Article ID : 00019838 / Last Modified : 08/21/2014

Can the PlayMemories Home software combine multiple video clips?

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Only videos recorded in the AVCHD, MPEG-2 or MP4 formats can be combined using the Edit function.


  • AVCHD videos recorded in different frame rates cannot be combined.
  • NTSC- and PAL-formatted videos cannot be combined.
  • The following are restrictions when combining MP4 videos.
    • Videos cannot be combined if their combined size exceeds 4GB.
    • Videos with different recording modes, recording codec, frame rate or bit rate cannot be combined. In some cases, videos with the same recording modes cannot be combined.
    • When you have combined videos that are not consecutive, the video may not be able to be played back depending on the device used.
  • Due to recording profile differences, videos will not playback on the cameras listed below after being combined.
    • HDR-SR1
    • HDR-SR7
    • HDR-SR8
    • HDR-UX1
    • HDR-UX5
    • HDR-UX7
    • HDR-CX7

For more information about combining videos, visit the PlayMemories Home™ software website.