Another update (which is expected out soon) will add full playback capabilities for 3D movies such as Monsters vs Aliens and Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs.
However, it’s not enough to just update the firmware of your Blu-ray player.
This utility is only for use with the products identified and sold in Asia Pacific. This utility updates BDP-S4500/S5500 firmware to version M25.
R.0221 and provides the following benefits: Update via Internet Instructions The Update via Internet operation is straightforward, so it is highly recommended that you use the Network Update method to update the BDP-S4500/S5500 firmware.
But what about everyone who already owns a Blu-ray player?
This utility updates the BDP-S350 firmware to version 020 and provides the following benefits: * Adds slow and freeze frame functions during Blu-ray Disc and DVD playback.
* Improves compatibility to enhance interactivity with some BD-ROMs.
Major hardware manufacturers such as Sony, Samsung, and Panasonic have announced that they will enable Blu-ray 3D support for specific models of their existing players.
Users will be able to update the firmware of their devices through a variety of different methods.