| For almost a decade, Apple users have had AirDrop that allows users to share files between Apple phones in an instant.
| Now, Google has also come up with its own version of AirDrop for Android called Nearby Share.
| Google has been working on this new file sharing feature since 2019 and now it is finally available for a group of Android smartphones
For almost a decade, Apple users have had AirDrop that allows users to share files between Apple phones in an instant. Now, Google has also come up with its own version of AirDrop for Android called Nearby Share. Google has been working on this new file sharing feature since 2019 and now it is finally available for a group of Android smartphones. Today we are going to tell you everything about Nearby Share on Android, in addition to tell you how to transfer files between two Android phones.
|NEARBY SHARE: How to transfer files between two Android phones|
Which devices do NEARBY SHARE supportLet me tell you that it has been revealed from Google that Nearby Share works with all Android 6.0 and above versions. If you want to know whether this feature works on your phone or not. You can learn this by following the steps given below.
-For this, you have to go to the settings of your phone, apart from this, now you have to scroll down and choose Google.
-After this you have to click on the device connection.
-If your phone supports the feature here, then you will see an option here, which is going to take you to the next page.
-After that you have to customize its settings by tapping on Nearby Share.
-You can turn it off here. You can also give a name to your device by selecting Google account here, in addition you can also set device visibility, can keep control on data usage as well.
NEARBY SHARE: How to Transfer FilesThrough this feature you can share photos, videos, or apps etc. from Google Play, in addition you can also share your location through Google Maps, through Nearby Share you can manage all this easily. Wherever you see the share button in your phone, you can use Nearby Share through it. Let us know how you can transfer files.
-You have to open the file that you want to share, after that you have to tap on the share icon, after that you will have to click on Nearby Share. After this your phone starts searching for those nearby devices.
-However, the person whom you want to send the files to, will also have to enable Nearby Share.
-As soon as your phone detects the receiver's phone, then you just have to click on the name of the device.
-In addition, the receiver must also click on the accept button to initiate the file transfer.
-A few moments after that, the file is going to be transferred according to the size of your file.