Firmware Update

Reference Class SU-R1 Firmware

Update Information

Model Name SU-R1
Update Version Ver.1.14
Update Date May 9, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
May 9, 2017 / Ver.1.14 Improvement of Stability
Jun. 13, 2016 / Ver.1.12 Improvement of Stability
Jan. 20, 2015 / Ver.1.05 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes several minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or press the unit on/off button to the [ OFF] position while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - Updating the firmware may reset the settings.

Preparation

Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.
If the Internet is not available, click here.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.

Steps

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  4. After "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  5. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
  • – If there are no updates, "No Need" is displayed after step 3.
  • – Downloading will require several minutes. It may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Grand Class SU-G30 Firmware

Update Information

Model Name SU-G30
Update Version Ver.1.19
Update Date Jun. 8, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
Jun. 8, 2017 / Ver.1.19 TIDAL Masters support with "Technics Music App", Improvement of Stability
* When using TIDAL Masters function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.8.2 or later). For information of the app, refer to Technics Music App for Smartphones.
Mar. 15, 2017 / Ver.1.17 MQA Technology support, Improvement of Stability
* For information of MQA Technology support, refer to the operating instructions "How to play back MQA file or stream". You can download the operating instructions from here.
* When using MQA Technology function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.8.0 or later). For information of the app, refer to Technics Music App for Smartphones.
Jan. 16, 2017 / Ver.1.16 TIDAL available, Improvement of Stability
* For information of TIDAL function, refer to the operating instructions "How to play music from TIDAL". You can download the operating instructions from here.
* When using TIDAL function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.7.0 or later).
Nov. 10, 2016 / Ver.1.14 Improvement of Stability
Aug. 29, 2016 / Ver.1.12 USB memory playback control by the dedicated app "Technics Music App" is available, Improvement of Stability
* When using USB memory playback control by the Technics Music App, update the App to the latest version (Ver.1.5.0 or later).
May 31, 2016 / Ver.1.10 Internet Radio(vTuner) and Spotify Connect available, Improvement of Stability
* When using vTuner/Spotify functions, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.4.0 or later).
Mar. 14, 2016 / Ver.1.04 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes approx. 10 minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or turn this unit to standby while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - If there are no updates, "Firmware is Up To Date" is displayed.

Update via Internet

Preparation
Connect this unit to the network.
- Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.
Press [OK] to update firmware. ( ⇒ Step 4 )

Steps

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [ up , down ] to select "Internet" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  5. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  6. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Update via USB flash memory

Preparation

  • - Download the latest firmware on the USB flash memory. For details, click here.
  • - FAT16 and FAT32 file systems are supported.

Steps

  1. Connect the USB flash memory with new firmware.
  2. Press [SETUP].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "USB" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  6. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  7. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer depending on the USB flash memory.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Grand Class ST-G30 /ST-G30L Firmware

Update Information

Model Name ST-G30 / ST-G30L
Update Version Ver.1.04
Update Date Apr. 20, 2016

Improvement

Date/Version Description
Apr. 20, 2016 / Ver.1.04 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.
Install "Technics Music App" on your tablet or smartphone to update ST-G30.

Downloading takes approx. 3 minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead of ST-G30 or turn the unit to standby while updating.
  • - All the indicators on the front panel of ST-G30 are flashing while updating.
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - Update is not available while the process is in progress. (e.g. Recording from CD, Importing from USB, Downloading from Technics Tracks, Backing up, Restoring) Wait until the process is completed.
  • - After updating the firmware, the stored tracks in ST-G30 may not be visible on the screen of "Technics Music App". Depending on the usage environment (10,000 or more of tracks are stored in ST-G30, etc.), it may take some time to display. Keep the main unit to powered on and wait a while.

Preparation

  • - Install "Technics Music App" on your smartphone or tablet.
  • - Connect the smartphone or tablet and ST-G30 main unit to the same network.
    * Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.

