IoT Plug and Play is an Android application for connecting mobile devices to a cloud based Internet of things service Microsoft Azure. With this simple utility, you can send telemetry, receive commands, upload media and access other functions.
First of all, it is worth noting that this is not a standalone platform. In order to work, the utility requires an active Azure IoT Central application or Azure IoT Hub. Additionally, as with Microsoft Tunnel, you are going to need an Azure account.
Connecting your mobile device to the network is very easy. It is enough to scan a QR code with the integrated tool to make your smartphone or tablet a part of the IoT. After that, you can send various telemetrical info to the central hub. For example, it is possible to quickly share the data from the accelerometer, magnetometer and gyroscope.
Additionally, users can send and receive commands from the network. Besides, you may quickly download a device twin update. Moreover, the system supports uploading multimedia content to the Azure cloud storage.
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