When it comes to data backups and syncing to and from Apple products including iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, iTunes is the single piece of software you will need. All Apple handheld devices revolve around iTunes for data backup, Contact list, Music, Video syncing etc. On the other hand Android phones and tablet devices are provided with phone manager softwares by the respective hardware manufacturers. There ain’t a universal app for all Android phones out there in the market. The Samsung Kies phone manager for Samsung Android phone is quite popular for the features it offers. What about other Android phone brands that lacks a feature rich manager tool. Here is an awesome alternative Android phone manager.
MobileGo (aka iTunes for Android) from Wondershare is a free phone manager Windows PC tool for many popular Android phones in market now. It supports phones running Android 1.6 and above till v2.3 Gingerbread. Now what makes this a Samsung Kies or other Android phone manager killer is it’s feature line up. Apart from the regular features like SMS, Apps, Music, Photos, Video backup and syncing, MobileGo lets you capture phone screens, convert audio to Android supported format, drag-n-drop install .apk apps and batch install/ uninstall apps. The app also lets you compose, edit and send SMS from your desktop. And the best part is many of these features work over a WiFi connection.
Android phones can be managed using MobileGo by connecting it via USB or Wireless connection. The tool interface is intuitive and it automatically identifies your Android phone if it’s one that is included in this list. The supported phones include Google Nexus One, S, Samsung Galaxy S, S2, Tab, HTC Sensation, Thunderbolt, Incredible S and many others. To connect MobileGo wireless over WiFi network you need to install MobileGo mobile app on phone and then launch. Get the pass code and enter it in desktop app to get connected. And be it USB or WiFi connection the tool lets you fully backup and restore phone data.
Wondershare MobileGo is offered as a free download, but if you register to buy n unlock then you get more features like video conversion, Nokia Symbian to Android phone book contacts transfer and Outlook to Android import.