Display Message

When new firmware for ST-G30 main unit is available, it may display following popup message on the screen of "Technics Music App".
Tap [OK] to update firmware. ( ⇒ Proceed to step 5 of "Steps" )

Steps

  1. Start up "Technics Music App".
  2. Tap "home".
  3. Tap [ST-G30 Menu].
  4. Select your ST-G30.
  5. Tap [Settings] > [ST-G30 Firmware update].
  6. Tap [OK].
    • – All the indicators on the front panel of ST-G30 are flashing while updating.
    • – When the update has finished successfully, all the indicators on the front panel of ST-G30 become same indication as before the start of update.
    • – If there are no updates, "Software is up to date" is displayed on the screen of "Technics Music App".
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Start up "Technics Music App".
  2. Tap "home".
  3. Tap [ST-G30 Menu].
  4. Select your ST-G30.
  5. Tap [Settings] > [ST-G30 version].

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Grand Class SU-G700 Firmware

Occasionally, Panasonic may release updated firmware for this unit that may add or improve the way a feature operates. These updates are available free of charge.

Information

Model Name SU-G700
Version Ver.1.00

Premium Class ST-C700 Firmware

Update Information

Model Name ST-C700
Update Version Ver.1.14
Update Date May 9, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
May 9, 2017 / Ver.1.14 Improvement of Stability
Jun. 13, 2016 / Ver.1.12 Improvement of Stability
Jun. 9, 2015 / Ver.1.09 Improvement of Stability
Jan. 20, 2015 / Ver.1.05 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes several minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or lower the power switch lever to the [OFF] position while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - Updating the firmware may reset the settings.

Preparation

Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.
If the Internet is not available, click here.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.

Steps

  1. Press [NWP].
  2. Press [HOME].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "SETUP" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  6. After "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  7. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
  • – If there are no updates, "No Need" is displayed after step 5.
  • – Downloading will require several minutes. It may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [NWP].
  2. Press [HOME].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "SETUP" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Premium Class ST-C700D Firmware

Update Information

Model Name ST-C700D
Update Version Ver.1.05
Update Date Jun. 8, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
Jun. 8, 2017 / Ver.1.05 TIDAL Masters support with "Technics Music App", Improvement of Stability
* When using TIDAL Masters function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.8.2 or later). For information of the app, refer to Technics Music App for Smartphones.
Apr. 17, 2017 / Ver.1.03 MQA Technology support, Improvement of Stability
* For information of MQA Technology support, refer to the operating instructions "How to play back MQA file or stream". You can download the operating instructions from here.
* When using MQA Technology function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.8.1 or later). For information of the app, refer to Technics Music App for Smartphones.
Feb. 27, 2017 / Ver.1.02 TIDAL available, Playback Progress Indication support, Improvement of Stability
* For information of TIDAL function, refer to the operating instructions "How to play music from TIDAL". You can download the operating instructions from here.
* When using TIDAL function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.7.0 or later). For information of the app, refer to Technics Music App for Smartphones.

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes approx. 10 minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or lower the power switch lever to the [OFF] position while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - If there are no updates, "Firmware is Up To Date" is displayed. (No need to update it.)
  • - Updating the firmware may reset the settings.

Update via Internet

Preparation
Connect this unit to the network.
- Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.
Press [NWP] and then press [OK] to update firmware. ( ⇒ Step 6 )

Steps

  1. Press [NWP].
  2. Press [HOME].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "SETUP" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] to select "Internet" and then press [OK].
  6. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  7. After "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead and then reconnect it after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Update via USB flash memory

Preparation

  • - Download the latest firmware on the USB flash memory. For details, click here.
  • - FAT16 and FAT32 file systems are supported.

Steps

  1. Connect the USB flash memory with new firmware.
  2. Press [NWP].
  3. Press [HOME].
  4. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "SETUP" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  6. Press [ up , down ] to select "USB" and then press [OK].
  7. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  8. After "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead and then reconnect it after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer depending on the USB flash memory.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [NWP].
  2. Press [HOME].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "SETUP" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – The firmware version and the model number are displayed.
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Premium Class OTTAVA™ SC-C500 Firmware

