You can now export PureShot photos using the Insta360 app/Studio for (4K Wide Angle Mod /1-inch Mod). PureShot uses an AI algorithm to enhance your photo's dynamic range and reduces noise automatically, resulting in a clearer, brighter shot.

2. The “Vivid” color profile option has been added for the 4K Wide Angle Mod/ 1-inch Wide- Angle Mod.

3. The Dual-Lens 360 Mod now supports live streaming. Supported platforms include: Facebook, YouTube or via an RTMP URL.

4. Webcam mode is now available in the settings menu (Dual-Lens 360 Mod /4K-Wide Angle Mod).

5. The 1-Inch Wide-Angle Mod now supports recording .mp4 video with basic in-camera stabilization. Basic supports: 4K@25/24fps, 2.7K@30fps and 1080P@30fps.

6. The original “FlowState” recording mode of the 4K Wide-Angle Mod /1-Inch Wide-Angle Mod has been changed to “Pro” mode. The insv format video has been changed to .mp4 format, which can be played and edited directly on the computer. The file names of these videos are prefixed with "PRO_", and they must be exported with the Insta360 app/Studio to apply FlowState Stabilization. All resolutions and FPS options are supported.

7. The video quality of 4K Wide Angle Mod /1-Inch Wide-Angle Mod has been improved. The bitrate has also been improved for some shooting modes.

8. The “Indoor Low-light Stability” option has been removed, instead, the camera will automatically adjust the image quality and deal with motion blur according to lighting.

9. The sound quality of camera core, external microphone and AirPods have all been improved.

10. Fixed an issue where frames would drop during video encoding in 5.7K mode (360 video) and 4K@60fps mode (wide-angle video).

11. Routine bug fixes and user experience improvements.

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[Update Highlights] Yet Another Massive Update for ONE R’s Firmware

Release Date: 2020-07-01

Version: v1.1.43

Download ONE R Firmware v1.1.43

What's new?

1. Swiping on your ONE R screen to navigate menus now feels smoother.

2. You can now format file fragments on your SD card. To do this, first backup your files and then format your SD card. This can reduce the occurrence of the insufficient card speed error.

3. ONE R will now automatically format an SD card that has never been used and has no files. This ensures maximum write speed.

4. Power consumption on ONE R has been optimized. Temperature is now more stable when recording.

5. Settings for H.264 encoding and screen off during recording are now on by default. This can extend the recording time.

6. Fixes an issue where the insufficient card speed error occurs when shooting Bullet Time.

Release Date: 2020-05-29

Version: v1.1.30

What's new?

1. Fixed several bugs that caused freezing.

2. Error prompts for ONE R have been improved.

3. Fixed a bug where the displayed shooting time differed from the actual shooting time by 8 hours when using a computer.