PlayStation® 3 Blu-ray Disc™ Player Developer Network

This is a private web site open only to Blu-ray™ licensed developers using the PlayStation® 3 AV Testing Tool.

The PlayStation® 3 AV Testing Tool hardware is available for companies to purchase to test BD movie discs on PS3 before replication and development for advanced features on the Blu-ray Disc™ format.

The hardware currently supports the following features:

  • Capability to play BD-ROM master images on BD-R/RE
  • Region changing capability (supports changing between BD region A/B/C)
  • Switching HDCP On/Off
  • 3D BD

In addition to the hardware, companies can use the PS3™ Debugging Station for AV Target Manager software which is designed for controlling PS3™ Debugging Station for AV unit over a network.

This application runs on Windows Workstation and enables the following features.

  • HDMV / BD-J Log Output Feature
  • Playback Capability from Disc Root on Network
  • Local Storage Debugging Feature
  • Remote Control via Network
  • Simple Network Emulation Feature
  • User Operation / Key Recorder
  • Virtual BD Remote Control

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