Add new theme content to AR (Augmented Reality) effects when you take pictures and shoot videos!

You can add Butterfly theme content to Xperia AR effect application.
With the Butterfly theme you can create pictures and movies in a garden-like setting and see butterflies flying, and much more.
Capture your precious memories with unique effects. Discover amazing augmented reality scenes in the real world with your viewfinder.
Sony's FACE RECOGNITION Technology and SmartAR* Engine automatically detect faces and 3D environments and decorate them with fun AR items.

*SmartAR is the registered trademark or trademark of Sony Corporation in Japan and other countries, for the augmented reality technology developed by Sony Corporation.

Interaction with AR items:
1. Tap on an object on your face and objects will change (color/variation/action depends on theme content)
2. Drag animations to change their position

This theme requires the latest version of AR effect.For the theme application to work properly,
1. Install the latest AR Effect application
2. Install the theme application. You can get this application by pressing the “+Get more” button from the theme selection screen in AR effect application.

From version Butterfly 1.1.11:

- Bug fixes

(Android 4.3+)
Latest: 1.1.6 on January 26, 2016
(Android 4.4+)
Latest: 1.1.11 on December 5, 2019
All versions
Butterfly 1.1.11
December 5, 2019


Uploaded:December 5, 2019 at 9:42AM UTC

File size:14.73 MB


Butterfly 1.1.10
July 30, 2019


Uploaded:July 30, 2019 at 8:17AM UTC

File size:14.78 MB


Butterfly 1.1.6
January 26, 2016


Uploaded:January 26, 2016 at 7:20PM UTC

File size:14.52 MB


Butterfly 1.1.3
March 9, 2015


Uploaded:March 9, 2015 at 7:19AM UTC

File size:9.68 MB