PlayMemories Camera Apps > Smart Remote Control
Smart Remote Control
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This lets you control the camera with a smartphone. You’ll find it a great help for group photos when the camera is mounted on a tripod. You can control exposure and shutter release — all from your smartphone! And for added convenience, photos shot using the application will be automatically sent to your smartphone for on-the-spot sharing.

Note: Requires installation of the latest PlayMemories Mobile on the smartphone or tablet (

[Application Version for Your Camera]
The appropriate verion will be automatically chosen on installation.

Use of this product is subject to the Sony Entertainment Network Terms of Service and the PlayMemories Camera Apps Application Terms and Conditions, reviewable through the links at the bottom of this page. Installation will start after you click “Install”.



Ver. 3.30 (June 30, 2015)
DSC-RX10M2, and DSC-RX100M4 are now supported.
Ver. 3.20 (May 19, 2015)
DSC-HX90V, DSC-HX90, and DSC-WX500 are now supported.
Ver. 3.10 (October 30, 2014)
The following camera model(s) now additionally support the remote movie shooting function: DSC-HX400V, DSC-HX60V
Focus mode can now be set remotely.(*)
* Except for DSC-HX400V.
(Some or all of the camera models which is/are mentioned here may not be sold in your county/region.)
Ver. 3.00 (June 26, 2014)
• This app lets you remotely shoot movies in addition to still images.*
• It makes NFC One-touch remote even easier to use. Even after the app is launched, you can connect to smartphones or other devices just by touching them. You can also reconnect after a network disconnection by touch with the app still running.*
*Not available on some models. Please see the Specifications page for details.
Ver. 2.20 (February 20, 2014)
Improved operational stability.
Ver. 2.1x (Dec. 19, 2013)
Requires installation of latest PlayMemories Mobile 4.0 on the smartphone.
Added the following setting capabilities.
•Able to smoothly adjust optical zoom*.
* With power zoom lens attached. It controls digital zoom, including Clear Image Zoom, when other lenses are attached.
•Able to control flash setting.
Ver. 2.00 (Sep. 26, 2013)
Added the following setting capabilities and made the app more useful for macro and portrait shooting.
•Added touch AF capability from smartphones and tablets for more intuitive operation.
•Able to change values for EV compensation as well as for the aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and white balance. Perfect for people who are particular about their shots.
•Supports MF Assist,*1 a useful function when focusing manually. The larger monitor on a tablet or smartphone makes it easier to fine-tune the focus than on the camera’s monitor, which is a great help for macro and portrait shots.
• You can check the focus of your shot immediately on your smartphone or tablet by magnifying the recorded image.
*1. This function provides two-level magnification of part of the frame for detailed focusing on the monitor screen. When in Manual Focus mode, the display switches between magnification levels as the focus ring is turned.
Ver. 1.20 (February 8, 2013)
Improved stability of connections with PlayMemories Mobile.

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PlayMemories Camera Apps requires a Sony Entertainment Network account.