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:
About this download
Benefits and improvementsThis utility upgrades the Blu-ray Disc player firmware to version M04.R.491 and provides the following benefits:
Improvements over firmware version 473:
- Improves compatibility to enhance interactivity with some BD-ROMs.
Benefits provided by previous upgrades and included in version M04.R.491:
- Resolves an issue where video streamed over the Internet may be displayed at SD (Standard Definition) instead of HD (High Definition) even when using a high speed Internet connection (10 Mbps or more) and watching video that is provided in HD.
- Enhanced Gracenote® Entertainment database browser features:
Adds new features such Related Information Browse and Contents Search to improve your Blu-ray Disc™ movie database.
- Enhanced photo slideshow:
Adds new visual effects and music to add to your photos when they are displayed on a TV.
- Improved Compatibility:
Adds compatibility with DTS® Neo:6® to convert the audio into 5.1 or 6.1 channel format.
- Mac OS® X
- System Software
- 37.52 MB
Before You Start
Download & Install
Note: This utility is only for use with the products identified and sold in the United States, Latin America, or Canada. Not all models are sold in all countries.
If you cannot connect the Blu-ray Disc player to your Internet source, please use the disc upgrade method.
The instructions below are for how to install the firmware upgrade using a disc. The steps are the same whether you downloaded the firmware and created the disc, or whether you ordered the disc from Sony.
|Q: When I double click the UPDATA_M03R491M.ZIP upgrade file I downloaded from the upgrade web site, the UPDATA_M03R491.ISO files are not created.||A: The download may have failed. Delete the downloaded file and follow the steps in the Download the Firmware and Create an Upgrade Disc section to create a new upgrade disc|
|Q: The firmware upgrade process is still not finished after running for more than 30 minutes.||A: Please contact Sony Support at 1-866-909-SONY (7669). |