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 updates the firmware to version 1.03 and resolves the following issues:
Improvements over firmware version 1.02:
- The playback occasionally stops for a moment, five or six seconds after the playback has begun.
Additional improvements over original firmware:
- Noise may occur when using the Equalizer or VPT (Surround) sound settings during playback.
- The player may not respond when playing back a transferred MP3 file.
- Windows Vista®
- Windows® XP
- Windows® XP MCE
- 10.16 MB
Before You Start
Check the Model and Firmware Version
This firmware update is intended for NW-A805, NW-A806, and NW-A808 Sony® Walkman® Video MP3 players with firmware version 1.02 or lower installed. Please follow the steps below to check the model and firmware version of your player.
Download & Install
Computer System Requirements
Download and Installation Instructions
The Firmware Update process is complete.
Confirm Successful Update (optional)
Questions & Answers
Possible Errors During Upgrade