Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,739,607 Members 52,858 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

How do I watch video files on my phone from my PC over WiFi?

Tip us?
 
littlewierdo
Old
#11  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 160
Posts: 543
Join Date: Dec 2010
ES File Explorer.

DNLA sucks and is horribly slow.

Dont know about Plex but if it uses DNLA or any sort of indexing method, Ill pass.

ES File Explorer gives you folder browsing capability rather than reading tags or other nonsense.

It does contain a built in movie and media player as well as a handful of very useful other networking features.
 
rafkong
Old
#12  
rafkong's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter 7
Posts: 37
Join Date: Sep 2009
Skifta is pretty decent. It also allows you to stream via 3g/4g.

Similar to Air Video for iOs.

It's entirely free.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I717 using XDA
 
ChronoReverse
Old
#13  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 158
Posts: 1,031
Join Date: Jun 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by littlewierdo View Post
ES File Explorer.
Second this.


Just make your video folder a Shared Folder in Windows. Install ES File Explorer and Dice Player.

After you've configured ES File Explorer, all you have to do is browse to your shared folder and choose any file. Open it in Dice Player and away you go.
 
juami
Old
#14  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 83
Posts: 234
Join Date: Sep 2007
Diceplayer have native FTP/HTTP/SMB support.
Press "Home" icon of diceplayer.
and add SMB/FTP/HTTP bookmarks.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


XDA PORTAL POSTS

Return to Outer Space Outer Space with Ship Up Game

Since the release of Flappy Birds, we’ve had the “fortune” to see … more

Device Review: OnePlus One

Seemingly every day, there are a bunch of new devices being released. Some are budget devices and some are … more

Browse the Internet with the Innovative Atlas Web Browser

For the most part, Chrome, Firefox, and Dolphin Browser have no real rivals among … more

Choose from Over a Thousand Battery Styles with 3Minit Battery Mod

The battery style in stock Android looks pretty dull. It doesn’t … more