Computer microphones are often used by people while chatting on websites like Skype and for audio recording, etc. Microphones are an essential part of the computers which come at a high price.

How To Make Android Phone As PC Microphones (Top Apps)
How To Make Android Phone As PC Microphones (Top Apps)

It might happen that you accidentally break your microphone or it suddenly stops working. Things might worsen if you urgently need to record the audio on your computer to get important work done. Getting a replacement immediately is not possible unless you have a spare of it. Also, it might cost you a good amount of money. A temporary and cheap solution to your problem are to use your Android device as a microphone for your computer.

You can rely on this solution until you get the broken microphone replaced or get a new one. Also, you get time to get your computer’s microphone checked by a repair person so that you know what’s wrong with the microphone and whether it can be repaired or you need to get a new one.

There are many different ways in which you can make use of your Android device as your computer’s microphone. The major classifications are based on wireless connection and connecting using wire.

How To Make Android Phone As PC Microphones (Top Apps)

So having discussed all this, let’s take a look at the methods and steps that will temporarily convert your Android device into your computer’s microphone to help you with your work and get through the time required to repair or replace your computer’s microphone.

#1 Microphone: To Make Android Phone As PC MicrophonesHow To Make Android Phone As PC Microphones (Top Apps)

Step 1: Search for an app named ‘Microphone‘ on Google Play Store and install this app only on your Android device.

Microphone
Microphone
Developer: Gaz Davidson
Price: Free

Step 2: Then, connect your device to the computer via 3.5mm male to male headphone jack/aux cable. Make sure that your audio cable is connected in the mic input jack of your computer.

Step 3: Then, launch the app you installed on your Android device. That’s all you need to do in order to use your Android device to your computer’s microphone.

Step 4: It is now ready to detect your voice and use it as per your demands. This is the easiest and the quickest way to convert your Android device into a computer’s microphone.

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#2 WO Mic AppHow To Make Android Phone As PC Microphones (Top Apps)

WO Mic - FREE microphone
WO Mic - FREE microphone
Developer: Wolicheng Tech
Price: Free

For wireless / USB connection between your Android device and the computer, you can make use of an app named ‘WO Mic‘ which is available on Google Play Store for free and it is also available for computers. Its paid version eliminates the advertisements and provides a better audio quality. The wireless connections can be established over Bluetooth and WiFi.

Step 1: To connect your device with your computer over Bluetooth, you need to switch on Bluetooth on both on your Android device as well as on your computer.

Step 2: Then, pair your Android device with your computer. Then, launch the app on your Android device and go to “settings > transport” and select ‘Bluetooth‘. Also, you can select the audio source.

Step 3: Then, go back to the main screen and hit the start option to start WO Mic. Then, launch the app on your computer and hit the connect option. Your device will automatically connect as you had them paired over Bluetooth. If it doesn’t connect, check if your Android device is paired with the computer or not. If not, pair them over Bluetooth.

Step 4: Once your device gets selected, hit the ‘OK‘ option which will temporarily convert your Android device into your computer’s microphone.

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Alternate Method:

You can also connect your Android device to your computer over WiFi. To do that, you first need to connect your Android device to your computer over WiFi. And then launch the app on your Android device and go to Settings and select WiFi option in the transport option.

Then, initiate the app on your computer and click the connect option and select WiFi option in it. Then, type in the address you see above the microphone icon in the app. That’s it! Your device has now been successfully converted into a temporary microphone for your computer.

Step 1: And then launch the app on your Android device and go to Settings and select WiFi option in the transport option. Then, launch the app on your computer and click the connect option and select WiFi option in it.

Step 2: Then, type in the address you see above the microphone icon in the app. That’s it! Your device has now been successfully converted into a temporary microphone for your computer.

Step 3: For USB connection, connect your Android device to your computer using a 3.5mm jack or an aux cable. Then, launch the app on your Android device and go to Settings >> transport and select USB as the connection method. You can change the audio source which is set to mic as default. Then, launch the app on your computer and hit the connect option and select USB option.

Done! Your device is now a temporary microphone for your computer.

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Wrap Up: The methods listed above will surely solve your problem temporarily but, an Android device turned into a computer’s microphone can never replace a genuine computer’s microphone permanently. Also, there are various other apps available which will do the same for you. But, the basic procedures remain the same. The Microphone mentioned above apps and steps will surely keep you from going to any other app to get your task done.

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