As well as being a super-fun gadget, smartphones are becoming an essential part of our everyday business toolkit. Behind the sleek design is a formidable ally when it comes to nailing the big presentation – although you may have overlooked an Android smartphone, it’s jam-packed with useful tricks.
I love a good Android smartphone – they make us look cool in a business sort of way. Like everything you use your handset for, making a great presentation is down to its Apps. However, you’ll also need a great bit of software to help bring your presentation to life. While the options below are compatible with PowerPoint, I would suggest looking at specialist programs that really set you apart from your colleagues. Companies like ShinobiControls create a powerful, interactive UI controls, including Android controls just waiting to bring the data included in your presentation to life.
If the whole idea of a handheld presentation seems a little confusing, we have compiled a helpful list of the top three Apps to make your presentation pop.
Scatterslides allows you to stream your presentation via Wi-Fi to your chosen display. It can also act as a remote control; promoting easy, real-time movement through slides with a simple swipe of the screen. You will, of course, need to download the free Scattershow Player to your PC for it to work, but this is hardly a difficult endeavor.
Presentation Remote is an easy to use presentation enabling App that works over Bluetooth or Wi-Fi and is compatible with most programs – PowerPoint, Prezi, Adobe Reader, Google Slides etc.
Presenter can help you delivery dynamic presentations using hardware that you already have. It works with any Bluetooth enabled Windows, Mac, and Linux machines, and allows you to switch between the slides of any PowerPoint, OpenOffice or PDF presentation.
So there you have it, three of the best presentation-boasting Apps for Android phones that any presenter worth their salt should have.