SUPERBEAM is a name highly entrusted for high speed data transfer among Android smartphone users. The app has also come up for the PC or Laptop thereby enabling transfer of data from PC to phone or vice-versa at a tremendously high speed without physically connecting the two devices which was otherwise possible with the help of a data cable. SUPERBEAM FOR PC not only provides for teeth battering speed of data transmission between smartphone and PC but also do the same magic for two different PC connected via the same software that is SUPERBEAM. It uses the feature of Wi-Fi direct for high speed wireless transmission of the desired data and hence it completely justifies the line “No more USB cables required!”
Superbeam is not a software which requires a lot heavy hardware specification. Indeed superbeam can just run on any device which has a working Windows OS. It requires Java 6 or later version of Java which is being offered on official website of java for free, in case you did not have it or was worried about it. The PC running with superbeam should not have a firewall for outgoing ports 8080 or 8888, a bit of technical stuff. The Android device which one is about to connect to PC should have PRO version of Superbeam installed in it in order to have a smooth transfer of data; however, a regular free version will work too.
The most striking feature of superbeam is its ability to transfer data or share data with other devices which do not have superbeam with the help of web interface. Another astonishing feature being its ability to share with any superbeam app be it a PC or an Android device. It allows to share files from a computer to any device easily and quickly using sharing key or the QR code. It also gives flexibility of scanning the QR code with the help of webcam connected to the PC or laptop or by manually typing the sharing key.
Now we come to the most vivid section. The section which defines how actually the superbeam works for the PC. First of all you need to install the superbeam software on the PC you want to share your data with. Doing so is easy, as you have to just follow some simple steps as illustrated below:
- We will use an android emulator called ‘Bluestack’, so firstly download it from here.
- Now, install that emulator on your windows.
- After installation completes, open Bluestack and look for its app search box.
- Enter ‘Superbeam’ in the search box and make a search.
- Choose the official link from the results and click on it to start downloading it.
- Wait few minutes to let the app download and install itself.
Using this application is quite simple now. You can open this app by first opening the Bluestack, now go to all apps section of the Bluestack. All you’ve to do is to just click on it to open it.