Some time ago it speaks of the coming of an Airdrop itself to Android. Google showed this feature in a video a few weeks ago and was recently made official its launch. Nearby Share is the name of this function, which in Spanish is called to Share with Nearby and that you can activate on Android phones, also in Spain.
Google has started to release this function already between users in Android, so that they will be able to activate it on their phones. It is likely that you already is it possible to enable this Airdrop Google on your mobile. To be able to have Nearby Share on the phone, follow a few steps.
The alternative of Google at the Airdrop of Apple, Nearby Sharing, is hereGoogle has started to turn in some mobile phones, the function Nearby Sharing, the alternative of Google at the Airdrop of Apple, which will allow users to send files.
Activate Nearby Share on Android
This new feature you are going to make use of the services of Google Play in order to function, so that the largest possible amount of Android phones will be able to have it. Thanks to it we will be able to send files to people who are close to us in that moment. It is possible to send documents, image, videos or even the APK of an application. One of the aspects of interest is to be able to choose the transfer system, which uses WiFi, Bluetooth or data.
To be able to activate this Nearby Share in our Android mobile, we have to follow these steps:
- Opens the Settings.
- Enters the section of Google.
- Tap Connections of the device.
- Comes in the option to Share with Nearby.
- This option is enabled.
With these steps we have activated this function, although it is likely that you will not quit yet. The best way to have Nearby Share on Android is be the beta tester of Google Play Services, a program to which you can add in this link. It is the best method to force this feature to appear in your phone. Although it may not work on all phones, in my case it has been possible to (Galaxy S20+), but it depends on the layer of the phone and version of Android you use.
If you already have this feature enabled and you have another contact that I use already Nearby Share, you can send files this way. In addition, it gives you the possibility of add a button in the quick settingsso that you can enable or disable this feature in a simple way. When sharing a file, in the menu of share you will then already Nearby Share on Android, to use that method if that is what you want.
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