Connecting to an NFC-enabled smartphone or tablet

You can easily connect the camcorder to your NFC-enabled Android smartphone or tablet.


  • Make sure that your smartphone is not in sleep mode and the screen is unlocked in advance.
  1. Install PlayMemories Mobile on your smartphone.
    • If PlayMemories Mobile is already installed on your smartphone, update the software to the latest version.
  2. Set the camcorder to the shooting mode.
    • You can use the NFC function only when (N Mark) is displayed on the screen.
  3. Touch (N mark) of your smartphone to (N mark) of the camcorder.
    • Make sure that (N mark) is displayed on the LCD monitor of the camcorder.
    • Hold the camcorder and your smartphone together and keep them still for about 1-2 seconds until PlayMemories Mobile starts up on your smartphone.

When the camcorder is in shooting mode

[CTRL W/SMARTPHONE] starts up.