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What is Media Remote application?

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About Media Remote.

Media Remote is an application that works with selected Sony devices like Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player or BRAVIA devices, etc. With it, you can operate your Sony device via other mobile devices, or you can display music information on the TV program or other content that you are watching on your mobile device. Alpha numeric character can be easily input with this application.

Note: This app is not designed to work with PlayStation®3 or older version of Sony devices.

Main functions of Media Remote for TV are as follows:

  1. Simple Remote: This allows you to navigate through the graphic usr interface. Simply glide your finger over the screen to move the cursor, and tap any place on the screen to enter a sekected item.
  2. Full Remote: This gives you the option to use almost the same buttons as you would have available on an actual remote control, enabling one touch control of most of the key functions of your Sony devices.
  3. Keyboard: To help you type characters more easily, a full QWERTY touch-screen keyboard has been included.
  4. Free Cursor Remote: You can move the cursor freely while the browser is displayed on the screen.
  5. Catch & Throw: You can receive/send URL of the website between your Sony device and your mobile device. You can display the website you are currently viewing on the TV on your moble device or the other way around.
  6. Disc History/Disc Information: This will allow you to view information on the movie you are enjoying - allowing you to find information about the cast or director, or find an image of the package. There is also seamless link to YouTube to search for content related to the movie.
  7. Now Playing Bar: You can see information related to the movie or program you are watching, or search for related content.

 

Notes:

  • Media Remote app will only work if your mobile device and your Sony device are on the same wireless network.
  • Some functions may not be available, depending on the products you are using.
  • Some functions may not be available on some regions/countries.
  • A seamless link to YouTube is subject to change or termination without notice.