For many users, Wi-Fi is a simple technology that allows us to wireless connect to various devices. But most of the users have no clue what progress this field has and what extra features it offers. For smartphone users, this is also true. It’s one of the most important functions of a smartphone. Unfortunately, not all users know how to leverage it.
Hidden Wi-Fi features
Access to the Internet in the modern world has already become a basic need of every person. So it’s logical that many people use Wi-Fi, but not everyone knows about its “hidden” functions. We have collected three most-useful Wi-Fi features that you should know about.
Display the smartphone content to the TV via Wi-Fi
To watch a video from a smartphone on a large screen, it is enough to activate the broadcast function and connect your mobile device to the TV via the network. To do this, go to the settings>> Wi-Fi section>>”device connection” and start searching for available devices. When you find the device, allow the connection.
File transfer via Wi-Fi Direct
To transfer files between devices via Wi-Fi Direct, you need to turn on the network on two devices. Then, you should go to Wi-Fi Direct and select the desired smartphone from the list. When the smartphones are synchronized, you can send data.
Transferring files over Wi-Fi using applications
Transferring files between smartphones over Wi-Fi is much faster than over Bluetooth. Install one of the apps (SHAREit, Filedrop or Instashare) from Google Play on both phones and ensure a connection between them. With their help, you will be able to transfer files.
We know that there much more features that can be used with Wi-Fi. So it’ll be very interesting to hear how you leverage this technology.