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

Camera and Camcorder Application Windows 8 & Windows 8.1 Compatibility Information

    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.