Koush – – the brilliant behind ClockworkMod Recuperation for Android – – has actually simply launched a new Mirror app for Android 5.0 Lollipop which permits you mirror your display on various other devices, without needing root gain access to.

Recording your display on Android has actually always been a quite cool feature, however an extensive assortment of the techniques have required root gain access to. Mirroring your display on another device, had the exact same need. Credit rating to Koush, Mirror has the ability to do both, document as well as mirror your display on Lollipop without root access.

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Those aware of Koush’s work would recognize that Mirror is additionally an app that was released previously with the very same intents as well as objectives for older versions of the Android OS. This Mirror application however is not an update, however a totally new launch for Lollipop with the addition of screen recording and operating without root.

Customers can mirror their display over to devices such as Chrome (not Chromebook) Apple TV, Amazon.com’s Fire TV as well as some others Android devices too. Except for Apple TV, customers will need to install as well as establish the AllCast receiver app on the devices to link Mirror with the devices they desire to cast the screen to.


This advancement is a representation of the collection of applications that will with any luck adhere to soon in making use of the brand-new APIs in Android 5.0 which permits screen recording without needing root accessibility. With Lollipop still in preview stages, the capability to document, or cast your Android display as a developer to work together or share advancements of your projects with others must really help third-party advancement induces.

The road to this phase wasn’t exactly smooth and where display recording was active battling out the problems and all, mirroring an Android display had not been exactly a stroll in the park either, with the feared ADB configuration on your computer system needed.


It is good to view that applications such as Mirror are making the most of the API in Lollipop and with any luck this move may mark a style in the direction of Google including increasingly more alternatives that were previously available as root simply showcases.

Mirror is available as a beta meanwhile and also can be downloaded and install from the Google Play Store, yet does not have any type of choices that you may want to experiment with for now. Nevertheless, being a beta, there’s nothing to complain regarding here, and also it is likely that Koush will press these out with the final launch.

(Download: Mirror Beta for Android on the Play Store)

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