PocketAudio Microphone

PocketAudio Microphone

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PocketAudio lets you use your Android device as a wireless soundcard of your computer. PocketAudio automatically forwards audio captured or played on your computer to your Android device. You can use PocketAudio as a wireless headphones or wireless microphone for your computer.

PocketAudio (Microphone) can be used as an audio input device to Windows or Mac. Speak to your Android device, and use Windows or Mac to capture or record the audio.

*** Please note that there is network delay between the computer and Android device. Therefore, PocketAudio should not be used in situations where delay can be an issue. For example, if you are watching a movie and use PocketAudio to play the soundtrack, you will notice the sound is played behind the video.

*** Please download FREE PocketControl server on your computer from: http://www.senstic.com/android/pocketaudio/pocketaudio.aspx


1. If you have not already done so, download and install the PocketControl for Windows or Mac software from our website.
2. On Windows, run PocketControl for Windows and make sure the SensticPocketService is running on your computer. On Mac, run PocketControl from the Mac applications folder.
Connect your Android device to your home network using Wi-Fi.
3. Start PocketAudio on Android, and the app will automatically connect to your computer. The bottom of your Android device screen should display "Connected to your_computer_name:port."
4. Configure your Windows/Mac program to use PocketAudio as your audio input and/or output device.

Step by step instructions can be found at support page.


1. Currently, PocketAudio supports Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Mac OS X 10.7 or above. Mac OS X 10.6 or earlier is not supported.
2. PocketAudio does not work with iChat on Mac.
3. There is network delay between the computer and Android device. Please do not expect real time transmission.

Tags: wireless microphone, pocketaudio, pocketaudio microphone, microphone, wireless mic, wifi microphone, as wireless microphone, microphone wireless, pocketcontrol for windows, pocketaudio delay.

Recently changed in this version

Fixed a re-entry crash on certain ICS models.

Comments and ratings for PocketAudio Microphone
  • (53 stars)

    by eric smith on 08/10/2013

    I tried 4 different free apps and this is the only one that did what I wanted. It was very easy to set up. Now i can speak onto phone and the aidio comes out on the pc speakers. Just remember on your computer to go to your microphone properties and click

  • (53 stars)

    by Matt Stapleton on 03/07/2013

    I really wanted this to work, abd while it did on my laptop, it won't on my Mac mini. It just plays my Mic audio over my speakers causing a feedback loop, it appears to work when both output and input are set to pocketaudio microphone, but then I have no

  • (53 stars)

    by Samantha Martin on 09/05/2013

    Stupid. Doesn't work

  • (53 stars)

    by A Google User on 03/11/2012

    My computer is hooked to my wide screen television a few feet from my recliner. I'm a cheap gamer, so I wanted something that could act as a wireless mic to my computer for gaming. All in all it was easy to use and worked great. The server side was runnin

  • (53 stars)

    by Evan on 17/04/2012

    It works, only the first time after installing though. Further startups experience crashes, requiring a re-install for every use. It cannot run in the background, nor can you dim your screen while it is in use. Notable delay - though it's over wifi. Deve

  • (53 stars)

    by Marc on 11/04/2012

    This app is great. The delay is only expected, as it is wireless, but I have one issue. Past the first startup (post installation) I am unable to edit my in-app network settings (his the cursive i button). The app crashes whenever I try. This is especiall

  • (53 stars)

    by Leandro on 24/03/2012

    Would be great if the app allowed the screen to turn off, only the screen and maybe a on/off mic button.