Article ID : 00020780 / Last Modified : 03/31/2019

Can I Transfer Movies Recorded with the Camera to a Mobile Device?

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IMPORTANT: This article applies only to specific products and/or operating systems. Check the Applicable Products and Categories section of this article before starting these steps.

You can transfer both MP4 movies and JPEG still images to a mobile device using the PlayMemories Mobile™ (Version 2.0 or later) app. For some models, you can transfer XAVC S HD movie files. Check your manual for model-specific information. Manuals are posted on your model support page.


  • The file format that allows you to transfer movies varies depending on camera model. Check the applicable products on the PlayMemories Mobile website.
  • You can transfer 3D images that will save as 2D JPEG images.
  • You can't transfer movies recorded in the following file formats:
    • AVCHD
    • XAVC S 4K
    • XAVC S HD with a frame rate of 100p or higher
  • The image size that you can select and transfer are Original, 2M, or VGA.
  • For details on supported operating systems and required operating environments, check the PlayMemories Mobile website.