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Applicable Models

This information is applicable for the following TV models:

  • KDL-49WD750
  • KDL-49WD751
  • KDL-49WD752
  • KDL-49WD753
  • KDL-49WD754
  • KDL-49WD755
  • KDL-49WD756
  • KDL-49WD757
  • KDL-49WD758
  • KDL-49WD759
  • KDL-48WD650
  • KDL-48WD653
  • KDL-48WD655
  • KDL-43WD750
  • KDL-43WD751
  • KDL-43WD752
  • KDL-43WD753
  • KDL-43WD754
  • KDL-43WD755
  • KDL-43WD756
  • KDL-43WD757
  • KDL-43WD758
  • KDL-43WD759
  • KDL-40WD650
  • KDL-40WD653
  • KDL-40WD655
  • KDL-32WD750
  • KDL-32WD751
  • KDL-32WD752
  • KDL-32WD753
  • KDL-32WD754
  • KDL-32WD755
  • KDL-32WD756
  • KDL-32WD757
  • KDL-32WD758
  • KDL-32WD759
  • KDL-32WD600
  • KDL-32WD603
  • KDL-32WD605

About this download

Do I need to update?:

Your firmware may already be up to date, especially if you have a new Bravia TV model. If you're not sure, it's easy to check which version of firmware you have. Follow these instructions to check it.

Benefits and improvements from the latest update

  • Solves an issue where the Wi-Fi connection does not work after the previous update
  • Solves an issue where YouTube cannot play after viewing MHEG channels
  • Adds the summer time operation / Daylight Saving Time setting (for Turkey and Azerbaijan)
  • Improves the general performance of the TV

Previous Benefits and Improvements

  • Solves an issue where video content from HbbTV cannot play back a second time after pressing the RETURN button on the remote control
  • Solves an issue where no event information is displayed in the EPG for satellite broadcasts
  • Improves the general performance of the TV
  • Solves an issue where the TV reboots continuously when watching certain DVB-T2 channels
  • Solves an issue where there would be no sound output from HDMI connections when using an external device with Dolby Digital 5.1 capability
  • Solves an issue where Dolby Digital 5.1 sound would not be available on Netflix
  • Solves an issue where the TV cannot find some DVB-T2 PLP1 services
  • Improves display during Netflix playback
  • Improves performance and stability of TV while watching DVB-C signal
  • Improves decoding via CI+ after watching NETFLIX

File Info

File Name

  • Firmware update to v8.207 for TV

Zip File Name

  • sony_tvupdate_2016_8207_emf_auth.zip

File Version

  • 8.207

File Size

  • 145,789,294 bytes

Release Date

  • 17-08-2017

Install

Follow the simple steps below to update your TV firmware. Once you have updated, all your personal settings on the TV will remain the same.

How to make sure the update goes smoothly

Updating is usually very simple. Here's how you can make sure it goes right first time:

  • Read the instructions carefully or you could end up causing the TV to become unresponsive or require a repair.
  • Don't turn the TV off - or disconnect it from the power - while it's updating.
  • Don't press any buttons, except the ones mentioned in the instructions.
  • Stop any recording before you start with the firmware update.

Download the update

Before you install the update, you'll need to download it from the internet and save it to a USB stick

  1. Read and accept the terms and conditions below and click download file.
  2. When prompted, save the file to your Desktop. When the update download is complete, check that the file size is 145,789,294 bytes. To do this, right click the file, select properties and check the size in the General tab.
  3. Open Windows Explorer, locate the downloaded sony_tvupdate_2016_8207_emf_auth.zip, and unzip it. A folder called sony_dtv02B30B06B3B6_00100100 will now be created in your local drive.
  4. Copy the folder to your USB device.

Install the update

Once you've downloaded the update file, you can install it on your TV. Just follow the simple steps below.

The process can take up to 5 minutes and during the installation your TV will turn off before turning itself back on.

  1. Turn on the TV
  2. Insert your USB device containing the file sony_dtv02B30B06B3B6_00100100 into the USB slot of the TV set
  3. Using the remote control press HOME to open the HOME MENU
  4. Select Settings, and press Enter using the remote control
  5. Select Customer support and press Enter using the remote control
  6. Highlight Software Update > USB and press Enter using the remote control
  7. A series of different messages will appear on the TV screen - follow the on screen instructions
  8. The update will start and an orange Led light will start blinking on the front panel of the TV. - Do not remove the USB or turn off the TV.
  9. When the "Firmware update complete" message is displayed on the TV set, the TV will turn off and then turn back on to complete the update.- Do not remove the USB device or turn off the TV set.
  10. After the TV turn back on, remove your USB device from the USB slot.

Check the update was successful:

  1. Turn on your TV and press the HOME button on the remote to display the Home Menu
  2. Navigate to Settings, and press Enter.
  3. Navigate to Customer Support and press OK.
  4. On the TV screen, the firmware version number should appear like this: SOFTWARE VERSION v8207- if the version number is v8207 or higher you already have the most recent firmware

Questions & Answers

Need more information? See our FAQs about updating firmware over the internet:

Will my personal settings be deleted after the update?
No, all your personal settings will be kept.

Can I install an older version of Firmware?
To ensure that your TV remains at optimum performance, the installation of an older firmware is not possible.

During the update process the TV turns off
It is normal for the TV to restart during the update process. It will take a longer time for the TV to restart while installing the new firmware.

What to do if you have problems updating your TV firmware using the internet.

One of these messages appears on the TV screen: "An error occurred during the software update", or "Software cannot be updated using this USB device"

  1. Make sure your USB device is in good working order. If it is, try downloading the update file again.
  2. Turn off the TV by pressing the POWER button on the TV set.
  3. Press the POWER button again, and proceed with the installation process again.

"No newer version of the TV software was found" is displayed on the TV front panel display
Your TV already has newest firmware version installed, so you don't need to update it.