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What types of discs can be played on the Blu-ray Disc player?

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The following table shows the playable Blu-ray Disc® types.

IMPORTANT:

  • Simply copying the movie file on to a disc using a computer is not sufficient for playback. You have to create a DMV, BDAV or BDMV format disc using a disc creation software.
  • Refer to your operating manual for the specific file types supported with disc media.
All Blu-ray Disc Players BD-ROM and BD-ROM (3D) BD-R / BD-RE BD-R XL / BD-RE XL
Movies Yes Yes Yes for 2011 models onward
Still Images Yes Yes Yes for 2011 models onward

The following table shows the playable DVD types:

All Blu-ray Disc Players DVD-RW DVD-R DVD+RW DVD+R DVD-RAM CD-ROM CD-R / CD-RW Super Audio CD
Movies Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
Music No No No No No Yes Yes Only the CD Layer
Still Images Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No

If you have reviewed the information above and the Blu-ray Disc Player is having issues playing a supported disc, follow this additional information.