USB OTG checker is a tool that reveals whether your Android phone can use OTG USB or not. In my previous post, I shared tips and tricks on how to safely remove OTG USB from Android phones so as to last longer. And in order not to put your Android phone in danger for using OTG with the phone USB port.
However, another question pop-up while writing the article whether there is a USB OTG checker or not. Without wasting much of your time, here in this post I’ll share with you how to check your Android phone whether it’s compatible with OTB USB cable or not.
Meanwhile, OTG is supposed to work with almost all devices running Android 4.4.2, Android Lollipop 5.0/5.1, Android Marshmallow 6.0/6.1, Android Nougat 7.0 and Android Oreo 8.0. But in order not waste money buying OTG when it will not be compatible with your Android phone it’s better to install USB OTG checker for Android first to checker whether your phone is OTG USB compatible.
Is This Phone Compatible with OTG USB?
It’s a belated story that your phone is compatible with OTG USB external storage so you can use it as an additional storage device to support your phone internet and memory card storage. But you can never tell whether your phone is compatible with OTG USB or not.
Its expected that all phone should support OTG USB but due to change in everyday technology, Android devices running OS less that Android KitKat 4.4.2 may not be compatible with OTG USB.
There, before you dip your hand into your pocket to buy OTG flash for your Android phone make sure you read this post to the end and act according to the post’s instruction.
Is This Device OTG Compatible?
Morden day devices are compatible with OTG but ancient devices may find it difficult to work with OTG USB. If you have a device whose OS is from Android KitKat 4.4.2 to Android Oreo 80, you should be able to check if the device is OTB compatible.
One of the advantages of reading devices specs before buying them is to know whether they’d be able to work as expected. While you need to install USB OTG checker to check whether the device is OTG supports you can also check that with the device online specs.
How to Use USB OTG Checker on Android Phone
This article revealed whether your Android phone has a Google standard feature to manage a USB OTG on your device. If your phone does not have the Google manage feature to use OTG it means that your phone cannot use OTG.
2. Run the OTG app checker on your phone to reveal the status of your phone whether it supports OTG or Not.