An upcoming firmware upgrade for the EOS 7D will be available to download from the Canon Australia website from the 7 August, 2012.

The new firmware provides the following enhancements toimprove the performance of the camera:
* Increased maximum burst capacity during continuous RAW shooting,
* Support for the GPS Receiver GP-E2 (optional accessory),
* ISO Auto Range Maximum setting,
* In-camera RAW processing and JPEG resizing,
*In-camera rating function.

Any new EOS 7D cameras shipped from Canon Australia after 7August 2012 will have the new firmware installed. The download will beavailable at this date.