Samyang officially announced the new Samyang Lens Station for Sony E-mount. The US pricing is not yet announced.
Samyang Lens Station Details:
- AF lens firmware update
- Calibrate focus
- Calibrate aperture
- Available to calibrate MF sensibility
Samyang Lens Station Specifications:
Lens Station is a device to customize lens performance and update firmware of Samyang autofocus lens series.
Please download ‘Lens Manager’ software to update the firmware or calibrate focus, aperture and manual focusing sensitivity.
Lens station, you have to install Lens manager software on your computer. Lens manager software is available for free from Samyang’s official website.
SAMYANG Lens Manager is only available for Samyang’s Auto Focus lens except Samyang’s Manual Focus lens or other brands.
Samyang Lens Manager is only compatible with Samyang autofocus lens series. Manual focus lenses or other brand lenses do not work in harmony with the device. Please install ‘Lens Manager’ software on your computer first.
1) Attach the lens on Lens Station
a. Remove the body cap of Lens Station device
b. Match the red dot on Lens Station mount and white dot on the autofocus lens mount
c. Rotate the lens toward CLOSE until you hear the click sound
2) Connect Lens Station
a. Use a USB cable to connect Lens Station and computer
b. Start Lens Manager software and customize features or update firmware
3) Remove the Lens from Lens Station
a. Close the software when update or customization is completed
b. Remove USB cable
c. Rotate the lens toward OPEN while pressing down the lens release button on the devicePlease find more details on user manual.
You can read more additional information at Samyang official site.