HDR-AS300 : Connect your smartphone to your camera

For Android smartphones

  • Connecting by Wi-Fi Using NFC
    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Activate the NFC function on the smartphone.
    4. : Touch the smartphone to the [N] mark on the camera.
  • Connecting by QR Code
    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Launch PlayMemories Mobile on the smartphone.
    4. : Select [Scan QR Code of the Camera]. Then, read the QR code attached to the back of the camera's battery cover with the smartphone (first time only).
  • Connecting by Wi-Fi Using an SSID and Password
    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Launch PlayMemories Mobile on the smartphone.
    4. : Select the SSID (DIRECT-xxxx: xxxx) for the camera. This is attached to the back of the camera's battery cover.
    5. : Input the password attached to the back of the battery cover on the camera into the smartphone (first time only).
  • Bluetooth

    The camera can be powered on and off from a smartphone by connecting the camera and the smartphone via Bluetooth.

    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    3. Connect the camera and the smartphone using Wi-Fi (first time only).
    4. : Select [Camera Remote Power ON/OFF] from the PlayMemories Mobile menu.
    5. : When a message prompting you to allow the pairing appears on the screen, allow it (first time only).
    6. : Press the REC/ENTER button on the camera to complete the pairing (first time only).
  • Multi Camera Control

    You can connect up to 5 cameras simultaneously to perform shooting.
    You must use a smartphone equipped with a tethering function.
    Multi Camera Control

For iPhone/iPad

  • Connecting by Wi-Fi Using NFC

    This connection method is only available for the iPhone 7 or later models, that have iOS version 11.0 or higher.

    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Launch PlayMemories Mobile on the smartphone. Then, select [Scan NFC/QR Code of the Camera] → [Scan NFC of the Camera].
    4. : Touch the smartphone to the [N] mark on the camera.
    5. When using PlayMemories Mobile ver. 6.3 on iOS version 11.0 or higher, the following operations are not required.

      : Install the profile following the instructions shown on the smartphone (first time only).
    6. : Select [Settings] on the "Home" screen → [Wi-Fi] → the SSID for the camera (attached to the back of the battery cover).
  • Connecting by QR Code
    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Launch PlayMemories Mobile on the smartphone.
    4. : Select [Scan QR Code of the Camera]. Then, read the QR code attached to the back of the camera's battery cover with the smartphone (first time only).
    5. When using PlayMemories Mobile ver. 6.3 on iOS version 11.0 or higher, the following operations are not required.

      : Install the profile following the instructions shown on the smartphone (first time only).
    6. : Select [Settings] on the "Home" screen → [Wi-Fi] → the SSID for the camera (attached to the back of the battery cover).
    7. : Return to the "Home" screen and launch PlayMemories Mobile.
  • Connecting by Wi-Fi Using an SSID and Password
    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select the shooting mode ( ⁄  ⁄  ⁄  ).
    3. : Select [Settings] on the "Home" screen → [Wi-Fi] → the SSID for the camera (attached to the back of the battery cover).
    4. : Input the password attached to the back of the battery cover on the camera into the smartphone (first time only).
    5. : Return to the "Home" screen and launch PlayMemories Mobile.
  • Bluetooth

    The camera can be powered on and off from a smartphone by connecting the camera and the smartphone via Bluetooth.

    1. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    2. : Select MENU →  →  → .
    3. Connect the camera and the smartphone using Wi-Fi (first time only).
    4. : Select [Camera Remote Power ON/OFF] from the PlayMemories Mobile menu.
    5. : When a message prompting you to allow the pairing appears on the screen, allow it (first time only).
    6. : Press the REC/ENTER button on the camera to complete the pairing (first time only).
  • Multi Camera Control

    You can connect up to 5 cameras simultaneously to perform shooting.
    You must use a smartphone equipped with a tethering function.
    Multi Camera Control

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