Applicable Model

This information is for the following models:

  • VPL-VW5000

– Further improvement of HDR-related functionality

o   Adds ‘HDR Contrast’ function to Picture Menu (when viewing HDR content) allowing user to adjust the average screen brightness
o   Add automatic selection of BT2020 color space when receiving such content
o   Adds “HDR” indicator in the Information Menu when HDR content is being received

– Addition of Lens Center Return function
– Picture quality improvement
– Minor bug fixes

Uploading the System Software

Please read installation instructions before downloading.
CAUTION: During the update process, do not remove the USB device or turn off the projector.

1. Power off the projector.
2. Make sure no other USB device is connected to the projector before starting the update.
3. Insert the USB storage device containing the update folder into USB port of the projector.
4. Power on the projector. Update process starts automatically.
Note: The ON/STANDBY indicator will blink green and then amber during the update process. The update process takes about 5 minutes to complete.
5. Once the update is complete, the ON/STANDBY indicator will lights up red, and the projector will enter Standby Mode.
6. Remove the USB device.
7. Power on the projector.
Note: After the update, the initial power on takes about 15 minutes to light the laser. During this period, ON/STANDBY indicator will blink green and all the fan will spin at high-speed. During the updating process, DO NOT unplug/power off the projector.
8. Once the projector completely starts and the laser is lit, the update process is complete.
9. Check the current firmware version to confirm that the update has successfully installed.
Note: If the version number is 4.301, the firmware update was successful.