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SHAREit for pc

Discussion in 'Windows Applications (Freeware only)' started by Jeanh, Jul 27, 2015.

  1. Share Files - when it works
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    SHAREit lets you transfer filesfrom different devices like phones, tablets, and computers. Using direct Wi-Fi connections, SHAREit can send files, photos, videos, and apps from one device to another. When it works, it is awesome, but when it doesn't, there's little reason to try again.



    Send photos, videos, apps, and more


    The core feature of SHAREit is transferring files between people without having to use cloud storage. You can share photos, videos, local music files, documents, and apps from one device to another. It doesn't matter what platform you're using because SHAREit only communicates with other SHAREit-enabled devices.

    It doesn't transfer data over a general Wi-Fi connection or Bluetooth. Instead, it creates a direct wireless connection with up to five devices like a small network. Once connected to another device, files can be sent and received. You can also clone a device and send its contents to another device.

    The best part of SHAREit is that it's multiplatform, including Windows PC.



    Doesn't always work


    Being multiplatform also causes problems for SHAREit because you have to troubleshoot connection problems on different devices. Since SHAREit doesn't use a connection over a Wi-Fi network or Bluetooth, it has to create a direct connection with another device. This means the devicecreates a hotspot that other devices connect to.

    The app also doesn't explain that you will need to adjust your Wi-Fi settings. In the Settings menu there are options to "prefer hotspot" when sending or receiving, but the app never mentions that devices will create hotspots to share data. SHAREit is also buggy. My first attempts at transferring files caused the app to freeze. Both devices had to restart SHAREit before the transfer worked.

    When SHAREit does work, it is fast. Pictures transferred quickly. Video had an uneven transfer speed and transfers sometimes looked frozen. Once files transfers are complete, the app disables the wireless connection and reverts back to the original connection. This means if you want to share another file, you have to go through the steps of starting and connection to the hotspot again.

    The main problem with SHAREit is that it claims to be easy to use but it's actually kind of confusing for the average user.



    Needs more polish


    SHAREit has potential to be useful, but the lack of instructions and explanation make it frustrating to use. There's also a lack of polish and intuitiveness. Closing the hotspot connection makes sense, but having to go back through these steps to start another transfer is annoying.

    There are a lot of easier options to transfer photos and files. SHAREit is good for video, but that depends on how large the file it.

    SHAREit promises on ease of use, but hasn't reached that goal yet. If you want to transfer files, try Please or Register to view links.



    Pros
    • Share all kinds of files
    • Good speed during transfers
    • Multiplatform support
    Cons
    • Lack of instructions
    • Doesn't always work
    • Have to reopen connection for new transfers
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  2. Grey Hat

    Grey Hat Enthusiast Established

    Yes! share it apps is most amazing sharing apps to device to device and device to pc and pc to device. Lalo na't nag reformat ka ng phone mo? Madali lang e share files.
     
  3. try ko ito boss.. pa dl po..tnx..
     
  4. xiinell_5

    xiinell_5 Enthusiast Established

    ty po.. more sharing..
     
  5. Pasubok ako nito TS.
    Salamat. (y)
     
  6. connected lng b sa wifi??..panu pag bluetooth transfer
     
  7. EARZE

    EARZE PHC Contributor Established

    thanks poh dito master..
     
  8. Holy Trinity

    Holy Trinity Addict Established

    thanks for sharing boss..(y)
     
  9. sure bossing
     
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