May 31, 2017


As of end June 2017, some of Pioneer BD Player and BD Theater products will not be able to play YouTube contents.


<Background>

Google is planning to change the authentication method (Security certificate) for accessing the YouTube video service at the end of June 2017.

For this change, Pioneer customers will not be able to watch YouTube videos on the following products.


<<Category & Model No.>>

<Europe>

 - Blu-ray Disc Player

  BDP-140、BDP-440、BDP-LX55、BDP-150、BDP-450


 - Home Theater System

   BCS-727、BCS-424、BCS-323、BCS-222、BCS-HW929、BCS-HF828、BCS-SB626、BCS-FS525、BCS-FS121


<North America>

- Blu-ray Disc Player

  BDP-140、BDP-52FD、BDP-53FD、BDP-150、BDP-62FD


 - Home Theater System

   HTZ-BD52、HTZ-BD32


<Others: Australia/ New Zealand/ Taiwan/ Thai/ South America etc.>

 - Blu-ray Disc Player

  BDP-140、BDP-440、BDP-LX55、BDP-150、BDP-450


 - Home Theater System

   HTZ-HW929BD、HTZ-828BD、HTZ-626BD、HTZ-323BD、HTZ-322BD、HTZ-222BD



 * On the following models, customers still can watch YouTube video service.

- Blu-ray Disc Player

   BDP-160 and after


- Home Theater System

   MCS-434 and after



Global Customer Support, Onkyo & Pioneer Corporation