Even though we ARE Nikon lovers,we are NOT affiliated with Nikon Corp. in any way.

English German French

Sign up Login
Home Forums Articles Galleries Recent Photos Contest Help Search News Workshops Shop Upgrade Membership Recommended
members
All members Wiki Contests Vouchers Apps Newsletter THE NIKONIAN™ Magazines Podcasts Fundraising

Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Nikon ...

leonardevens

US
182 posts

Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author

"RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Nikon D800?"

leonardevens Gold Member Nikonian since 22nd May 2011
Thu 31-Jan-13 08:36 PM

>Leonard,
>
>I'm not familiar with the Nook, but if it has a USB (host)
>port. There is probably a way.
>
>I've used both an ASUS Transformer 101 and a Galaxy Note II
>(The Galaxy required a cheap adapter to convert the port) to
>tether the D800 to the phone.
>
>Key words you are looking for are USB host mode. Until
>recently most tablets and smartphones didn't bother with a USB
>host port.
>
>I hope this helps,
>Dan Meier

I've been considering upgrading my smartphone, so the Galaxy Note II would be one possibility. Where can I find a description of the "cheap adapter"? Is the Note II something I can carry easily as a smartphone? Would it fit in a hirt pocket, for example?

Leonard Evens
Professor Emeritus, Department of Mathematics, Northwestern University

This is a hot, active topic! Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Nikon ... [View all] , leonardevens Gold Member , Wed 30-Jan-13 10:03 PM
Subject
ID
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
1
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
2
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
3
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
4
     Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
5
          Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
6
          Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
7
               Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
8
                    Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
9
                         Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
10
                         Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
11
                              Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
12
                                   Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
13
                                        Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
14
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
15
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
16
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
17
Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
18
     Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
19
     Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
20
          Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
21
               Reply message RE: Using a cell phone or Nook tablet as monitor for Ni...
22