Panasonic Image App 1.9.4
Panasonic Image App
“Panasonic Image App” is an application that makes it possible to use your smartphone to remotely control the shooting and playback functions of a Wi-Fi-compatible digital camera/digital video camera, and to perform upload operations to SNS (Social Networking Service) sites.
Furthermore, if your digital camera/digital video camera is equipped with the latest NFC (Near Field Communication) functions, operation from your smartphone becomes even simpler.
The following major functions are available with this application.
・ You can watch the same image as on the Live View screen of your digital camera/digital video camera on your smartphone, and control shooting and other camera operations as with a wireless remote controller. (*1)
・ You can play back and delete still pictures and videos recorded using your digital camera/digital video camera on your smartphone. (*2) You can also copy them to your smartphone, and upload them to SNS sites.
・ If your smartphone is equipped with NFC functions, you can perform the initial Wi-Fi settings and establish a connection simply by touching your digital camera/digital video camera with your smartphone. (*3)
Additional functions for digital cameras
・ If your smartphone is equipped with NFC functions, you can transfer recorded still pictures stored in your digital camera to your smartphone simply by touching your digital camera with your smartphone. (*3)
・ You can make settings to automatically transfer still pictures recorded with your digital camera to your smartphone.
・ You can add location information acquired with your smartphone to pictures recorded using your digital camera.
Additional functions for digital video cameras
・ By installing a digital video camera, you can monitor your home while you are out by checking the image on your smartphone, and speak to those at home and take pictures. (*4)
・ You can play back recorded still pictures and videos from your digital video camera on a DLNA-compatible TV using a LAN connection.
(*1) With DMC-SZ9, it is not possible to remotely record videos from a smartphone.
(*2) With DMC-SZ9 / TZ40 / FT5, it is only possible to play back still pictures.
(*3) Not supported on DMC-SZ9 / HX-A100 / HX-WA30.
(*4) Not supported on HX-A100 / HX-WA30.
(Compatible models beginning with this version)
(Already compatible models)
Digital video camera
HC-X920M, HC-X920, HC-X929
HC-V720M, HC-V727M, HC-V720, HC-V727
HC-V520M, HC-V520, HC-V520M
[Compatible Operating Systems]
Android OS 2.2 – 4.2
Note, however, that NFC functions are only supported in Android 2.3.3 – 4.2.
・ The NFC functions can only be used with a smartphone that is also equipped with NFC functions.
・ Be aware that when using the location information recording function, continued use of the GPS function can lead to a dramatic decrease in battery capacity.
・ In order to use the SNS upload functions or the Cloud Sync. Service, you must first obtain a service user ID for Panasonic’s LUMIX CLUB (free of charge).