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 BDP-S500 firmware to version 6.00 and provides the following benefits:
Improvements over firmware version 5.70:
- Improves BD-Java compatibility to enhance interactivity with some BD-ROMs.
Benefits provided by previous upgrades and included in version 6.00:
- Compatibility with BD-R/RE discs burned by the Click to Disc™ and Click to Disc™ Editor software included with some VAIO® computers.
- Windows Vista®
- Windows Vista® 64-bit
- Windows® 10
- Windows® 10 64-bit
- Windows® 7
- Windows® 7 64-bit
- Windows® 8
- Windows® 8 64-bit
- Windows® 8.1
- Windows® 8.1 64-bit
- Windows® XP
- Windows® XP MCE
- 50.12 MB
Before You Start
Download & Install
WARNING!! Do not power off the player or disconnect it from the AC power outlet. Doing so may damage the player to the point of requiring repair.
WARNING!! Do not press any buttons, except as instructed, until the update is complete. Doing so may damage the player to the point of requiring repair.
Note: The firmware update process takes a minimum of 30 minutes.
Questions & Answers
If the update disc does not eject even though "DL OK" is displayed, please follow the steps below.