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Top Android App: Google Chrome to Phone

Top Android App: Google Chrome to Phone

Google Chrome to Phone lets you easily share links, maps, and currently selected phone numbers and text between your computer running Google Chrome and your Android phone.”

  • Version: 2.2.0
  • Size: 185.7KB
  • Category: Tools
  • Price: Free



Note: Google Chrome to Phone is currently only available for Android 2.2. Additionally, the Chrome browser extension must be installed from http://chrome.google.com/extensions/.

This app makes transferring bookmarks, phone numbers, text etc. extremely easy. Before, it always seemed like a hassle to add and update links in the Android browser when it had all been setup previously on a computer. Also, you can forget about having to email or share links and items with yourself in order to save them for mobile viewing.

A convenient feature enables your Android phone to automatically recognize YouTube, Google Maps, and phone number links and open them with their respective apps (rather than the browser).

Pros:

  • Share links, maps, phone numbers, etc. from Google Chrome to your Android phone
  • YouTube links open YouTube app, map links open in Google Maps app
  • Saves plenty of time and effort involved in transferring information



Areas for improvement:

  • Expand support for other Android versions and internet browsers
  • Allow reverse-syncing from phone to Chrome



Conclusion: A feature-focused app that provides a simple, convenient method for sharing info from Google Chrome to your Android phone.

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