100+ Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Mobile Could Do (Updated 2016)

Here we collect best android tricks and tips for your android mobile. We depend in our Android phone, without Android we can’t live anymore. Here we collect best 100+ ways for using your Android phone. Mostly we use an android phone for calling and texting. But Android phone capabilities are much more to do. So follow this post and do more with your Android phone.

100+ Things You Didn't Know Your Android Mobile Could Do (Updated 2016)

100+ Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Mobile Could Do (Updated 2016)

Here you learn everything about android hacks and tricks in your android mobile. Read this post and share this post with your friends.

100+ Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Could Do

1. Use Your Phone as a surveillance Camera

You can turn your android phone into a security camera. IP Webcam is an amazing android app that can stream your Android mobile camera screen to your PC.

Use Your Phone as a surveillance Camera

Use Your Phone as a surveillance Camera

Also Read: Turn your Android Phone Camera as a Surveillance IP Webcam

2. Mirror and Control your Android Screen from PC

Splashtop is RDP Android app, which can control and mirror your PC screen to Android mobile. This very fast streaming app, you can watch PC movies in android mobile from this app.

Mirror Android Screen to Window PC

Mirror Android Screen to Window PC

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3. Wirelessly Transfer Files Android to PC

Airdroid 3  transfer files between your PC and Android mobile wirelessly. You can control your android mobile, from PC browser with this Android app.

Wirelessly Transfer Files Android to PC

Wirelessly Transfer Files Android to PC

Also Read: Wirelessly Share Data Between PC and Mobile from Airdroid 3

4. Control Your PC from Anywhere

Teamviewer well knows  Android app for controlling your PC from anywhere in the world.

Control Your PC from Anywhere

Control Your PC from Anywhere

5. Run Linux OS in Android Mobile

This is amazing you run whole Linux os in your android mobile. You can use your Android phone as a pen testing machine from running Backtrack Linux in Android Mobile.

Run Linux OS in Android Mobile

Run Linux OS in Android Mobile

6. Type Hindi in Android Mobile

You can also type Hindi in your android mobile from Google Hindi Font App.

Type Hindi in Android Mobile

Type Hindi in Android Mobile

Also Read: How to Type/Install Hindi Font in Android Mobile

7. Unlock your Android Phone from SMS

If you forget your Android Mobile Pattern or Forget your Passcode, you can bypass this by sending SMS.

Unlock your Android Phone from SMS

Unlock your Android Phone from SMS

Also Read: Unlock/Bypass Lock Android Phone from Sending SMS

8. Hack WiFi from Android Mobile

You can also hack WiFi from your android mobile and disable other people connection on same WiFi.

Hack WiFi from Android Mobile

Hack WiFi from Android Mobile

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9. Record your Android Mobile Screen

You can also record your android mobile screen from FREE screen recorder NO ROOT. You can use this app for making android phone tutorial.

Record your Android Mobile Screen

Record your Android Mobile Screen

10. Play Multiplayer Local Wifi Games in Android Mobile

You can also play local wi-fi multiplayer games with your Android mobile friends.

Play Multiplayer Local Wifi Games in Android Mobile

Play Multiplayer Local Wifi Games in Android Mobile

Also Read: Best Free Local WiFi Multiplayer Android Games

11. Zoom into Everything in Phone

Go to Settings> Accessibility> Magnification Gestures to switch on the zoom setting and choose which feature you’d like.

Zoom into Everything in Phone

Zoom into Everything in Phone

12. Encrypt your Phone

Settings > Security > choose a PIN or password > Encrypt phone > Encrypt SD Card. This protects all of the data and password on your phone by encrypting your data.

Encrypt your Phone

Encrypt your Phone

13. Customize your Home screen from Launcher Apps

Customize your Android phone home screen from Launcher Android apps. You can download Nova and Go Launcher from Google Play Store.

 Customize your Homescreen from Launcher Apps

Customize your Home screen from Launcher Apps

Also Read: Best Free Android Mobile Launchers 2015

14. See your Current Net Speed in Status Bar

You can always check your current internet speed in your android mobile from Internet Speed Lite Meter app.

See your Current Net Speed in Status Bar

See your Current Net Speed in Status Bar

15. Check your Heart Beat Rate from Android Phone

Now you know you live heart beat rate from Instant Heart Rate Android App.

Check your Heart Beat Rate

Check your Heart Beat Rate

16. Get Android Mobile Notifications at your Desktop

Download Pushbullet App for getting all Android Mobile Notification in your Desktop.

