Three of the largest telephony companies in the world have decided to team up to fix one of the biggest flaws in the Android platform and develop a tool that will make it possible Transfer files between devices without the need for cablesin real Apple AirDrop style.
Although we have known for a few weeks that Google is already working on its own alternative to the AirDrop system, these three Chinese giants have decided not to wait for the solution developed by Mountain View and to embark on the mission of Build your own file transfer tool.
The system in question would be based on Bluetooth technologyand theoretically it will be able to offer transfer speeds of up to 20 MB / s. Therefore, it is very likely that the tool will use the devices’ Wi-Fi connection to speed up data transfer, similar to the AirDrop system. The main advantage over the Apple system is that, according to Xiaomi, even when announcing this collaboration The rest of the manufacturers can also be part of the initiative and make your devices compatible.
Of course it would be possible to transfer files of all kinds Pictures and videos to music, documents, applications and much more. Currently, applications like Google Files include tools of the same type based on Wi-Fi connection, and even Xiaomi itself has Mi Drop, another app in the same category. However, this initiative aims to remove and achieve the existing limitations in using native systems that contain the software of some devices Users can transfer files between terminals regardless of brand.
But why develop a joint solution instead of waiting for Google’s Fast Share to arrive? As far as we know, The solution from Google will be integrated into the Google Play servicesso that the three companies that bring this initiative to life cannot take advantage of it on their phones for the Chinese market Lack of Hotel room of applications of the large G. due to the legislation of the country.
Be it as it may The companies assure that the first beta version of this tool should be ready by the end of this month. We’ll wait until we can test it to see if it can really become an alternative to Apple’s AirDrop, fixing one of the platform’s biggest flaws.
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