Compatibility Information for Microsoft® Windows® Operating Systems


Please check below for information about the compatibility of your Sony® DCRDVD608E camcorder.


windows 8
  • Drivers:
  • Software:
    • Download Windows 8 compatible software:
    • The supplied Picture Motion Browser software is not compatible with Windows 8.
    • WARNING: Do not install Picture Motion Browser directly from the original software installation disc.

    • Picture Motion Broswer Ver. 5.8.02 is supported with the Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro operating systems, however, we recommend using PlayMemories Home.
  • Not Supported:
    • The USB streaming feature is not supported with the Windows 8 operating system.
  • Notes:
    • Windows 8 must be factory installed on your PC.
    • Operation cannot be guaranteed if the PC has been upgraded to Windows 8 from another OS.
    • Operation is not guaranteed for all PC models.
    • The Windows 8 and Windows Pro editions are supported.
    • Operation verified in Desktop mode only.

windows 7
  • Drivers:
    • The drivers needed to connect your Sony camcorder to a computer and transfer files are already included in the operating system.
  • Software:
    • For 32-bit operating systems:
    • For 64-bit operating systems:

    • WARNING: Do not install Picture Motion Browser directly from the original software installation disc.
      Instead, please perform the following steps:
  • Not Supported:
    • The USB streaming feature is not supported with the Windows 7 operating system.
    • The Windows 7 Starter edition is not supported.

windows 7
  • Drivers:
    • The drivers needed to connect your Sony camcorder to a computer and transfer files are already included in the operating system.
  • Software:
    • For 32-bit operating systems:
    • For 64-bit operating systems:

    • WARNING: Do not install Picture Motion Browser directly from the original software installation disc.
      Instead, please perform the following steps:
  • Not Supported:
    • The USB streaming feature is not supported with the Windows Vista operating system.
    • The Windows Vista Starter edition is not supported.
  • View Detailed Windows Vista compatibility information.

windows 7
  • Drivers:
    • The drivers needed to connect your Sony camcorder to a computer and transfer files are already included in the operating system.
  • Not Supported:
    • The Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit operating system is not supported.
    • The Windows XP Starter edition is not supported.