Article ID : 00020488 / Last Modified : 10/16/2018

What is the purpose of the Wi-Fi feature?

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The Wi-Fi® feature allows the camera to be controlled with a smartphone. Images recorded with the camera also can be viewed on a smartphone wirelessly.

IMPORTANT: To operate the camera or transfer and display images onto a smartphone, the PlayMemories Mobile™ app is required. You can download the PlayMemories Mobile app for free from the Google Play™ store on Android™ devices, from the App Store™ on Apple® iOS® devices or from the Windows® Store on devices using Windows operating system.

The following operations can be performed wirelessly with a smartphone:

  • Checking and changing the field angle
  • Recording start/stop
  • Changing the shooting mode (movie mode/interval photo recording mode)
  • Changing the recording mode (movie mode only)
  • Changing the SteadyShot® setting