A few years ago, Xiaomi, Oppo and vivo joined forces Create a mutual transfer alliance (MTA)-A standardized method for transferring files between local devices (phone and computer) via a 20 MB/s wireless connection. After months of beta testing, Function online.
Since then, other companies have joined the alliance, and this list now includes Samsung. In addition to the initial trio, OnePlus, Meizu, ZTE, Black Shark and Hisense also joined in, as did Asus and its game brand Player Republic.
But Samsung’s participation is significant. On the one hand, it is one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world, often occupying the first position. Secondly, it already has its own wireless transmission function, Quickly share, It was launched in 2020 as a replacement for the deprecated Android Beam (and a replacement for Google’s new Nearby Share).Samsung even released Windows 10 application Earlier this year.
Please note that this does not mean that Quick Share will disappear. Galaxy devices (and Windows applications) are more likely to be updated to support the MTA system. The company hasn’t announced when it might launch such an update.
However, this is a blow to Google, which recently announced plans Add nearby sharing to ChromeOS And may reach the Windows 10 device through the Chrome browser.