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

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


    • Simply copying the movie file onto a disc using a computer is not sufficient for playback. You have to create a DMV, BDAV, or BDMV format disc using disc creation software.
    • Refer to your operating manual for the specific file types supported with disc media. Manuals are posted on your model support page.

    All Blu-ray Disc Players

    BD-ROM and BD-ROM (3D)

    BD-R / BD-RE

    BD-R XL / BD-RE XL

    MoviesYesYesYes for 2011 models onward
    Still ImagesYesYesYes for 2011 models onward

    The following table shows the playable DVD types:

    All Blu-ray Disc Players







    CD-R / CD-RW

    >Super Audio CD

    MusicNoNoNoNoNoYesYesOnly the CD Layer
    Still ImagesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesNo

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