Article ID : 00057579 / Last Modified : 01/25/2016

How far can my camera and a phone be apart if I want to share images using PlayMemories Mobile?

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Under 5 meters is the maximum recommended distance in ideal environmental conditions. But environmental factors can reduce the maximum range between a Sony® Wi-Fi compatible camera and a smartphone using PlayMemories Mobile™ so you may find you need to be a little nearer.


There are several environmental factors that can reduce the maximum range between a Sony® Wi-Fi compatible camera and a smartphone using PlayMemories Mobile™. Given ideal environmental conditions, the recommended maximum distance a camera can be connected to a smartphone is less than 5 meters or 16 feet.