• Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity lets you turn your smartphone into a wireless mouse.
  • Android devices can be used as a mouse for Windows laptops, Macs and Chromebooks.
  • Below, discover all the free apps that can convert your smartphone into a wireless mouse.

You can transform your android phone in a wireless mouse with a single application. Yes, you heard right. Your phone can be a seamless alternative to a mouse with Windows laptops, Chromebooks, and Macs.

This can be useful if your laptop’s trackpad is faulty or damaged, or if the mouse has suddenly stopped working. Whatever the reason, this hack will allow you to quickly turn your smartphone into a wireless mouse. All you need is an app on your phone or tablet. The laptop or desktop must be connected wirelessly via Bluetooth or WiFi with your phone.

Now let’s see some of the best apps to use your smartphone as a wireless mouse.

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Monect PC Remote (Free)

The app is available for free on Google Play Store. It allows you to connect your smartphone via Bluetooth or Wifi to a desktop or laptop computer. Even it enables your smartphone’s accelerometer and gyroscope to offer personalized controls for gaming. Moreover, you can use Monect PC Remote to project the PC screen on your smartphone. It also comes with an option to transfer files between connected devices. Download it for free from Google Play Store, open the app and choose “Connect to PC”. You will be able to connect your smartphone via a PC with a Bluetooth, Wifi and USB connection. Once connected, use your smartphone as a wireless mouse.

Unified remote (free)

Unified Remote is easy to use and free to download from Google Play Store. It can be seamlessly connected with Windows PC, Linux and Mac. The app has server detection and supports encrypted password protection.

Once installed, connect your Android phone via WiFi or Bluetooth. Open the app and you’re ready to go.

Remote mouse (free)

This app has very intuitive controls and seamlessly connects your smartphone to a PC or desktop via Wifi. Remember that the remote mouse is limited to Wifi connectivity. App features, zoom, scroll and swipe options,

The app is also available in the Pro version unlocking some additional features like web remote, app switcher and media remote.

Serverless Bluetooth keyboard and mouse for PC/phone (free)

The application is free and you can connect it via Bluetooth. It has a simplified layout similar to universal mouse – right click and left click. You will also get media controls like volume up/down and play/pause.

The serverless Bluetooth application can also be converted into a keyboard that can be used on Windows laptops.

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