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Using Wii remote with Android Device- Taking Gaming to the Next Level

Feb 10, 2012, 08:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Emily Cartman)

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"Compatible device: Though this technique works great on smart phones as well as tablets, it is not supported by all devices. This is because HTC and Samsung fiddle with the Bluetooth protocol. But if your Android doesn?t support it, you can root your device. Here is a list of devices that support the app (and a list of device that do not support it). And if your phone isn?t listed here, you can simply download the app and try it. It won?t cost you anything.

"Wii mote: You can?t play with a Wii mote if you don?t have it.

"Ok so, now we have the stuff... let?s begin. Download and install Wii mote controller. Run the app and activate it using language & keyboard settings. Turn the Bluetooth on (this is how the two devices will pair). Now you need to do what you would normally do with Wii- press 1 and 2 buttons so that the Wii mote can turn on. Now when the Wii mote is working fine, in the app, press option 1 to connect. By this time, the Wii mote would be looking for the signal."

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