To enjoy all the features of Video & TV SideView, you need to connect both the BRAVIA TV and your mobile device to the Internet. However, partial features of Video & TV SideView will work even without an Internet connection.
An Internet connection is required when using the following features.
- Cross Search
- Throw (*)
*An Internet connection is required when playing copyrighted contents for the first time.
NOTE: If the BRAVIA TV and mobile device are not connected via Wi-Fi Direct, they need to be connected to the same home network (same SSID).