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Can discs with Dolby Digital Plus or Dolby TrueHD sound be played on the Blu-ray Disc player?

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The Blu-ray Disc® player has Dolby® Digital Plus and Dolby TrueHD decoding after the firmware has been updated to firmware version 2.00 or higher.

A firmware update is available to add Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby TrueHD decoding. If your computer is equipped with a DVD burner and compatible burning software, you can download the update from Sony® eSupport Web site and then burn your own update disc on a DVD-R or DVD-RW disc. Downloads are posted on your model support page.

NOTE: If you do not have the capability of downloading and burning your own firmware update disc, information for ordering an update disc is also is provided at the Sony® eSupport Web site.