Originally Posted by Stephen Terry
Just did the update. Took almost an hour to download and install and I have over 200 d/l speed. Curious to see what this apparently huge update brings.
Looks like they made a lot of changes to the UI.
The Home screen is now an overlay instead of a solid background.
All of the settings are now in an menu on the right side of the screen with an overlay as well.
From their site:
Adds support for (Hybrid Log-Gamma) HDR content via HDMI input (does not apply to the XBR43X830C, XBR49X800C, XBR49X830C, XBR55X810C, XBR65X800C and XBR65X810C models)
Reduces input lag for 4K HDR gaming (does not apply to the XBR43X830C, XBR49X800C, XBR49X830C, XBR55X810C, XBR65X800C and XBR65X810C models)
Improves the general performance of the television
Adds support for 4K Live/NeuLion® Sports digital video technology
Improves general software quality of the TV
Improves RVU support
Adds Twin Picture (PAP function) support
Resolves a condition where a black picture may occur after performing a remote Off/On (KDL-75W850C)
Supports PlayMemories Online service
Supports PlayStation™ Now service
Improves Wi-Fi connectivity of the TV
Improves picture quality (dynamic range, noise reduction, sharpness)
Supports Netflix® streaming service (4K Models)
Improves Lip Sync for HDMI input
Improves performance and stability of the USB video playback features
Resolves a condition where a black screen and no sound may occur when an input changes from YouTube® to another input
Resolves a condition where a black screen may occur during USB video playback
Supports Internet based EPG (Electronic program guide)
Supports Netflix streaming service (2K Models)
Supports Amazon®, Pandora®, and Crackle™ applications
Supports Force Reboot by holding down the Power key on the BT or IR remote controller
Improves performance and stability of overall UI operation
Improves performance and stability of the Action Menu