What are the best Tools to access my phone from the computer?

asked by Anonymous
26 contributors
5 solutions
  1. 8

    #1AirDroid: Remote access & File

    AirDroid: Remote access & File

    AirDroid is an app helps you manage your Android smartphone since your computer. You can send and receive SMS and administer your phone contacts. Also, the app lets you speed up your phone. 


    Web, Android


    Nancy Thomas
    Written on December 12, 2017
    "This is a nifty app if you want to connect your phone notifications to your computer. You can control your phone with the computer so if you want to text someone, you can type on the computer and then the message will get sent through your phone. There has been some confusion with connecting the devices, but the new updates seem to have remedied the issue. The help desk is also very helpful and quickly responds to customer issues with helpful advise."
  2. 5


    Teamviewer allows you to work collaboratively from any place in the world. With Teamviewer you can solve problems, host meetings, exchange information, and more. It can mirror your screen from your laptop and allow you to control it. 

    Windows, Mac, Android, iOS

    $27.9- $124.9/Month

    Juan Gonzales
    Written on December 9, 2017
    "TeamViewer is an essential collaboration tool for any business. We use it constantly for instant access to files. It's a must have for the digital workplace."
  3. 4



    Vysor is a tool that allows you to view and manage your Android mobile device on the computer. A desktop or Chrome app, compatible with all operating systems.


    Windows, Chrome

    Free- month. Varies by plan

    Adam Fields
    Written on December 5, 2017
    "This is a great tool for accessing all the functionality of my phone on my PC. I find it convenient to use any app on my phone from the comfort of my PC workspace as it's not always the best option to pick up my phone while I'm busy working on my computer."
  1. 3


    Mobizen is the most easy-to-use, convenient screen recorder that allows you to record, capture and edit straight from your Android mobile device.

    Web, Android

    Helen Adams
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "Mobizen is a screen recording app. It does not allow users to access their phone from their computer."
  2. 1

    #5VMLite VNC Server

    VMLite VNC Server

    VMLite VNC Server is a tool that allows you to remotely view or take control your Android device or tablet from a desktop computer or from another mobile device using the popular VNC protocol.


    Android, Windows


    Marilyn Gilbert
    Written on December 4, 2017
    "Access to your own phone's computer? That's what VMLite VNC Server does. It sounds rather complicated and also like it is just straight from the NSA. If I can do this to my phone to view it on my computer so can others. I think I'll skip this for my phone. There's enough fingers in it already."


Best What are the best Tools to access my phone from the computer
1AirDroid: Remote access & FileApps 8 Free
2TeamViewerSoftware 5 Paid
3VysorSoftware 4 Free
4MobizenApps 3 Free
5VMLite VNC ServerApps 1 Free

This action requires you to be logged in

Quickly sign in with your social media account:

What interests you most? (Select at least 3)

This will help us to keep things fresh and relevant!


Now that you’ve found a solution...

Why not join our community of sharp minds and pro-active posters?

Be part of a rewarding interactive knowledge exchange!

Join These Inquisitive Minds

Engage, learn and share with a friendly community versed in a massive range of trending topics.