Ping

Ping


PingMeter is a simple graphical interface to PING command, a network diagnostic tool, with useful and fun SOUND effects.

RUN IN BACKGROUND: You can leave Ping run and switch to other apps, e.g. another network diagnostic tool (for example to see WiFi signal strength). Meanwhile you can hear the PingMeter sound effects to always knows what is happening.
Use case: you can check and test the WiFi coverage on a big room without staring at the screen. Every lost packet will be immediately identified by sound. NO MORE NEED TO CHECK icmp_seq NUMBER ONE BY ONE!

While ping is running you can see the PING WEATHER on the top right. It suggests you the number of packets lost. e.g. a clear sun indicates 0 packets lost, storm indicates no good network connection.

Tested on HTC Desire 2.2 (no root), Nexus S stock, CM7, CM9.

NOTE: PingMeter depends on ping command on your phone, this must be executable to allow PingMeter to run. Usually there is no problem, no user action is required, but some vendor (or Android release) could disable ping to normal user (non-root). This is not due to PingMeter and it can\'t resolve the limitation, sorry.

Recent changes:
IN CASE OF PROBLEMS SEND A MAIL TO DEVELOPER, DON'T USE COMMENTS, ELSE I CAN'T HELP YOU

ver 1.0.1:
- Android 2.1 is now supported
- fixed some typos
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About Ping
PingMeter is a simple graphical interface to PING command, a network diagnostic tool, with useful and fun SOUND effects.

RUN IN BACKGROUND: You can leave Ping run and switch to other apps, e.g. another network diagnostic tool (for example to see WiFi signal strength). Meanwhile you can hear the PingMeter sound effects to always knows what is happening.
Use case: you can check and test the WiFi coverage on a big room without staring at the screen. Every lost packet will be immediately identified by sound. NO MORE NEED TO CHECK icmp_seq NUMBER ONE BY ONE!

While ping is running you can see the PING WEATHER on the top right. It suggests you the number of packets lost. e.g. a clear sun indicates 0 packets lost, storm indicates no good network connection.

Tested on HTC Desire 2.2 (no root), Nexus S stock, CM7, CM9.

NOTE: PingMeter depends on ping command on your phone, this must be executable to allow PingMeter to run. Usually there is no problem, no user action is required, but some vendor (or Android release) could disable ping to normal user (non-root). This is not due to PingMeter and it can\'t resolve the limitation, sorry.

Recent changes:
IN CASE OF PROBLEMS SEND A MAIL TO DEVELOPER, DON'T USE COMMENTS, ELSE I CAN'T HELP YOU

ver 1.0.1:
- Android 2.1 is now supported
- fixed some typos
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A Google User
Mar 19, 2015
Very nice idea with the sounds but could you please add an option to disable the successful ping sound? I don't understand what it is needed for as the pings are periodic. I am only interested in lost packages!
A Google User
Mar 3, 2015
Very useful Thanks you fulfilled my need. Give print option or save ping report option.
A Google User
Feb 1, 2015
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A Google User
Jan 27, 2015
Super app
A Google User
Dec 30, 2014
Annoying ads
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