Pushbullet - SMS on PC and more
Pushbullet - SMS on PC and more
  • Pushbullet - SMS on PC and more Screenshot
  • Pushbullet - SMS on PC and more Screenshot

Also Read: Get Android Notifications ya File on Windows PC Via a Pushbullet

17. Connect Mouse with your Android Phone

Control your Android Mobile Device from Wireless Mouse.

connect mouse to android

connect the mouse to android

See tutorial here

18. Block Spamming and Unknown Calls in Android Phone

Block unknown calls that comes from a company or from unknown sources. Truecaller identifies caller and block calls in your android mobile.

Also Read: Truecaller Tricks that you Still didn’t Know

19. Multitask in Phone from Loading Background Links

Flynx is yet multitasking amazing Android app; you can open web links without closing another Android app. Eg: If you found links in twitter android app, Click on that a pop-up open and check website without closing twitter android app.

Multitask in Phone from Loading Background Links

Multitask in Phone from Loading Background Links

20. Call Anyone without dialing Number

You can do this thing from Google Now, Open Google by saying “Ok Google,” this feature works in 5.0. If you are running 4.4 below download, Nova Launcher for automatically turns on Google when you speak.

google-now-dial-call

Dial Number with the help of Google

Speak your number and Google will call you on that number, so you don’t touch your Android phone.

21. Identify and Discover Music from Listening

Identify and Discover Music from Listening

Identify and Discover Music from Listening

Shazam identifies music from listening. You can identify any music with this Android app from only listening.

22. High-Speed Data Transfer from Phone to Phone

We all know Bluetooth is the old way to transfer data between phone to phone. Download Shareit and Xender for transferring data between phone to phone up to 5MB/s.

Also Read: Best Apps for High-Speed File Transfer Between Two Phones

23. Edit Videos in Android Mobile

Edit Videos in Android mobile and you can also add music to your videos with Magisto Video Editor Android App.

Edit Videos in Android Mobile

Edit Videos in Android Mobile

24. See your Current Location

Know your current location and attitude with Google Maps Android App.

See your Current Location

See your Current Location

25. See Your World in 3D

With Google Earth app, you can see your world and buildings in 3D Maps.

See Your World in 3D

See Your World in 3D

26. Search anything from taking Picture

Now you can search anything from taking a picture from Google Goggles Android app. You can also scan QR Code or Solve Sudoku from this app.

Search anything from taking Pictureq

Search anything from taking Picture

27. Keep Your Ideas Safe on Cloud and Mobile

Always save your new ideas in Android Mobile for future. Google Keep stored your ideas in mobile and Cloud.

google-keep

google-keep

28. Edit Photos with Professional Tool

Autodesk Pixlr is photo editing tools for editing photos in android mobile with many professional tools.

edit-photos-in-android

edit-photos-in-android

29. Solve Hard Math Problems

If you are a student, and you want to solve some math problems, you can solve your all type of Math Problems with Fraction Calculator and Myscript Calculator.

solve-math-problems

solve-math-problems

30. Backup your Photos and Videos to Cloud Storage

We always worried about our pictures and videos from losing. So always make the backup of your photos and videos to cloud services.

backup-your-photos-cloud-android

backup-your-photos-cloud-android

Also  Read: Best Cloud Storage Services for 2015

31. Use Your Phone as a Decibel Meter

You can use the microphone for measure environmental noise. Decibel Meter and Sound Meter is a good android app for measure environmental noise.

decibel-meter-android

decibel-meter-android

32. Run Linux Commands in Android

Download Terminal Emulator for running your Linux commands in Android Phone.

terminal-emulator

terminal-emulator

33. Use Your Phone as a Web Server

Make your  Android phone like a Computer server. You can run whole websites on it and manage your databases from KSWEB Server.

use-your-phone-as-a-server

use-your-phone-as-a-server

Also Read: How to Run a Web Server on Your Android Device

34. Hack your Device and Enter Engineering Mode in Android

Explore Engineering mode in the android phone from Uncle tools Android app.

uncle tools

Uncle tools

35. Make your Phone Look Like iPhone

Give a new look to your android phone from iPhone Launcher Android apps.

android-iphone

android-iphone

Also Read: Make Your Android Look Like iPhone iOS7

36. Custom App Icons Pack for Android Mobile

You can change and look the feel of your app icons in the phone. Download and Install, custom app icon, pack for the phone. Moonshine Icon Pack is popular icon pack for Android mobile.

