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    Any new firmware planned?

    Hi Philips Team,

    it's been quite a while since I've visited this forum and it looks to me as if the temporary shut-down of the forum was not good for it - anyway. I'm pretty much interested in the possible improvement of the current firmware of the BDP 9700 and wanted to know if there are any further updates planned before the hardware gets outdated?

    I think in the thread here there are a lot of issues and improvement proposals reported which are worth being addressed by Philips engineers. So is there an update planned (when) and what is planned to be fixed? And which of the proposed improvements can we expect to see in the new firmware?
    TIA and regards,
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    Dear Gerhard,

    Thank you very much for the post on the Support Forum. Please be ensured that I am going to verify this with our team and will get back to you as soon as we have any updates on this. However, I am not able to provide any more details at the moment.

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    yes, please. any feedback will be really appreciated.

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    Dear users,

    Yes, we will have an upgrade for BDP9700. The latest firmware is still under bug fixing and verification. The timeline when it can be released is not communicated yet. I will let you know when We have more info from the team.

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    Dear Philips guys,
    please make sure that the next firmware tremendously improves response to the front buttons of
    the device - it's ridiculous how often one has to press the eject button until the device decides to eject a disc. Also the auto-play feature shall be switchable.
    TIA,
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    Hi,

    auto-play feature won't be changed. However, you can start the BDP9700 with the Home Button - then the inserted disc won't start automatically.

    Toengel@Alex

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    Hi Toengel,

    thanks for the reply. I wasn't aware of this feature, which is an acceptable work around.
    - Gerhard

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