Update Information

Model Name OTTAVA™ SC-C500
Update Version Ver.1.31
Update Date Jun. 22, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
Jun. 22, 2017 / Ver.1.31 Improvement of Stability
Jan. 16, 2017 / Ver.1.27 TIDAL available, Improvement of Stability
* When using TIDAL function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.7.0 or later).
Nov. 10, 2016 / Ver.1.23 Improvement of Stability
Aug. 29, 2016 / Ver.1.19 CD or USB memory playback control by the dedicated app "Technics Music App" is available, Improvement of Stability
* When using CD or USB memory playback control by the Technics Music App, update the App to the latest version (Ver.1.5.0 or later).
May 19, 2016 / Ver.1.15 Internet Radio(vTuner) and Spotify Connect available, Improvement of Stability
* When using vTuner/Spotify functions, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.4.0 or later).
Feb. 29, 2016 / Ver.1.09 Improvement of USB playback stability
Feb. 3, 2016 / Ver.1.07 Improvement of Stability
Dec. 8, 2015 / Ver.1.03 Improvement of Stability
Nov. 30, 2015 / Ver.1.02 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes approx. 15 minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or turn this unit to standby while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - If there are no updates, "Firmware is Up To Date" is displayed.

Update via Internet

Preparation
Connect this unit to the network.
- Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.
Press [OK] to update firmware. ( ⇒ Step 4 )

Steps

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [ up , down ] to select "Internet" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  5. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  6. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Update via USB flash memory

Preparation

  • - Download the latest firmware on the USB flash memory. For details, click here.
  • - FAT16 and FAT32 file systems are supported.

Steps

  1. Connect the USB flash memory with new firmware.
  2. Press [SETUP].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "USB" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  6. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  7. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer depending on the USB flash memory.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Premium Class SU-C550 Firmware

Update Information

Model Name SU-C550
Update Version Ver.1.30
Update Date Jun. 22, 2017

Improvement

Date/Version Description
Jun. 22, 2017 / Ver.1.30 Improvement of Stability
Jan. 16, 2017 / Ver.1.26 TIDAL available, Improvement of Stability
* When using TIDAL function, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.7.0 or later).
Nov. 10, 2016 / Ver.1.22 Improvement of LAPC and playback stability
Aug 29, 2016 / Ver.1.18 CD or USB memory playback control by the dedicated app "Technics Music App" is available, Improvement of Stability
* When using CD or USB memory playback control by the Technics Music App, update the App to the latest version (Ver.1.5.0 or later).
May 19, 2016 / Ver.1.14 Internet Radio(vTuner) and Spotify Connect available, Improvement of Stability
* When using vTuner/Spotify functions, update the dedicated app "Technics Music App" to the latest version (Ver.1.4.0 or later).
Feb. 29, 2016 / Ver.1.08 Improvement of USB playback stability
Feb. 3, 2016 / Ver.1.06 Improvement of Stability

About a Network Download method

Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Please follow the steps to update the unit's firmware.

Downloading takes approx. 15 minutes.
Do not disconnect the AC mains lead or turn this unit to standby while updating.
  • - The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
Note
  • - During the update process, no other operations can be performed.
  • - If there are no updates, "Firmware is Up To Date" is displayed.

Update via Internet

Preparation
Connect this unit to the network.
- Make sure that the network is connected to the Internet.

Display Message

When new firmware is available, it will display following popup message.
Press [OK] to update firmware. ( ⇒ Step 4 )

Steps

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [ up , down ] to select "Internet" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  5. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  6. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer or may not work properly depending on the connection environment.

Update via USB flash memory

Preparation

  • - Download the latest firmware on the USB flash memory. For details, click here.
  • - FAT16 and FAT32 file systems are supported.

Steps

  1. Connect the USB flash memory with new firmware.
  2. Press [SETUP].
  3. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Update" and then press [OK].
  4. Press [ up , down ] to select "USB" and then press [OK].
  5. Press [ up , down ] to select "Yes" and then press [OK].
    • – The progress is displayed as "Updating %" while updating. ( stands for a number.)
    • – When the update has finished successfully, "Success" is displayed.
  6. When "Success" is displayed, disconnect the AC mains lead.
  7. Reconnect the AC mains lead after 3 minutes.
Note
  • - Downloading may take longer depending on the USB flash memory.

Checking the firmware version

  1. Press [SETUP].
  2. Press [ up , down ] repeatedly to select "F/W Version" and then press [OK].
    • – Press [OK] to exit.

If you have any problems after installing the new firmware, please contact regional customer support.

Premium Class OTTAVA™ƒ SC-C70 Firmware

Occasionally, Panasonic may release updated firmware for this unit that may add or improve the way a feature operates. These updates are available free of charge.

Information

Model Name SC-C70
Version Ver.1.00 (For Europe)
Ver.1.02 (For North America)