Custom App Icons Pack for Android Mobile

Custom App Icons Pack for Android Mobile

37. Boot your PC from ISO image stored in your Phone

You can also boot your PC from an Android mobile. Drivedroid is the amazing Android that can run live Linux on your PC.

Boot your PC from ISO image stored in your Phone

Boot your PC from ISO image stored in your Phone

38. Connect External USB to Android Phone

Stickmount run external USB or pen drive run in your android phone. With this app, you can explore your pen drive data in your phone.

Connect External USB to Android Phone

Connect External USB to Android Phone

39. Play PSP Games in Phone

PPSSPP Emulator runs PSP games in your android mobile.

PPSSPP eMULATOR FOR ANDROID

PPSSPP eMULATOR FOR ANDROID

40. Run Media Player in Android Phone

Kodi is the latest version of XBMC media player. This player runs on TV and PC. But this beautiful media player also comes for android mobile.

Run Media Player in Android Phone

Run Media Player in Android Phone

Now you can use your phone more smartly than before.

41. Increase Your Android Phone RAM in one CLICK

If your phone performance is very low, So you can increase your phone ram from swapping your memory card.

Read Full Guide: How To Increase RAM in Android Phone (One Click)

Increase Android Phone RAM

Increase Android Phone RAM

42. Identify Medical Pills from Your Android Phone

You can also know about every medicine from your Android phone. Just download Healthkart and Medscape Android apps from Google Play Store.

Also Read: Find Every bit of Info about any Medicine or Pill from Android Phone

medical android apps

medical android apps

43. Hack Games Scores from Android Mobile

Gameguardian is a game hacking android app that change the value of your Android games scores and coins.

Amazing Things that You Can Do with Your Android Mobile Games

Amazing Things that You Can Do with Your Android Mobile Games

44. Play NES Game from Emulator Android Game

Play your Favourite Super Mario and Contra Game in Android mobile for free with NES Emulator.

Running NES Game in Android Mobile

Running NES Game in Android Mobile

45. Know What Your Friends Playing in Android Playing

Download Google Play Games App game from android mobile and see what your friends are playing in android mobile. You can also know which player has the highest score in any game with this app.

Google Play Games for Android Games

Google Play Games for Android Games

46. Build Your Cinema Theater at Home from Android Mobile

Build your own theater at home

Build your own theater at home

47. Amplify Your Phone Music from a Paper Cup

Amplify Your Mobile Phone Volume from Paper Cup

Amplify Your Mobile Phone Volume from Paper Cup

48. See Sky Space in Virtual 3D from Your Android Phone

Want to knows more about outside the Earth, download Starchart Android app and enjoys the real experience of space sky in your android mobile.

Starchart Android App

Starchart Android App

49. Know Current Weather in your Area

Open Google Now app and ask “weather” and you will know the current weather in your area in your mobile.

Weather from Google Now Voice Search

Weather from Google Now Voice Search

50. Create Recycle Bin in Your Android Phone Like Computer

Dumpster Android app create recycle bin in your android phone. If somehow you deleted any android files accidentally, you can recover it through dumpster Android app.

Add Recycle Bin Feature to Android from Dumpster

Add Recycle Bin Feature to Android from Dumpster

51. Capture 3D or Moving Picture in Your Android Phone

Download Phogy Android app from Google Play Store for capturing a 3D picture in android phone.

Phogy 3D Camera App

Phogy 3D Camera App

52. Convert Your Android Mobile into SLR camera and take Lens Blur Photo in Phone

Google Camera app can capture lens blur photo in your phone. See below pictures and you see what is lens blur effect in the photo. Download this free app from Google Play Store.

Lens Blur Before and After

Lens Blur Before and After

53. Remove Emergency Call Button from Your Lockscreen App

Remove Emergency Call in Android

Remove Emergency Call in Android

How to Remove the ‘Emergency Call’ Button from Android Lock Screen

54. How to Turn Off the camera shutter sound on Android

Turn off your Camera Shutter Sound in Android mobile.

How to Turn Off the camera shutter sound on Android

How to Turn Off the camera shutter sound on Android

How to Turn Off the camera shutter sound on Android

55. Activate Camera Flash as Notification Light For Incoming Call in Your Smartphone

Flash Alerts  app converts your Camera Flash as Notification Light For Incoming Call in Your Smartphone.

