Microsoft’s Your Phone app is becoming a crucial part of a lot of Windows 10 users’ app arsenal, the way it enables them to pair their Android devices with PCs.
In other words, if you own a compatible Android phone, such as Samsung’s flagships, you can now sync the mobile device with the Windows 10 device and get access to particular content, for example messages, the gallery, as well as run Android apps right on the desktop.
LG’s mobile phones aren’t part of the fun, as they’re currently unsupported, however it appears like the telephone maker itself doesn’t want to wait for Microsoft to create such capabilities to the devices.
So right now, the organization is working on its own application to sync LG phones with Windows 10 devices, and also the first version is already reside in the Microsoft Store.
Screen mirroring also supported
Called Virtoo by LG, the app depends on Bluetooth to pair PCs and smartphones after which provide users with access to particular capabilities right from the pc.
“Virtoo by LG is really a smartphone app for LG PC users. It allows a Bluetooth connection between a smartphone along with a PC to allow users to make use of various smartphone functions using the pc. Use Virtoo by LG to enjoy a more comfortable computing environment,” the app description reads.
However, worth knowing is that not all models and features are available for everybody, so some limitations continue to be in position on LG devices, even with a dedicated app to sync with Windows 10 devices.
The app allows users to transmit messages in the PC, access the media stored on the mobile phone, make phone calls, and find out all contacts held in the address book. Furthermore, it enables for screen mirroring whenever a supported system is linked to Windows 10.