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Smart Remote Control Specifications

Functions that Can Be Used Remotely

*A: Movies in AVCHD format are not supported.

Available Features

The following functions are available on the camera when using this application. Note that some functions cannot be operated using remote control applications on a smartphone or other device, but can only be operated using buttons or switches on the camera.

Recorded Image Format(Still Images)

Image size (*1)L, M, S, VGA
Aspect Ratio (*1)16:9, 3:2, 4:3, 1:1
Quality (*1)RAW & JPEG, Extra fine, Fine, Standard
RAW File Type (*1)(*2)Compressed: Supported
Uncompressed: Supported

Recorded Image Format(Movie)

File Format (*1) (*2)XAVC S, AVCHD, MP4

Shooting settings

Shooting Mode (*1)Intelligent Auto, P, A, S, M
Drive Mode (*1)Single Shooting, Continuous Shooting, Self-timer(2 Sec, 10 Sec)
Flash Mode (*1)Flash Off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Wireless, High-speed sync
Red Eye Reduction (*1) (*2)Supported
Focus Mode (*1)Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, DMF, Manual Focus
Focus Area (*1)Wide, Center, Flexible Spot
Focus Hold (*1)Supported
(Disabled when an LA-EA2 or LA-EA4 mount adaptor is used.)
Silent Shooting (*1) Supported
Object TrackingNot supported
Smart Zoom, Clear Image Zoom, Digital ZoomSupported
Face Detection (*1)Supported (Registered faces: Not supported)
Smile ShutterNot supported
Auto Portrait FramingNot supported
Soft Skin EffectNot supported
SteadyShot (*1) (*2)Supported ("Intelligent Active": Not supported)
LCD DisplayDisplay All Info., No Disp. Info., Level, Histogram
Finder DisplayDisp. Basic Info, Level, Histogram

Brightness/Color

Exposure Compensation (*1)Supported
ISO Sensitivity (*1)Auto, 50 to 409600
BULB shooting (*1)Supported
White Balance (*1)Auto WB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Warm White, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, C.Temp./Filter, Custom
Metering Mode (*1)Multi, Center, Spot, Entire Screen Avg., Highlight
Flash Compensation (*1)Supported
DRO/Auto HDR (*1)Off, D-RangeOptimizer, Auto HDR
Picture Effect (*1)Off, Toy Camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Color, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Rich-tone Mono., Miniature, Watercolor, Illustration
Creative Style (*1)Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Sepia

Application Feature Restrictions Based on Camera Model

α7R II
α7S II
α6500
α6300
α7 II α7S α7R
α7
α6000
α5100 α5000 NEX-6 NEX-5T NEX-5
Finder
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Supported (*B)
Movie Recording
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
NFC One-touch remote
Supported
Supported (*C)
Supported
Supported (*C)
Not supported
Supported (*C)
Not supported
Focus mode setting by a smartphone
Supported
Play back images recorded by the camera on your smartphone
Supported
Supported (*D)
Not supported
Transfer images recorded by the camera to your smartphone,
Delete images recorded by the camera
Supported
Supported (*D)
Not supported
Display face detection frames on your smartphone
Supported
Cont. Shooting
Supported
Not supported
Zoom Setting
Supported
Not supported
BULB shooting
Supported
Supported (*F)
Not supported
Silent Shooting
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Focus Hold
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
RX1R II RX10 II RX10 III RX100 IV
RX100 V
RX100 III HX400V
HX400
HX90V
HX90
HX80
HX60V
HX60
WX500
Finder
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported (*B)
Not supported
Movie Recording
Not supported
Supported
NFC One-touch remote
Supported
Supported (*C)
Supported
Supported (*C)
Supported
Focus mode setting by a smartphone
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Play back images recorded by the camera on your smartphone
Supported
Supported (*D)
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Transfer images recorded by the camera to your smartphone,
Delete images recorded by the camera
Supported
Supported (*D)
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Display face detection frames on your smartphone
Supported
Not supported (*E)
Supported
Not supported (*E)
Cont. Shooting
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Not supported
Supported
Zoom Setting
Supported
BULB shooting
Supported
Supported (*F)
Not supported
Silent Shooting
Not supported
Focus Hold
Not supported
Supported
Not supported

Focus Area Setting Displays for the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6

On the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6, depending on the firmware version, the terms for Focus Area setting displays may differ when used in applications and when used outside applications, as shown in the table below. The actual functions are the same.

When not using applicationWideMultiSpotCenterLocalFlexible Spot
When using applicationWideMulti / WideSpot / CenterCenter Local / Flexible SpotFlexible Spot

General Notes

(R.161117:en)

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