Applicable Model

This information is for the following models:

  • VPL-VW590ES
  • VPL-VW598

 

Main changes:
   bug fixes.

System Requirements
    Windows 8 / 8.1
    Windows 10
    MacOSX: 10.12.x or later

CPU
    1 GHz or faster processor which guarantees the
    operation of the above Operating system


How to update software using USB flash storage device.  

Preparation
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USB flash storage device
        * FAT32 format (exFAT is not supported)
        * Free space: 1Gbyte or more


Download and Transfer the Update Folder to Your USB Storage Device
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1. Download the "sony_pjupdate_2015_5003_pjs_auth.zip" file to a temporary or download directory on your computer.

2. Unzip the downloaded file.

3. Connect a USB storage device to your computer.

4. Transfer the unzipped folder "sony_dtv0FA30A07A0A7_00142900" to the root directory of your USB storage device:
Note: The root directory is the top directory in a file system.

5. Eject the USB Storage Device from your computer.

Updating the System Software
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CAUTION: During the update process, do not remove the USB device or disconnect the power cable from the projector.

1. Power off the projector and Disconnect the power cable from the projector.
Note:  Before unplugging the power cable, make sure the projector is in standby

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 file into USB port of the projector. 

4. Insert the power cable into the projector. Update process starts automatically.
Note: The ON/STANDBY indicator will blink orange during the update process. The update process takes about 10 minutes to complete.

5. Once the update is complete, the ON/STANDBY indicator will light up in red, and the projector will enter Standby Mode.

Confirmation
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1. Turn on the projector using the remote control or the power button on the main unit.
Note: At the time of initial startup, it may take approximately 5 minutes to output the image.

2. Go to the information menu and check that the software version is "5.003".