Activate Camera Flash as Notification Light For Incoming Call in Your Smartphone

Activate Camera Flash as Notification Light For Incoming Call in Your Smartphone

56. Control Light of your house from your phone

Control your home lights from your Android phone from Philips Hue Android app.

Control the Light of House from Your Android Phone

Control the Light of House from Your Android Phone

57. Turn your Phone into a second monitor of your PC

Air Duet Screen Display turns your Android phone into a screen display PC.

Turn your Phone into a second monitor of your PC

Turn your Phone into a second monitor of your PC

58. Capture Time Lapse Video in your android phone.

Time lapse is the new way to capturing video in your android phone from  Microsoft Hyper Lapse Android app.

Microsoft Hyperlapse Android App

Microsoft Hyperlapse Android App

59. Clone your android phone to another android phone

CLONEit can backup and transfer 12 types of mobile data from one phone to another in two easy steps, without the need for a cable, a computer or network.

Import Phone Data Cloneit App

Import Phone Data Cloneit App

60. Stop Phone Alarm Clock in the Morning from your Voice

Now you can stop your Alarm clock in the morning from your voice with the help of this Wake Voice Alarm Clock app.

Wake Alarm Voice Clock

Wake Alarm Voice Clock

61. How to Encrypt File in Android with Military-Grade Encryption

Andrognito 2 encrypts your private Android files into a secure vault. So one can access your secret files without your Password.

How to Encrypt File in Android with Military-Grade Encryption

How to Encrypt File in Android with Military-Grade Encryption

62. How to Set Random Caller Ringtones in You Android Phone

RandTune is an amazing app that can set random caller ringtones on your Android phone. So you can listen to new ringtones whenever your phone rings.

How to Set Random Caller Ringtones in You Android Phone

How to Set Random Caller Ringtones in You Android Phone

63. How to Play Music with Lyrics in Android with Musixmatch

Play music with lyrics in your android phone with Musixmatch App.

Play Music with Lyrics in Phone -Musixmatch App

Play Music with Lyrics in Phone -Musixmatch App

64. Unlock your Android Phone from the wave of your Hands

Unlock your android phone from the wave of your hands with the help of  Wave Unlock app.

Unlock Phone from Wave

Unlock Phone from Wave

65. Find and  Duplicates file in your android phone from Duplicate Media Remover App

Duplicate Media Remover
Duplicate Media Remover
Developer: Torcellite
Price: Free
  • Duplicate Media Remover Screenshot
  • Duplicate Media Remover Screenshot

66. Convert Your Android Phone into a Hacking Machine 

Zanti is a penetration testing toolkit for Android phone. You can run various type of test on your network for finding vulnerabilities with the help of this app.

If you always searched on the internet for a hacking app, believe me, this is the app that can hack wifi network. Try this app on your phone and you never disappointed with this app.

How Hackers Hack - Passwords, WiFi,Computer,Mobile and Internet from Android Phone

How Hackers Hack – Passwords, WiFi,Computer,Mobile and Internet from Android Phone

How Hackers Hack – Passwords, WiFi,Computer,Mobile and Internet from Android Phone

67. Find Hidden SSID or Hidden WiFi name from Your Android Phone

inSSIDer app can find hidden SSID or hidden wifi name on your android phone. With this app, you can find how many wifi signal are currently active in your area. Our Default wifi leaves low signal wifi but with this app, you can get every single detail of any wifi.

inSSIDer
inSSIDer
Developer: MetaGeek
Price: AED36.69
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot
  • inSSIDer Screenshot

68. Unlock Window Computer from Android(Two-Way Authentication)

You can also lock and unlock your PC with your Android phone. Open links in next page and you can see how can you unlock your PC with the help of  Rohos Login Software and app.

Unlock Window Computer from Android (Two-Way Authentication)

unlock pc from android phone

unlock PC from android phone

69. Change the Default Keyboard app with the new stylish and fast typing app

Flesky is an amazing keyboard app for any android phone. In this app, you can get less distraction and fast typing option with lots of hand gestures.

70. Find New Wallpapers for Your Phone

500px is great community for photographers. Here you found best photo collections of world’s best photographers.

500px – Photography
500px – Photography
Developer: 500px
Price: Free+
  • 500px – Photography Screenshot
  • 500px – Photography Screenshot

71. Get all your favorite websites latest articles in one place

Feedly is the great app if you daily read lots of articles from different websites. With this app, you can read your all favorite website articles in one place. Just search your favorite in feedly and click on subscribe.

