Overview: Full control of your Canon EOS DSLR from your phone or tablet through USB !
Requirements: Android 2.3 +, USB HOST REQUIRED
DSLR Controller is the first and only app that allows you to fully control your Canon EOS DSLR from your Android device with only a USB cable. No computer or laptop required, no root required, only a compatible mobile device, a compatible camera, and the right USB cable.
*** DSLR Controller is NOT compatible with all devices! For a free app you can use to test compatibility, see the “Remote Release” app ***
*** PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE DESCRIPTION ***
NOTICE: This is a BETA / PRE-RELEASE version. The product is not finished yet and there will still be issues. Due to massive demand and a great many requests to release, it is being released early. The price will go up once v1.0 is reached, but the upgrade is free for those who have this BETA.
We strongly suggest you read up on the website about what DSLR Controller can do, how it works, and how to use it, before purchasing. The website contains a wealth of information you should know before using. Be sure to read the FAQ!
—– Features —–
Features include but are not limited to:
- Live View
- Auto Focus (tap Live View)
- Manual focus adjustments (in AF mode)
- Zoom control
- Grid and aspect ratio display
- Bulb capture
- Continuous capture
- Image review (+ follow shot)
- Image filters (peaking, contrast, channel mask, grayscale, 4 different modes per filter)
- Video recording (basic)
- HDR/Auto Exposure Bracketing
- Focus Bracketing
- Timelapse (incl. HDR)
- Extensive modification of settings
– Shutter speed
– ExpComp and Bracket, FlashComp
– ISO speed
– Auto-Focus Mode
– Focus and Zoom area (tap-and-hold Live View)
– Picture Style
– Drive Mode
– White Balance
– Color Temperature
– Auto-Lighting Optimizer
– Metering Mode
Available options depend on the mode you have your camera set to (M, Av, Tv, etc) and camera model. Refer to the website for further details.
—– Requirements —–
- Android device with ARMv7-A or newer CPU architecture (most 1ghz+ devices)
- Not rooted: Android 3.1 or higher with USB host kernel+API support
- Rooted: Android 2.3.1 or higher with USB host kernel support
- Supported Canon EOS DSLR
- The correct USB adapter, if applicable
Most Honeycomb and Ice Cream Sandwich devices should be compatible. Some Gingerbread phones are compatible IF ROOTED, like the Samsung Galaxy S2 and Samsung Galaxy Note.
DSLR controller has been tested with the following hardware:
- Samsung Galaxy S2 and Note (most firmwares require root), USB Host cable, eBay: “i9100 usb host”
- Motorola Xoom (3.2 without root, 3.0 possibly with root), USB Host cable, eBay: “xoom usb host”
- Acer Iconia A500/1, normal cable
- Asus Transformer/Prime, use keyboard dock or special USB Adapter
- Toshiba Thrive, normal cable
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9″, 10.1″, 10.1″v (3.1 without root, 3.0 possibly with root), USB Adapter Kit
- Lenovo Thinkpad, normal cable
- B&N Nook Color (CM 7, Nook Color Tweaks, memory limit mod), USB host cable
- Canon EOS:
GREAT: 1D mk IV, 5D mk II, 50D, 550D, 60D, 600D, 7D, 1100D
OK: 1D mk III, 1Ds mk III, 30D, 40D, 400D, 450D, 1000D
NEVER: older models
Refer to the “devices” page of our website for a compatibility table.
Let us know which hardware you are using with DSLR Controller!
—– Further information —–
Usage notes, feature lists, device compat. list, changelogs, FAQs, can all be found on our website
Download DSLR Controller (BETA) v0.88 CyberAndroid