Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2 by Splashtop Inc. (iPad)
Released: Dec 16, 2013
Size: 13 MB
Deal Alert
Get notified when this app is on sale or goes free [privacy policy]

Price History

Ranking - Utilities (iPad)

Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2

Splashtop Inc.
**** LIMITED TIME SALE (Regular Price: $19.99 USD)
**** Turn your iPad into a Wi-Fi-connected second monitor! ****
**** Over 18 million customers are enjoying Splashtop today! ****

*** Please contact us at http://www.splashtop.com/support if you have problems extending your screen. The App Store does not provide a way for us to respond to user reviews. ***

Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2 turns an iPad into a wireless second display for your computer to enhance productivity. Using the iPad as a screen extender can serve many purposes. For instance:
* Reduce desktop clutter by filling your iPad screen with widgets, folder shortcuts, IM buddy list, Skype, Twitter, Photoshop palettes, and other utility apps
* View spreadsheets across monitors so that all columns can be seen without scrolling
* Park background entertainment windows such as Netflix, Hulu, or social games (FarmVille) on the iPad while working
* Edit an HTML page on one monitor while viewing the rendered web page on the iPad
* Collaborate with others by showing them additional content on the extended iPad screen
* Play Flash movies and videos on your iPad in bed or on the couch and avoid the hassle of transferring or converting

* Full audio and video support (sound can be independently turned on/off from either the computer or iPad)
* Support for Windows 7 default Aero desktop theme featuring translucent windows
* Intuitive touch gestures with pinch-to-zoom capability
* Virtual on-screen keyboard as optional text input method
* Auto orientation when iPad is turned (works in both landscape and portrait modes)
* Password protection for privacy
* Ability to choose the position of your extended display relative to the computer

1. Download Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2 (this app) from App Store
2. Download latest Splashtop Streamer for your computer at http://www.splashtop.com/downloads
(MAC users, install the virtual driver on Splashtop Streamer under [Settings] -> [Install virtual display driver])
3. Choose your computer from the Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2's computer list and you are good to go

To receive connections using Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2, your computer needs to have:
* OS: Windows 7, 8; or MAC OS X 10.8, 10.9
* Memory: 2 GB of RAM
* Processor: 1.6 GHz or faster dual-core CPU
Both your computer (Mac or Windows) and iPad must be on the same Wi-Fi network.

* Currently only supports computers with at least one unused video display output
* When Windows Aero is disabled, certain functions might not be available

What's new in version
* UI enhancements
* minor bug fixes
Our verdict: Meh!
  • Splashtop Extended Wireless Display 2 is a poorly rated app (2-star).
  • + It is currently 50% off its regular price.
  • + The app is also at the lowest price we've seen.
Similar Apps
MEME Maker MEME Creator Pro

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Digital Palette LLC || Version: 7.75

Cox App

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Cox Communications, Inc. || Version: 3.17.1


Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: 7th Gear || Version: 2.65