Camera Remote SDK

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SDK Introduction

Sony’s Camera Remote SDK (software development kit) gives software developers the tools they need to seamlessly integrate Sony cameras into their organization’s workflow, across a wide spectrum of applications and solutions. With this devkit, developers can create ultra-customized software applications that will operate Sony cameras remotely from a host computer running Windows®, macOS®, or Linux®. Change the camera’s settings, hit the shutter release, or use live view monitoring—all from a remote location. The possibilities are endless.

Workflow diagram showing Camera Remote SDK Kit with Alpha Camera and Application

How can our SDK help you?

  • Maintain quality control and monitor production lines
  • Easily operate multiple camera arrays and record motion capture
  • Perform scanning, microscoping, telehealth, and more duties remotely
  • Capture high quality images from drones carrying DSLR cameras
  • Take photos of products in a studio without touching the camera

Update highlights from previous Version

  • “Supporting Products” is updated
  • Content transfer function via USB connection added
  • Some of callback functions added
  • Some of DeviceProperties and DeviceProperty values added
  • Some of error codes added

Software Development Kit Available

  • SDK Module
  • API Reference
  • Sample Code

Supported device

  • DSC-RX0M2 (Ver. 3.00 or later)

Supported Interface

  • USB
  • Wired LAN


  • macOS®10.14 – 10.15, 11.1 –
  • Windows® 8.1, 10 (64-bit only)
  • Linux® 64bit (ARMv8)
  • Linux® 32bit (ARMv7)
  • Linux® 64bit (x86)

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