About this download

This program will upgrade BIOS to Ver.R0096N0 and the following improvements are available in this upgrade version.
1. Security function of the fingerprint sensor was improved.

Before installing this application:
This program only suitable for Windows Vista. Please check that the Operating System is Windows Vista before installation.


Available Downloads:
BIOS Update Program Ver.R0096N0 for Windows Vista
File name: PHBSYS-01041231-UN.exe

File size: 1.13 MB (1,191,912 bytes)

File Info

File Name

  • Downloads

File Version

  • R0096N0

File Size

  • 1.13MB

Release Date

  • 2007-05-08

System Requirements

  • Windows Vista SP2 32bit


IMPORTANT: Before proceeding with the upgrade, disconnect all external hardware devices, including PC Cards etc.
Note: Before proceeding, ensure that the VAIO computer is operated using the supplied AC adapter.
Note: Save all data/files and close all running programs.




1. Download the file to a temporary or download directory (Please note this directory for reference later).

2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click PHBSYS-01041231-UN.exe.

3. Follow the instructions displayed in the installation wizard.

4. After installation is completed, please restart the computer.

5. Please load default BIOS setting values after updating.

To check if the updating is successful

 1. Press F2 while booting and enter BIOS setup.

 2. Enter BIOS setup and check that the BIOS Version is (R0096N0).