Currently the latest stable firmware version for SJ5000X Elite is v1.4.8

The firmware files can be found attached below.

CHANGE LOG SJ5000x Elite:


1. Bug correction


1. Shortens time to enter preview after recording long exposure
2. Fixes Time Lapse video record time and App time being different
3. Re-adds Delayed Capture, Long Exposure functions
4. Fixes pixels issue when in Delayed Capture, Long Exposure
5. Upgrades to New UI and New Icons



1. Available to make future firmware updates through the APP.
2. Holding the OK button down for a long time can enable the Hot pixels correction
3. Updates charging icon to be bigger like SJ6’s.
4. Adds 1440×1080 4:3 Record
5. Adds Super View mode 30fps
6. Adds Delayed Capture, Long Exposure , self time
7. Modifies the exposure time (real time, such as the choice of 5 seconds exposure time is accurate to 5 seconds, the original 10 seconds to complete)
8. Boot time to adjust increased – Press 3 seconds to boot (to prevent accidental touch)


V1.4.6 :


1.Modify the compatibility with the new APP



1. Fixed the Bug of 'not save settings'

2. Fixed the Problem of 'PC CAMERA'

3. The hang issue when shooting with Zoom X8 had been fixed in this firmware version.



Before the firmware update, please make sure to use a high quality class 10 memory card, a list of supported cards can be found here:

To upgrade the firmware properly, follow the steps carefully:

1. Power the camera off.

2. Remove the MicroSD card from the camera.

3. Reformat the MicroSD card using the FAT32 file format on your computer*.

4. Copy the firmware 'bin' file into the root directory of your MicroSD card, please keep the firmware 'bin' file's name.

5. Reinsert the SD card to your camera.

6. Connect the camera with charger, the camera will be upgraded automatically. If your battery was full, you do not need to connect the camera with charger.

7. After the firmware update was completed, please delete the 'bin' file.

Should you have any questions regarding the firmware update, please submit a ticket or email us at