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Is my 4K/8K BRAVIA TV compatible with HDCP 2.2 / 2.3?

    Compatible with HDCP 2.2 / 2.3 depends on the TV model.

    For Android TVs released after 2018:
    Every terminal on all 4K/8K BRAVIA TVs supports HDCP 2.2 or 2.3 protocol.

    For Android TVs released 2018 or earlier:
    Every terminal on all 4K BRAVIA TVs supports HDCP 2.2 protocol. (HDCP 2.3 is supported for ZF9 & AF9)

    Please enable ‘ HDMI Enhanced mode ’ for the HDMI input for 2015, 2016, and 2017 models.
    To view 4K or HDR pictures at 18 Gbps:*

    • Use a Premium High-Speed HDMI cable for 18 Gbps
    • Set HDMI signal format to Enhanced format
      • Press the HOME button on the remote control
      • Select Settings**
      • Select External inputs in the TV category
      • Select HDMI signal format and set to Enhanced format

    *4K (50, 60 Hz) with YCbCr 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2, YCbCr 4:2:0 / 10bit, RGB, HDR picture, etc.


    For TVs other than Android TVs:
    Following models are compatible with HDCP 2.2.

    • 2018 models:
      Every terminal on the XF70 Series supports HDCP 2.2 protocol.
    • 2017 models:
      Every terminal on the XE70 Series supports HDCP 2.2 protocol.
    • 2014 models:
      The HDMI 1 and HDMI 2 terminals of all 4K BRAVIA TVs support HDCP 2.2 protocol.
    • 2013 models:
      The HDMI 4 terminal of the KDL-X8500A/X850A series supports HDCP 2.2 protocol.
      NOTE: When viewing 4K contents via a Sony 4K Ultra HD media player on any 2013 models outside of the KDL-X8500A/X850A series, TV improvements by a Sony service centre may be necessary.
      For details, please refer to the 4K Ultra HD media player manual.

    *Google and Android TV are trademarks of Google LLC.