Android P Lets Your Smartphone to be used as a Mouse or Bluetooth Keyboard

One of the most expected versions of Android is expected to be launched around the middle of March. Google hasn’t let many information leak, but so far fans have found out that this new version, the first one of Android P, could give you the possibility to use your device equipped with the mentioned operating system like you would use a mouse or Bluetooth keyboard.

What is new in the Android P operating system


The Android operating system has constantly been improved. Until now, developers have come up with many new features, but the latest version, Android P, comes with the Bluetooth Human Interface Device (HID) enabled profile. This new feature makes your mobile device even more practical and gives it new possible uses. Google will give special attention to the new feature, so the first devices that will receive the Android P update are Google Pixel and Google Pixel 2. Some reports show that only devices run by Android P will be able to use the HID feature.

If you enable this feature, you will be able to use the Bluetooth options in many ways: you can create a Hands-Free profile or an option called Advanced Audio Distribution and more. With these characteristics, you can make your musical experience on the smartphone original and unexpected.

Even if the new feature is useful, previous Android versions don’t have the possibility to enable the new Bluetooth option. If you want to enjoy it, you can only do that with a device run by Android P. If you are still wondering if it is worth it, consider also the fact that the feature can be used when you want to control presentations made for your working place or as a remote for Bluetooth devices. There are more interesting, useful features to be discovered about the Android P, so if you want to learn more, look for them and imagine how you could use them.

About Federick Istat

Federick is the technical editor for S4Tips.com. He is our expert on everything related to computer components, from cooling systems for next-generation video cards up to processor overclocking.

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