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Supported File Formats for DLNA® and USB Compatible Sony® TVs

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You can enjoy video, audio and image files on your TV from USB or DLNA devices. See the chart below for supported file formats:

  • Use the DLNA feature to access media files over your home network from other DLNA enabled devices, such as a PC or PlayStation®3 system.
  • Enjoy media files from a USB device, such as a digital camera, MP3 player, or USB storage device, connected to the USB input on the TV.

 O = Supported
 X = Not Supported
Category File Type File Extension DLNA USB
Video MPEG-1 .mpg, .mpe, .mpeg X O
MPEG-2 PS .mpg, .mpe, .mpeg O X
MPEG-2 TS .mpg, .m2t, .mpe, .mpeg O X
AVC (MPEG-4 part 10), MPEG-2 TS .m2ts, .mts O O
AVC (MPEG-4 part 10), MP4 .mp4 X O
MPEG-4 Visual (MPEG-4 Part 2), MP4 .mp4 X X
DivX SD (Home Theater profile 3.0) .divx, .avi X O
Xvid .avi X O1
WMV, Asf .asf, .wmv X X
DivX HD .divx, .avi X X
OGG .ogv X X
3gpp/3gpp2 .3gp, .3g2 X X
DivX HD plus, MKV .mkv X X
RealMedia .rm, .rmvb X X
MOV .mov X X
FLV .flv X X
MVC .mvc X X
Music LPCM .wav O2 X
MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3 .mp3 O O
WMA, Asf .wma X X
- .aac X X
Image JPEG .jpg O O
PNG .png X X
RAW (Sony α) .arw3 O O

Note: Not all files are guaranteed to play.

1: QPEL is not supported.
2: RAW file with no extension is supported.
3: This is a new format for Sony α-series cameras. A JPEG thumbnail image is incorporated in the .arw format and displayed when viewing on a TV.