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BD-P1500 Firmware Update (v2.7)



Information

Manufacturer
Type
Version
Release date
Downloads
Samsung
Firmware
2.7
Apr 23, 2010
52856


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Description


This utility updates the BD-P1500 firmware to
v 2.7


Ver 2.7 Apr. 23, 2010
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

If this firmware is out of date, please report about it here.

Changelog


< BD-P1500 Firmware Update History>

Ver 2.7 Apr. 23, 2010
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

Ver 2.6 Jan. 20, 2010
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

Ver 2.5 Oct.07, 2009
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

Ver 2.4 Apr.16, 2009
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.
2. Fixes firmware update error from Ver 2.1 to Ver 2.4

Ver 2.3 Jan.07, 2009
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

Ver2.1 Dec.2, 2008
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.

Ver2.0 Oct.03, 2008
1. Supports BD-Live


Firmware comments


tragedyheartache
  Nov 28, 2008
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A must have for anyone who owns this unit! it's a quick and painless update needing only a few minutes to complete.
E55 KEV
  Dec 07, 2008
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Per Samsung for BD-P1500 Firmware Ver 2.0:

NOTE: A 1GB USB memory drive must be plugged in the player to activate BD-Live features.
freeman
  Feb 24, 2009
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There is an updated firmware available for this unit.

< BD-P1500 Firmware Ver 2.3 >
Date: Jan.07, 2009
This Firmware update provides the following benefits:
1. Improves playback compatibility of some movie titles.


http://www.samsung.com/us/support/download/supportDownDetail.do?group=audiovideo&type=blu_ray&subtype=&model_nm=BD-P1500&language=&cate_type=all&mType=FM&dType=D&vType=&cttID=1954170&prd_ia_cd=03020100&disp_nm=BD-P1500&model_cd=&menu=download&menu2=detail
poopdedoop
  Mar 22, 2009
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Universal Pictures movies BD-Live features do not work. with the 2.0 firmware or 2.3 firmware. Paramount BD-Live features do work.
V180
  Apr 14, 2009
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WARNING: This upgrade will render some Blu-ray menu java script unreadable, and the blu-ray disc unplayabe. Example: The Firday the 13th disc UK region-free. Play fine on the 1.3 firmware (080808_01_BDP1500_XAA) but NOT when firware is upgraded to this 2.3 version (from Jan 2009). This happened to my BD-P1500 player.

Also, according to other forum reprots, this firmware upgrade will restrict playback capabilities on Blu-ray media burned to DVD-R (thought I've never done this myself, it might be worth doing some research on before performing the upgrade).
V180
  Apr 14, 2009
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New Firmware upgrade v2.4 posted today on samsung.ca
Rooster
  Jul 02, 2009
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I seam too have some problem play movies recorded in Verbatim DVD+RW disks. Anyone experience the same problem.
patolincl
  Jul 12, 2009
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I have the same problem that Rooster is having ... my DVD+-R/W discs won't play in this unit after I updated the firmware to 2.4 from Samsung US site ... prior to firmware update, this unit played with no problem DVD+-R/W discs, even with scratch on it, but now it simple won't play any ... the player shows "No Disc" legend on panel and screen ... Any thoughs or solution to this problem ??? ... thanks in advance ...
Bodach
  Jul 24, 2009
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After updating to 2.4, The Matrix 10th Anniversary Edition will not play without the Picture-in-Picture commentary. A google search reveals that is is a common problem with 2.4 and that it impacts other titles as well. Samsung refuses to make 2.3 available on their site for FW downgrade. I would suggest holding off on updating from 2.3 to 2.4 until all issues are resolved.
marklar
  Aug 11, 2009
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oh shoot- i just put the 2.4 update on my player... now, i'm going to have problems?????
poopdedoop
  Oct 10, 2009
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Has anyone had any luck with BD-Live on this player?
mareklion
  Oct 15, 2009
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NEW! version 2.5!!!
Bodach
  Oct 19, 2009
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My player notified me of the update (2.5) yesterday and hesitantly I installed it. It seems to be working good. The issues with the Matrix and other titles that I had problems with seem to be resolved.
dosky
  Oct 31, 2009
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i had used bd-live a couple of times just to check it out, seems ok to me.
winniman
  Nov 05, 2009
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don't upgrade to 2.5. Menu problems with certain DVD-R's and some Universal Non-blu-ray titles. I had to send my unit in for repair. Samsung is aware there is an issue but they don't have a firmware fix for it yet. beware.
VicVega
  Nov 11, 2009
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Did anybody experience the same problem has me... I've upgrade to 2.5 and then I've watch The Watchmen (blu-ray) didn't have any problem. After that I've tried to watch a dvd-r and I had the NO DISC notification, I've tried a regular dvd and I had the same problem NO DISC. (tried with 4 other dvd) same problem.
darin925
  Nov 11, 2009
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I think it's ridiculous that I've contacted Samsung about the 2.5 upgrade, and that I'm having problems playing DVD's no disc appears. They told me I would have to send my unit in for repair at my expense no way!!!!!!!
VicVega
  Nov 11, 2009
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Yeah they told me the same thing... One fee of 85$ dollars to check what's the problem and a minimum of 90$ to repair... Thanks for the update f**kers.
VinnAY
  Nov 12, 2009
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It's not like a PS3 that forces you to update, folks...if it ain't broke, I'd avoid "fixing" it...friendly advice
orchard1983
  Nov 19, 2009
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My 1500 stopped playing DVDs awhile back. I actually am pretty sure its not a firmware thing, just a sucky player thing. Same thing, they want me to send it in for $90. I only paid like $150 for it, so no thanks.



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