They work for now.
But, Sony has a history of ending support or making programs (Like HULU) stop working on all players after a year or two.
Forcing you to get either a new one or switch to a streaming device only.
Be wary of using any Sony product that requires internet to update, because they'll end support, they have on every single electronic after a set amount of time.
If you're getting it just for blu-ray, it should be fine.