Article ID : 00180370 / Last Modified : 17/08/2017

Camera and Camcorder Application Windows 8 & Windows 8.1 Compatibility Information

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Regarding the operating environment:

  • The Operating System must be factory installed on your PC.
  • Operation cannot be guaranteed if an upgrade from the previous OS has been performed.
  • Operation is not guaranteed for all PC model.

Legend:

O : Compatible
X : Not Compatible
–  : To be verified soon

Application Software Version Window 8 Window 8.1
Compatibility Notes Compatibility Notes
BD / DVD Add-on
(incl. SPU Download Manager)
For PMH 3.0 O   O  
Earlier than for PMH 3.0   X *1
PlayMemories Home 3.0.02 or later O   O  
1.3.02 or later O   X *1

1.0 or later but earlier than 1.3.02

X *1 X *1
PlayMemories Home Lite Version O   X *1
PMB (Picture Motion Browser) 5.8.02 O *2 X *1
Earlier than 5.8.02 X *1 X *1
PMB Portable 3.0 or later O   X *1
Earlier than 3.0 X *1 X *1
Image Data Converter 4.2 or later O    
Earlier than 4.2 X *3 X  
Remote Camera Control 3.2 or later O   O  
3.0 or later but earlier than 3.2 O   X *4
Earlier than 3.0 X *4 X *4
Image Data Converter SR All X *3 X  
Image Data Lightbox SR 2.2 or earlier X *3 X  
GPS Image Tracker 2.1.01 or earlier X *5 X *3
Sony RAW Driver 2.0.00 O   O  
Bloggie Software 1.3 O   X *1
Earlier than 1.3 X *1 X *1
Cyber-shot Viewer 1.0 X *1 X *1
ImageMixer for HDD Camcorder (PIXELA) All X *1 X *1
Picture Package (PIXELA) All X *1 X *1
Content Managemnt Utility 2.1 O   O  
Music Transfer For PMH 3.0 O   O  
Earlier than for PMH 3.0 O   X *6

*1: Updating to the latest version of PlayMemories Home provides compatibility.

*2: This software supports Windows 8/Windows 8 Pro, but we recommend updating to PlayMemories Home.

*3: Updating to the latest version of Image Data Converter provides compatibility.

*4: Updating to the latest version of Remote Camera Control provides compatibility.

*5: The functions of this application are included in the latest version of PlayMemories Home.

*6: Updating to the latest version of Music Transfer provides compatibility.