Android

There are a number of solutions available for accessing an Android device remotely from a computer. Mobizen is available for Android through Google Play. In particular,

  • it does not require root
  • it does not require a wired connection
  • it does not require to be on the same network as the device accessing it
  • it is free
  • it supports not only remote screen access, but also many other features, including transferring files between your Android and the remote computer

Some notable disadvantages are:

  • it appears to no longer support USB connections
  • depending on the quality of the network, performance and quality will vary greatly
  • sound cannot be played remotely
  • reliability, responsiveness and frequency of disconnection