Applicable Models

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • PEG-NX60
  • PEG-NX70V

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs the CLIÉ Handheld System Patch to provide the following functionality improvements:
  • Compatibility with external Memory Stick® Adapters for Memory Stick® media that was formatted with an PEG-NXxx device
  • Improves low battery issues with the Communications Card
  • Improves Communications Card recognition
  • Improves ATRAC3™ Audio sound quality
  • Improves power-up issues involving Memory Stick® media and the Communications Card.
  • Improves MP3 playback for 96kbps encoded MP3 files

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Palm OS® Software 5.x

File Info

File Name

  • SYSUPDATEPACKNX_US.PRC

File Version

  • N/A

File Size

  • 0.30 MB

Release Date

  • 08-01-2003

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • This update application requires that 606KB of memory be available in your CLIÉ handheld. Before installing this application, follow these steps to confirm that there is enough memory available.
    1. Tap the "Home" icon.
    2. Tap the "Menu" icon and select "App".
    3. Tap "Info" from the App drop-down list.
    4. Tap "Size" icon at the bottom of the screen.
    5. Check the "Freespace:.." listed
    6. Tap the "Done" button to exit.
  • During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • Make sure that Palm™ Desktop for CLIÉ software is installed on your computer from the installation CD-ROM supplied with your CLIÉ handheld.
  • Confirm that the computer is configured to be able to perform a HotSync® operation. (For the detailed information about HotSync, refer to the CLIÉ™ handheld's Read This First manual.)
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions
  1. Download the SYSUPDATEPACKNX_US.PRC file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. WARNING!!: Please perform a soft reset on your CLIÉ ™ handheld BEFORE performing the update installation by pressing the small reset button on the back of your CLIÉ™ handheld. For more detailed information, refer to the CLIÉ ™ Read This First manual.
  3. On your PC, start the Palm® Desktop for CLIÉ™ software.
  4. Click the "Install" icon.
  5. At the "Install Tool" window, select the appropriate user name from the user list.
  6. Click the Add... button.
  7. Navigate to the location to which you saved the update file.
  8. Select the application file "SYSUPDATEPACKNX_US.PRC" and click "Open."
  9. Click "Done."
  10. Place your CLIÉ™ handheld on the cradle, and perform a HotSync® operation.
  11. After the HotSync operation finishes, you are prompted to reset your CLIÉ ™ handheld. Tap "Reset."
NOTE: When installing the SYSUPDATEPACKNX_US.PRC update file from a Memory Stick® media, it is necessary to perform a soft reset of the CLIÉ™ handheld after the installation.

Confirm a Successful Installation
  1. Tap the "Home" icon on the CLIÉ™ handheld.
  2. Tap the "Menu" icon, and select "App".
  3. Tap "Info" from the App drop-down list. All internal data information is displayed.
  4. Tap "Version" at the bottom of the screen. The software version for each item is displayed.
  5. Scroll down the list and confirm that the following filenames and versions are displayed:
    • 3452MSLib v2.00 & v1.00
    • Avx AT3Decoder v1.00 & v1.01
    • AvxMP3Decoder v1.0 & v1.01
    • CFLib v1.01
    • PenPatchNX70 v1.00
  6. Tap the "Done" button to exit.
NOTE: If the files and versions above are not listed, please download and install the update again.

Questions & Answers


Contact Information
If you have difficulty installing the update, contact the Sony Customer Information Center: 1-877-760-SONY (7669).

Additional Information
Please read following conditions carefully.
  • Please follow the instructions when operating this program.
  • Palm, Palm OS and HotSync are trademarks of Palm, Inc. and (or) its subsidiaries.
  • Sony, Memory Stick and CLIÉ are trademarks of Sony Corporation.
  • Copyright 2003 Sony Electronics, Inc.