Remote shooting, image transfer, and video editing using a smartphone or tablet

Imaging Edge Mobile

This application is for smartphones and tablets. It allows you to transfer still images or video to a smartphone or tablet, perform remote shooting, and add location information to images.

Imaging Edge Mobile is the successor application to PlayMemories Mobile. To use it, update PlayMemories Mobile.


Transfer & Tagging add-on

Specifically for professional use, this application for smartphones and tablets enables you to speed up your still image transfer workflow. Functions such as "FTP background transfer" to smartphones and "tag/caption quick add" let you deliver images efficiently and quickly.

Supported device: α9 (camera system software Ver. 5.00 or later), α7RIII, α7III


Movie Edit add-on

Movie Edit add-on is a video editing application for smartphones that provides intelligent framing and image stabilization to create flowing shot images similar to using a gimbal.

Supported device: DSC-RX02

Remote shooting or RAW image developing using a PC

Remote/Viewer/Edit is a suite of PC applications that combines three functions in a single package. The installation process installs all three applications at the same time. Pixel Shift Multi Shooting is also supported.

Remote

Once you connect the PC and camera with a USB cable, you can operate the camera remotely while checking the live view on a large PC screen.


Viewer

A list of photographs is displayed. From here you can rate or select images, and batch developing of multiple RAW images is supported.


Edit

This application is for developing RAW images. You can apply high-quality image adjustments such as modifying the exposure or colors of RAW images.

Managing and editing images on a PC

PlayMemories Home

This single PC application provides functions for managing, editing, and sharing images.


PlayMemories Online

This is an online service for managing photos and videos. You can easily upload your photos and videos and then view them wherever you want on a variety of devices. It is also simple to share your photos and videos with family and friends. To upload photos and videos from your PC, use PlayMemories Home.


Action Cam Movie Creator / Action Cam App

These applications are designed expressly for Action Cam. They allow you to easily edit videos captured with your Action Cam. On a PC use Action Cam Movie Creator, and on a smartphone or tablet use Action Cam App.

Adding functions to your camera

PlayMemories Camera Apps

This service allows you to add the functions of your choice by installing the associated applications on the camera.

  • * Some applications have fees or require payment.

Developing RAW images

Capture One Express(for Sony)

This software for developing RAW images is from Phase One. Image processing tools employing a high-end RAW image processing engine enable you to produce high-grade, exquisitely detailed images. Please direct any questions you may have about purchasing Capture One Pro (paid version), how to use the software, or obtaining support to Phase One.


Sony RAW Driver

This driver software allows you to display Sony RAW images (extension: ARW or SR2) on a PC running Microsoft Windows. It lets you view RAW images in applications such as Explorer and Photo Gallery.

Supporting professional workflow

Transfer & Tagging add-on

Specifically for professional use, this application for smartphones and tablets enables you to speed up your still image transfer workflow. Functions such as "FTP background transfer" to smartphones and "tag/caption quick add" let you deliver images efficiently and quickly.

Supported device: α9 (camera system software Ver. 5.00 or later), α7RIII, α7III


IPTC Metadata Preset

This application allows you to create and write IPTC metadata.

Supported devices: α9


Remote Camera Tool

You can connect multiple cameras using Ethernet cables and control them remotely from a PC.

Supported device: α9 (camera system software Ver. 5.00 or later)

Editing 4K and HD video

Visit this page for software with support for XAVC S video editing at 4K or HD picture quality. Please contact the publishers of the individual products for details regarding whether your desired functions are available and what types of editing are supported.

Specifically for music video recorders

MVR studio

This application is designed expressly for music video recorders. It allows you to easily edit audio and video.

Software for which download services have ended

Download services have ended for the software below. The successor software for each provides similar features.

PlayMemories Mobile

The successor application, Imaging Edge Mobile, provides the same functionality.

Image Data Converter

To handle RAW data, use Imaging Edge.

Remote Camera Control

To operate the camera remotely, use Imaging Edge.

Music Transfer

PlayMemories Home provides the same function. Start PlayMemories Home and select [Tools] > [Music Transfer].

Wireless Auto Import

PlayMemories Home provides the same function. Start PlayMemories Home and select [Preferences] > [Wireless Auto Import].

PMB(Picture Motion Browser)

To import and view images, use PlayMemories Home as described above.