Feedly - Smarter News Reader
Feedly - Smarter News Reader
Developer: Feedly Team
Price: Free+
  • Feedly - Smarter News Reader Screenshot
  • Feedly - Smarter News Reader Screenshot

73. Edit Photos in Android Like a Pro

Snapspeed is a Google app that can edit your camera photo. In this app, you can get the professional tool for editing photos. The interface of the app is very good and easy to use.

Snapseed
Snapseed
Developer: Google LLC
Price: Free
  • Snapseed Screenshot
  • Snapseed Screenshot

74. How To Check For Android System Updates

For Android users that are using stock ROM, you may want to look for new updates to your system. To check for updates:

  1. Go to Settings > About phone/tablet.
  2. Tap on System updates.
  3. Tap Check now to look for system updates.

75. Check your Internet Speed with Speedtest app.

If you run the speed test on the computer, you must know the name of speedtest.net. Speedtest is one of the best apps for checking your internet speed in your android mobile.

Speedtest by Ookla
Speedtest by Ookla
Developer: Ookla
Price: Free+
  • Speedtest by Ookla Screenshot
  • Speedtest by Ookla Screenshot

76. Download Mimicker Alarm App from Microsoft – New Way to Backup

Mimicker Alarm app set an alarm on your phone like the normal app. But the twist is when alarm rings in your phone, you can stop alarm from three ways from taking selfie,

Mimicker Alarm by Microsoft

Mimicker Alarm by Microsoft

Download Mimicker Alarm from Google Play Store

77. Secretly Take Photos in Android Phone Without Opening Camera App

How to Secretly Take Photos on Android Without Camera App

78. How to Secretly Take a Photo If Someone Failed to Unlock your Phone

How to Secretly Take a Photo If Someone Failed to Unlock your Phone

How to Secretly Take a Photo If Someone Failed to Unlock your Phone

How to Secretly Take a Photo If Someone Failed to Unlock your Phone

79. How to Record Phone Calls on Any Android Phone

How to Record Phone Calls on Any Android Phone

How to Record Phone Calls on Any Android Phone

How to Record Phone Calls on Any Android Phone

80. How to Secretly Record Videos in Android Mobile

How to Secretly Record Videos in Android Mobile

How to Secretly Record Videos in Android Mobile

How to Secretly Record Videos in Android Mobile

81. How to Download Facebook Videos on Android in Just One Tap

Download Facebook Video in Android

Download Facebook Video in Android

How to Download Facebook Videos on Android in Just One Tap

82. How to Create Fake Whatsapp and FB Messenger Conversations in Android

How to Create Fake Whatsapp and FB Messenger Conversations in Android

How to Create Fake Whatsapp and FB Messenger Conversations in Android

How to Create Fake Whatsapp and FB Messenger Conversations in Android

83. How to Secure Google Account from Hackers Using Google Authenticator App

Secure Google Account from Hackers Using Google Authenticator App

How to Secure Google Account from Hackers Using Google Authenticator App

How to Secure Google Account from Hackers Using Google Authenticator Android App

84. Turn Your MX Video Player as Audio Player

Mx Player as Audio Player

Mx Player as Audio Player

Turn Your MX Video Player as Audio Player

85. Increase Your Android Battery Performance from Calibrate Battery

Calibrate Phone Battery

Calibrate Phone Battery

Increase Your Android Battery Performance from Calibrate Battery

86. Find Direct Download Link of New Movies in Mobile

Find Direct Download Link of New Movies in Mobile(Ultra-Fast Method)

Find Direct Download Link of New Movies in Mobile(Ultra-Fast Method)

Find Direct Download Link of New Movies in Mobile(Ultra-Fast Method)

87. How to hack wifi password using Android Phone without Root

How to hack wifi password using Android Phone without Root

How to hack wifi password using Android Phone without Root

How to hack wifi password using Android Phone without Root

88. Play your favorite PC games on your Android Mobile

Play your favorite PC games on your mobile!

Play your favorite PC games on your mobile!

Play your favorite PC games on your Android Mobile

89. Download Free Enpass Password Manager for Android without any Subscription Fees

90. See the World in Panaroma

Roundme
Roundme
Developer: Roundme Ltd
Price: Free
  • Roundme Screenshot
  • Roundme Screenshot

91. Learn Anything in your Phone from Khan Academy App

Udemy - Online Courses
Udemy - Online Courses
Developer: Udemy
Price: Free+
  • Udemy - Online Courses Screenshot
  • Udemy - Online Courses Screenshot
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