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What are the best iDisplay alternatives?

iDisplay is described as 'Turn your iPad/iPhone or Android tablet or smartphone into a convenient side monitor for your Windows or Mac desktop. iDisplay is a universal app specially optimized for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android devices screens' and is a screen mirroring app in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to iDisplay for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad and Android. The best alternative is Chrome Remote Desktop, which is free. Other great apps like iDisplay are spacedesk, Deskreen, Duet Display and Splashtop Wired XDisplay.

iDisplay alternatives are mainly Screen Mirroring Apps but may also be Remote Desktop Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of iDisplay.
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  1. Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook.

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    spacedesk

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    The multi-monitor display extension app, spacedesk lets you use other devices and computers on your LAN (Local Area Network) as monitors for your Windows desktop. At least 2 machines are needed to operate spacedesk.

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    spacedesk vs iDisplay opinions
    Most users think spacedesk is a great alternative to iDisplay.
    italodeandra

    Spacedesk works much better than iDisplay even though it's free. The only problem is that spacedesk is Windows ONLY.

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    Free option same features

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    Deskreen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Deskreen turns any device with a web browser to a second screen for your computer

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    pavlobu

    I like Deskreen as an alternative to iDisplay because it is free, fast and open source! And it has support for wifi too!

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    Duet Display

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Duet makes your iPad and your Mac more powerful together. Slide Mac apps to your iPad as a second display. No lag, Duet helps you multi-task and work faster with more screen space.

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    Most users think Duet Display is a great alternative to iDisplay.
    ilnahro

    Frequently loses connection over wifi for no reason.

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  5. Turn your iPad, Android tablet, Kindle or smartphone into a high performance extra monitor for your computer

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    phlame64

    Uses local USB connection, no need to be on a network.

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    It's has nearly the same specifications but isn't that expensive.

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  6. Weylus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    Use your tablet as graphic tablet/touch screen on your computer.

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    Air Display

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Windows

    Use your iPad as a wireless display, to extend your Mac desktop. Ever wish you had an extra display for your computer? There’s an app for that! With Air Display, you can use your iPad as an additional monitor for your Mac (Windows no longer supported)

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    TwomonUSB

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Smart devices become monitors by connecting them to a PC via USB! The Convenient Connect TwomonUSB

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    VirtScreen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone

    Make your iPad/tablet/computer into a secondary monitor on Linux. - GitHub - kbumsik/VirtScreen: Make your iPad/tablet/computer into a secondary monitor on Linux.

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    AirParrot

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Screen and file sharing app to share content wirelessly to media servers.

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