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Google TV issues on Sony Bravia A80J Vudu 8.8.a005

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    Google TV issues on Sony Bravia A80J Vudu 8.8.a005

    Google TV on Sony Bravia A80J Vudu 8.8.a005 is having issues buffering it seems. I've never had a problem with VUDU until this update. Multiple titles will go to load screen, but the hour glass ring runs for a minute, pauses as if there was an error in the background, and VUDU displays.... "whoops, sorry to interrupt your program, please restart VUDU and try again." This seems to happen more with UHD, but also affecting HDX. I also noticed I don't have a choice anymore to run UHD, HDX, SD. I've ran speed test and getting 500 down and 800up. Other streaming services working on this TV such as Netflix, Prime, Disney+, and Bravia core (high bit rate UHD).

    I've reboot TV and uninstalled VUDU several times. I've ran network setting manually & auto, but no changes. Tried different DNS - no change. VUDU runs fine on same internet service through PS5 and on my android phone. Both TV and PS5 hard wired. Tried to stream VUDU on TV using WIFI Hotspot and cable service WIFI with no changes.

    This error reminds me of the Roku TV error I had 2 years ago and VUDU allowed all TCL Roku owners to revert back to the prior version of VUDU and it worked. I'd like to do the same with this version.

    Any ideas? TV IS Model BRAVIA 4K VH2. Android 10, Android security patch 9/1/2022. Kernel version 4.19.75.

    Seems to be resolved for now. Maybe VUDU did a reset on their end...who knows.