Article ID : S1Q0505 / Last Modified : 04/20/2017

End of Skype Service Availability

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Dear Valued Sony Customer,

Last May we announced that we would no longer support the Skype app on Blu-ray Disc™ players, and BRAVIA® televisions after June 1, 2016.

The Skype for TV service will end as of June 30, 2017. You will not be able to use the service on your Blu-ray Disc player or television after that date.

For more information please refer to this Skype support page.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Affected Models

2011 and 2012 Models

KDL 32"-40" TVs

  • KDL-32EX521
  • KDL-32EX523
  • KDL-32EX720
  • KDL-40EX521
  • KDL-40EX523
  • KDL-40EX620
  • KDL-40EX621
  • KDL-40EX720
  • KDL-40EX723

KDL 46" TVs

  • KDL-46EX521
  • KDL-46EX523
  • KDL-46EX620
  • KDL-46EX621
  • KDL-46EX720
  • KDL-46EX723
  • KDL-46HX729
  • KDL-46HX750
  • KDL-46HX820
  • KDL-46HX850
  • KDL-46NX720

KDL 55" TVs

  • KDL-55EX620
  • KDL-55EX621
  • KDL-55EX720
  • KDL-55EX723
  • KDL-55HX729
  • KDL-55HX750
  • KDL-55HX751
  • KDL-55HX820
  • KDL-55HX850
  • KDL-55NX720

XBR 84" TVs

  • XBR-84X900

Blu-ray Disc Players

  • BDP-S780
  • BDP-S790

2013 and Newer Models

KDL 32"-48" TVs

  • KDL-32W650A
  • KDL-32W700B
  • KDL-40W580B
  • KDL-40W590B
  • KDL-40W600B
  • KDL-42W650A
  • KDL-42W700B
  • KDL-47W802A
  • KDL-48W580B
  • KDL-48W590B
  • KDL-48W600B

KDL 50"-55" TVs

  • KDL-50W700B
  • KDL-50W790B
  • KDL-55W700B
  • KDL-55W790B
  • KDL-55W800B
  • KDL-55W802A
  • KDL-55W950B
  • KDL-55X830B

KDL 60"-70" TVs

  • KDL-60W610B
  • KDL-60W630B
  • KDL-60W840B
  • KDL-60W850B
  • KDL-65S990A
  • KDL-65W950B
  • KDL-65X830B
  • KDL-70W830B
  • KDL-70W840B
  • KDL-70W850B
  • KDL-70X830B

XBR 49"-85" TVs

  • XBR-49X850B
  • XBR-55X850B
  • XBR-55X900B
  • XBR-65X850B
  • XBR-65X900B
  • XBR-65X950B
  • XBR-70X850B
  • XBR-79X900B
  • XBR-85X950B