SJCAM SJ5000X Elite Action Camera Firmware Updates and Downloads

Last modified
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 19:16

Latest updates and downloads for the SJCam SJ5000X action camera.

Camera Manufacturer & Model
SJCam SJ 5000X Elite

Recommended Memory Cards

Kingston Class 10 32gb
SanDisk Ultra UHS-1 32GB
Sandisk Extreme Pro U3 64gb
How to update
Change log


  1. Fixes video quality on all 30fps resolutions when Gyro is turned on.
  2. Adds 0.5s to video lapse.


Firmware Download Files
Attachment Size
SJCAM002.bin3.71 MB 3.71 MB
  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 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.

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