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:

  • SVL24115FDB
  • SVL241190X

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility updates the Optiarc BD RW BD-5850H Firmware to resolve the following issues:
  • Latency occurs when reading a Blu-Ray Disc™ that contains AVCHD™ (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) content
  • The computer is unable to read BD-R media

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • EP0000600461.exe

File Version

  • 1.71

File Size

  • 4.15 MB

Release Date

  • 05-31-2012

Before You Start


Important Notes

  • During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • 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 that you print out these instructions for use as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions

  1. 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.
  2. Download the EP0000600461.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  3. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the EP0000600461.exe file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  6. At the "Optiarc BD RW BD-5850H Firmware Update Ver. 1.71" screen, click "Next".
  7. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  8. At the "Finished" screen, click "Finish".
  9. At the "This system must be restarted to complete the installation" screen, click "OK" to restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Optiarc BD RW BD-5850H Firmware Update is complete.

NOTE: If you wish to confirm the version of the firmware update follow the steps listed below.

How to view the version of the installed firmware
  1. Click "Start", "All Programs", "Accessories", "System Tools", then "System Information".
  2. To open the "Components" page, click the "+" (plus) sign next to "Components".
  3. Click "CD-ROM".
  4. In the "PNP Device ID" secction, Optiarc BD RW BD-5850H version 1.71 should be listed.