Applicable Models

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • BDP-S6500

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility upgrades the Blu-ray Disc™ Player firmware to version M26.R.0222 and provides the following benefits:

Improvements over firmware version M26.R.0221:

  • Improves system stability

Benefits provided by previous updates and included in this update version.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Mac OS® X
  • System Software
  • Windows Vista®
  • Windows Vista® 64-bit
  • Windows® 10
  • Windows® 10 64-bit
  • Windows® 7
  • Windows® 7 64-bit
  • Windows® 8
  • Windows® 8 64-bit
  • Windows® 8.1
  • Windows® 8.1 64-bit

File Info

File Name


File Version

  • M26.R.0222

File Size

  • 127.05 MB

Release Date

  • 02-21-2018

Download & Install

Installation Instructions

Choose how to install this update
OPTION 1 - Update via Internet Method (Recommended)

The Update via Internet Method is straightforward and the easiest way to update your player. To use this method, your Blu-ray Disc player must be connected to a TV and the internet (512Kbps or faster). If you have a slower connection speed, use the USB Storage Device method instead.

Troubleshooting for the Update via Internet
OPTION 2 - USB Storage Device (USB) Update Method

With this method, you use a PC to download the firmware upgrade to USB storage device, and then install it from the USB storage device onto your Blu-ray Disc player. You will need a USB storage device with 150MB space available, and your Blu-ray Disc player has to be connected to a TV.

USB Instructions
Troubleshooting for the USB Update