How To Control A Sony Receiver With Your Smartphone
ES Remote vs AV Receiver Remote

Edited by Frank Fazio, Anonymous

How To Control A Sony Receiver With Your Smartphone 50469.jpg

There are only a few Sony apps that will allow you to control your Sony receiver. Actually, there is one for the Android, and one for iOS.

App 1: ES Remote

How To Control A Sony Receiver With Your Smartphone 58784.jpg

This Android app will allow you to control your home theater Sony receiver. Basic functions include, power, volume, input switching and zone functions. Supported models are: STR-DA5800ES, STR-DA2800ES, STR-DA5700ES and STR-DA3700ES.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

Ad

App 2: AV Receiver Remote

How To Control A Sony Receiver With Your Smartphone 21055.jpg

Here is the iOS version of Sony's receiver app and not only can you control your Sony receiver, you can also control the devices connected to that receiver. Here are the receivers that are compatible with this app: STR-DA5600ES, STR-DA4600ES, STR-DA3600ES and STR-DN2010,

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  1. 1
    Connect the Sony receiver to your network
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    Select settings
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    Select network
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Select external control
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    Set that external control to ON
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    Connect your iPhone/iPod to the same network
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    Start the app
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    Select applications settings
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    Select connection
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  10. 10
    Find the receiver that you want to operate
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  11. 11
    If your receiver is not there, select rescan
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  12. 12
    Choose the receiver that you want to operate
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Frank Fazio
Featured Author
50 Articles Started
1,070 Article Edits
37,365 Points
Frank Fazio is a featured author with VisiHow. Frank Fazio has achieved the level of "Captain" with 37,365 points. Frank Fazio has started 50 articles (including this one) and has also made 1,070 article edits. 41,800 people have read Frank Fazio's article contributions.
Frank Fazio's Message Board
Frank Fazio: Hi, my name is Frank Fazio.
Frank Fazio: Can I help you with your problem about "How To Control A Sony Receiver With Your Smartphone"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Home Theater

Recent edits by: Frank Fazio

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 687 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No