Video conferencing is gaining popularity worldwide at a very high rate. This is mainly attributed to the convenience involved in video conferencing. Did you know a phone can come in handy and be used as a webcam during video conferencing? If you didn’t know, Let us move along together as we learn more about the DroidcamX application.
What is DroidCamX
DroidcamX is an application that enables you to use your phone as a webcam, mainly in videocalls. The majority of the desktop monitors don’t come with a webcam; thus, the DroidcamX application comes in handy in ensuring you can use your phone as a webcam when video conferencing.
How Does DroidCamX Work?
You should just install the application on your mobile device, and then you also download the PC client software on your computer. You will then be needed to key in the address of your computer then click on the connect button. By so doing, you will be able to use your phone as your computer’s webcam.
The DroidCamX application also has the chat capability meaning that you will be able to chat with your other people while video conferencing. You can use either the front or rear camera with this application or even use both cameras.
Is the App Free?
Yes, there is a free and paid version of the application. If you go for the paid version, you will enjoy a high video quality. You will also get unlimited customer support with the paid version.
Is there a Limited Usage Time?
The DroidCamX application offers unlimited usage hours. You can video chat with your colleagues or friends for as long as you want. It’s worth noting that the application will work perfectly even if it is used for several continuous hours.
How to Connect the DroidCamX with a PC?
You can connect the application to your PC in two ways. You can either connect your phone to your computer via the USB connection port. You can also prefer to connect the webcam to your PC via a Wi-Fi network then key in your IP address into the application.
The procedure of Connecting Your Phone to Your PC
- Download the DroidCamX application on Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
- Once the application is installed on your phone, you should switch on your computer.
- You should install the DroidcamX Windows Client application on your computer. You should download the sixth version(V6.X).
- Once you have downloaded, you should click on the file and follow the installation procedures. The installation process is very easy.
- Once fully installed, launch the application on your computer.
- You should now launch the application on your smartphone.
- The application will ask you for permission to access your phone’s microphone and camera. When it asks you so, click on the accept button.
- The application will redirect you to the Wi-Fi page, where you will be required to choose your desired Wi-Fi network.
- You should now open the DroidcamX client and enter your phone’s IP address.
- Open any video conferencing application on your computer and enjoy video conferencing with your friends using your phone.
Installing DroidcamX using BlueStacks
- Install the BlueStacks app on your PC,
- After installation, click on the My Apps button,
- Search for DroidcamX,
- Install the application,
- Using BlueStacks, login into your Google account,
- Once the DroidcamX installation process is completed, open the application.
The DroidcamX application is very effective, more so if you want to video conference and your computer doesn’t have a webcam. The application is free of charge, but it requires you to have a stable internet connection.
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