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06-18-2015, 02:10 AM   #1
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K3 LCD screen not turn off

Hi there,

I just discover a problem with my K3, when shooting in low light, I can see the LCD screen not completely turn off in standby mode, it keeps dimly lit, I won't see this in normal day light, so I don't know this is a fault or 'normal' on the K3. The screen will completely turn off briefly after a shot, and then light up again, am I alone on this ?

06-18-2015, 02:18 AM   #2

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What firmware version are you running? And which LCD screen - there are two of them (top and rear)?

There was a problem with v1.20 where the rear-LCD screen would stay on when it shouldn't. The latest version (v1.21) fixed that. Maybe it's time to update.

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06-18-2015, 02:19 AM   #3
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Can you check what FW version your K3 is running?
06-18-2015, 02:27 AM   #4
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this was introduced with FW1.20 and solved in 1.21

06-18-2015, 02:44 AM   #5
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I updated the FW not long ago but need to check, thank guys !
06-18-2015, 11:32 PM   #6
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Yes the update fixed that !!

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