Take the 2-minute tour ×
Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for enthusiasts and power users of the Android operating system. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sort of like this iPad app. Is there any way to extend your desktop onto your phone or tablet? Not looking for VNC solutions.

share|improve this question
    
I guess I should clarify: I don't want it to just VNC to another running machine, but to essentially use it as a new monitor. Comparable desktop app would be MaxiVista: maxivista.com (which does have an iPad app) –  Bryan Denny Oct 5 '10 at 17:44
    
Could be possible, one might need to write a virtual driver for the desktop to interface with the android device and extend it as a extended monitor.. (not VNC) –  Power-Inside Nov 1 '11 at 8:04
    
All the apps below seem to just stream a portion of your desktop to the tablet. I want one that is recognised as a monitor within Windows. :( –  Simon Hartcher Sep 21 '12 at 13:25
add comment

3 Answers

Early this year, arrived for Android:

Air Display by Avatron Software available for 3,79€ in Google Play.

Android 2.3.3 and up.

share|improve this answer
    
That's now £6.20, and apparently doesn't work with Win8. –  Cylindric Mar 15 '13 at 14:05
add comment

iDisplay is now available for Android.

There's a review on androidcommunity.com

US$4.99 in Google Play.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Not to my knowledge. Both of those solutions you've listed appear to use VNC as the service.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.