With the help of application SoundWire, you can turn an Android smartphone into a wireless speaker set for your computer easily.
What you need is to install a free application SoundWire Server for PC and a SoundWire (Client) for the Android device. Note that SoundWire supports the wireless Wi-Fi and 3G/4G data connections. However, if you use a Wi-Fi connection, you have to ensure that the PC and Android smartphone must be connected to the same network.
The PC and Android smartphone must be connected to the same network.
First of all, from your computer, open an Internet browser and access the address georgielabs.cjb.net> download SoundWire Server as the operating system version is being used. Besides Windows, SoundWire currently supports the Linux operating system (both 32 and 64-bit versions).
Download SoundWire Server as the operating system version is being used.
After download SoundWire Server, extract file “SoundWire_Server_setup7” and install this application on your computer according to the instructions of the wizard.
The interface SoundWire Server displays quite simple and easy to use. In this interface, you just need to pay attention to the Server Address (IP address of the computer) to connect to your Android phone and the Status section to indicate the connection status between your PC and phone.
The Server Address to connect to your Android phone and the Status section to indicate the connection status between your PC and phone
Next, from your Android smartphone, download and install the SoundWire app on your phone from the app store Google Play. A free application SoundWire is compatible with Android operating system version 1.5 or higher.
After running the application, enter the correct IP number range on the Server, touch the large square icon above to connect.
Enter the correct IP number range on the Server.
When the connection is successful, the Status section in the interface SoundWire Server (on PC) will change to “Connected”. Now, the Android smartphone has become a portable speaker, transmit every sound coming from your computer.
You can also customize some settings on the SoundWire Client application.
In general, by using Wi-Fi connection, the signal latency between PC and smartphone is almost not there. You can also customize some settings on the SoundWire Client application, for instance, change in the memory capacity “Audio buffer size” to reduce signal latency, enable Audio Compression to limit the bandwidth…