NEX-6 : Connect your smartphone to your camera

  • Connecting by Wi-Fi Using an SSID and Password

    You can connect the camera and your smartphone by selecting the camera’s SSID (DIRECT-xxxx:xxxx). This will allow you to perform remote shooting with the camera in PlayMemories Mobile.
    - Terms on the screen may be different depending on your camera and smartphone.

    1. On models that have the camera application [Smart Remote Control], select MENU → (Application) → [Application List] and launch [Smart Remote Embedded] or [Smart Remote Control].
    On models that do not have [Smart Remote Control], select [Ctrl w/ Smartphone] from the menu of the camera.

    2. On an Android smartphone, launch PlayMemories Mobile, and then select the camera’s SSID.
    On an iPhone/iPad, select [Settings] on the "Home" screen → [Wi-Fi] → the camera’s SSID. Once the connection is established, launch PlayMemories Mobile.
    In both cases, you only need to input the password the first time.

  • Connecting by QR Code

    If your camera has a function that displays a QR Code for connecting to a smartphone, you can connect the camera and your smartphone by scanning the QR Code. This will allow you to perform remote shooting with the camera in PlayMemories Mobile.
    - Terms on the screen may be different depending on your camera and smartphone.

    1. On models that have the camera application [Smart Remote Control], select MENU → (Application) → [Application List] and launch [Smart Remote Embedded] or [Smart Remote Control].
    On models that do not have [Smart Remote Control], select [Ctrl w/ Smartphone] from the menu of the camera.

    2. Launch PlayMemories Mobile, and then select [Scan QR Code of the Camera].

    3. Scan the QR Code displayed on the camera using the smartphone.
    On an iPhone/iPad, install the profile (setup information) by following the instructions on the screen. Then, select [Settings] on the "Home" screen → [Wi-Fi] → the camera’s SSID to establish the connection.

    * To use the function, the latest version of Smart Remote Control of PlayMemories Camera Apps needs to be installed.
    > PlayMemories Camera Apps

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