Phone Explorer

Phone Explorer


Phone Explorer displays all communication hardware, sensors, devices and configuration values found on a Android Smart Phone or Android Tablet. Supported communication hardware are: NFC, USB, Bluetooth, WIFI, Cell, DHCP configuration and Network connections. Supported sensors are: gps, light, proximity, barometric pressure, gyroscope, accelerometer, magnetometer, orientation, rotation, linear accelerator and gravity. Supported devices are: camera, vibrator, keyboard, display, cell context, cell phone call status, cell phone number, cell carrier, cell phone sim, battery, file system, SD memory card, memory, cpu and audio (speaker and microphone).

The application provides options to list paired bluetooth devices, scan for bluetooth devices, list defined WIFI access points, scan for WIFI access points (including signal strength), list cell towers, list gps satellites, use the flashlight and view the camera (front and back). Many of the devices have options to view and change the device configuration. The app displays all configuration settings found on the device. A number of these settings are not displayed anywhere on the phone. Please be careful changing the configuration settings as some can have undesired side affects.

The application supports user preferences. The application provides multi-language (English, Spanish and Chinese) support. To switch languages, open the standard "Settings" application, select the "Language & Keyboard" item and then select the "Select Locale" item.

By making a small purchase within the app (uses the Play Store), the application provides a premium feature that does not display of ads. To upgrade, when running the app, open the menu and select "Upgrade".

Recent changes:
Upgraded support to Kit Kat.
Added Packages Screen.
Added Wifi P2P Screen.
Added USB Devices Screen.
Added USB Accessories Screen.
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Free
84
4.2
User ratings
351
Installs
50,000+
Concerns
1
File size
2101 kb
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About Phone Explorer
Phone Explorer displays all communication hardware, sensors, devices and configuration values found on a Android Smart Phone or Android Tablet. Supported communication hardware are: NFC, USB, Bluetooth, WIFI, Cell, DHCP configuration and Network connections. Supported sensors are: gps, light, proximity, barometric pressure, gyroscope, accelerometer, magnetometer, orientation, rotation, linear accelerator and gravity. Supported devices are: camera, vibrator, keyboard, display, cell context, cell phone call status, cell phone number, cell carrier, cell phone sim, battery, file system, SD memory card, memory, cpu and audio (speaker and microphone).

The application provides options to list paired bluetooth devices, scan for bluetooth devices, list defined WIFI access points, scan for WIFI access points (including signal strength), list cell towers, list gps satellites, use the flashlight and view the camera (front and back). Many of the devices have options to view and change the device configuration. The app displays all configuration settings found on the device. A number of these settings are not displayed anywhere on the phone. Please be careful changing the configuration settings as some can have undesired side affects.

The application supports user preferences. The application provides multi-language (English, Spanish and Chinese) support. To switch languages, open the standard "Settings" application, select the "Language & Keyboard" item and then select the "Select Locale" item.

By making a small purchase within the app (uses the Play Store), the application provides a premium feature that does not display of ads. To upgrade, when running the app, open the menu and select "Upgrade".

Recent changes:
Upgraded support to Kit Kat.
Added Packages Screen.
Added Wifi P2P Screen.
Added USB Devices Screen.
Added USB Accessories Screen.

User reviews of Phone Explorer
Nice!
Oct 3, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Apr 3, 2015
AWsome V gud app. Telks in detail exactly what kind of features r in ur mobile
A Google User
Mar 24, 2015
Top app for an s2 but awful for a s5 Can't change air plane mode options. Says changeability NO. Such a loss of a great app.
A Google User
Nov 20, 2014
1. Might benefit from indicators showing if an item has LongPress actions. E.g.Devices }} Display... (has actions) /// Keyboards (has no actions). /// Ellipsis (...) might do as indicator. /// 2._Great : Config }} Date format. /// TN7. (2014.11.20.Th.14.47.)
A Google User
Jun 12, 2014
Freat great
A Google User
Jun 4, 2014
Very good overview of the device This app gives a very good overview of the phone, and deep technical details of just ... almost everything I ever was curious about. Just an all in one hardware discovery tool.
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