What is firmware?
Firmware is software that is embedded inside of hardware. In this case, the hardware is a bioacoustics recorder.
What does a firmware update do?
Firmware updates often improve the function of the hardware in some way, such as making it compatible with other devices, debugging it, or adding new features.
Why should I update my firmware?
Updating firmware helps users avoid running into bugs that we have already identified and fixed or adds functionality.