Article ID : 00020256 / Last Modified : 05/22/2015

Can PlayMemories Mobile connect a Wi-Fi camera to a smartphone by mistake?

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It is not possible to accidentally or unintentionally connect a Wi-Fi® camera to a smartphone with PlayMemories Mobile™ app. The Camera ID and Password first need to be entered in the app before a connection between the smartphone and camera can be established.

NOTE: Not all cameras have Wi-Fi capability and therefore cannot be used with PlayMemories Mobile app. To see if your camera has Wi-Fi capability, check the specifications of your camera. Manuals are posted on your model support page.