A few years ago, you used to purchase a phone to do one single thing – call people. Nowadays, the mobile phone technology evolved in a way that gave birth to all kind of new concepts. With your phone, be that iPhone or Android, you can listen to music, take pictures, browse the internet and many other tasks. The phone that you used to know, is now called the smartphone because it can do all kind of things for you. Sure, it won’t make you breakfast in the morning but you could probably order such a thing if you’re creative.
In this regard, we’d like to show you an application for your iPhone called Flypad that lets you control PC racing games, like you would do with a classic game controller. The Flypad iPhone app comes with a PC version that helps you do this. Unfortunately, with Flypad app for iPhone you will be able to control your PC in just two games, Need For Speed The Run or DiRT 3. From what we know, the developers of Flypad app for iPhone announced that they are working on offering support for other games as well.
In order to control your PC in racing games with Flypad app for iPhone you will have to download and install it on your PC, after which you will have to do the same thing for your iPhone. All you need to do now is to make sure that both the PC and your iPhone share the same Wi-Fi connection.
If you have one of the two supported games installed, you can run Flypad app on your iPhone and if you are connected to the same network with the PC, you should see its name in the Active Console menu.
Flypadd app for iPhone will automatically scan your computer for the game in order to allow you to control the PC racing game using your iPhone. As you would do with your computer keyboard, you can customize the controls in Flypad app for each of the games.
If you’re still curious about the app, you can check out the below video that explains the whole concept. If you want to use Flypad to control your PC racing games from iPhone you must know that it supports Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7.
Click here to download Flypad app for iPhone.