USB Streaming is a feature found on some Sony camcorders that will allow live video and audio to be transferred to a computer using a USB cable connection. This feature is especially useful when using a camcorder as a webcam for video conferencing.
Check out this article to use your Sony Tape Camcorder as a webcam using USB Streaming.
Find out the difference between the Imaging Edge Webcam PC application and the USB streaming function.
Note: Not all Sony camcorders with a USB port have USB Streaming capability. Consult the instruction manual of the camcorder for specific information.