Article ID : 00198864 / Last Modified : 17/05/2018

How can I connect my phone with my Camera or Camcorder / Handycam?

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You download and use PlayMemories Mobile on your smart phone to connect to your camera.
Note: Not all cameras and camcorders support the features of “Send To Smartphone” and “Smart Remote Control”. Please check here for the applicable cameras / camcorders.

What is PlayMemories Mobile

It is an app downloaded to your phone which allows you to use your phone as a remote commander for the camera and also allows you to transfer recorded images to the phone.


To downlad the app, visit the applicable links for the supported OS on your mobile device.

App Store icon  Google Play icon  windows store

How to setup 

Different camera / camcorder models have different methods of connecting to the phone. Please refer to our setup guide for some of the connection methods.

How to transfer pictures and videos

Depending on your mobile device, we have the following steps to transfer your images or video from your camera / camcorder.

Troubleshooting Guide

If you encounter any connection errors or issues with the app, refer to our FAQ section for help.