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3 Methods to Enjoy Flash Games with Android Mobile

Since the release of Google Nexus 7, increasing attention has been paid to the latest Android 4.1, also known as Jelly Bean. Indeed, with open platform and friendly user interface, android mobile has soon become a mainstream in the marketplace since its release. Nowadays, android mobile and iPhone have gained over 60% of mobile market share, leaving the old ruler Nokia sighing behind.

It is estimated the 50 million units of Samsung Galaxy S3, the flagship of android mobile, have been sold in the second quarter, leaving the performance of iPhone far behind. Besides that, android mobile is also quite powerful in function. With the design of large display and responsive touch screen, android mobile can also be viewed as a good game console.

Unlike other games, Flash game is unique in design, funny in content and small in storage. One can always find the Flash version of popular games like Angry Birds and Super Mario. Therefore, with low CPU occupancy and little storage usage, Flash game is fit for android mobile. This post will present three ways to play Flash games with android mobile.

1. Adobe Flash APK

Adobe Flash APK

Though Jelly Bean has officially refused to support Adobe Flash, android mobiles with lower systems can still run Adobe Flash. After being rejected by Apple products, Adobe Flash has spent quite a long time with android mobile. Consequently, Adobe Flash APK has become an important app for android mobiles.

With Adobe Flash APK, android mobile users can either play online Flash games or enjoy the games after downloading Flash games from the Internet. However, android mobiles with systems higher than v4.0 or lower than v2.0 will not be supported by Adobe Flash. Moreover, since the mobile version of Adobe Flash is not as powerful as computer version, one may fail to enjoy Flash games with larger storage occupancy.

2. Scaleform

Scaleform

According to CNET, Scaleform is an app developed by Autodesk that enables android users to convert Flash games to android mobile games. It is said that the program is able to read Flash data and interpret it as mobile apps. What users get to do is just to download the Flash games they want to make for android mobile and then import it to Scaleform. In less than an hour, the Flash game will be deployed. Of course, users need to get Scaleform with a price tag of $295.

3. Convert Flash to APK

Flash to APK

As is known to all, games running on android mobiles are usually APK files. There are some advantages of converting Flash to APK files. For one thing, android mobile users can get rid of the trouble of compatibility issues; for another, android mobile users can better enjoy the Flash games. However, professional knowledge on both Flash and android system are required in this method.

Actually, plenty of tools can help users to convert Flash to APK file for android mobiles. If one is familiar with Flash CS5, he can export the Flash game as an APK file after installing a plug in named Air for Android. If one is familiar with Java, he can convert Flash game to APK with Java.

Therefore, those are the three methods to help users to play Flash games on android mobile. Simple as the first method is, it fails to support Flash games flawlessly. The second method is better with less knowledge required, but it is quite costly. As for the third method, it calls for too much professional knowledge. Consequently, android mobile users shall choose the method that best fit them.

2 Methods to Play Full Screen Flash with Nokia N97

When it comes to mobile phone, screen matters. Nowadays with the advancement of technologies, mobiles with large screen are desired by consumers. Large screen can provide consumers better entertainment experience. Therefore, it is true to say that the larger screen a mobile owns, the higher competiveness it gets.

The debut of Samsung Galaxy S3 has successfully attracted the world with 4.8-inch display while the unveiled iPhone 5 is said to be equipped with 4 inch-screen. Large-screen mobile now becomes a trend in the mobile market. For those traditional mobile users, though they can’t change the screen sizes of the mobiles, they can at least make full of the existing displays.

In order to manage it, full screen technology is required. As the flagship of Nokia mobiles before Lumia 900, Nokia N97 can help you to watch full screen videos via players like UC Player. However, as most such players fail to support flash videos, you have to find out other ways to help you play full screen flash with Nokia N97. This post will show you two methods to manage that.

I. Play with FS Launcher

With Flash Lite for Nokia N97, you can easily watch flash videos or play swf games. However, sometimes the menu bar of Flash Lite will really irritate you because it prevents you from enjoying full screen flash. To this extend, you can refer to FS Launcher, follow those steps.

When you play with Flash Lite

1. Download FS Launcher on the Internet and then install it in Nokia N97.

2. Move those swf files you want to play in full screen mode to E:/Other folder or its subfolder.

3. Launch FS Launcher and then click the telephone icon to import the flash video you want.

FS Launcher

4. Click “Stretched” in the window and then you can play full screen flash with Nokia N97.

Stretch the file
Full Screen Flash

FS Launcher is a powerful app to help you make full use of the display on Nokia N97 but it is not a perfect one. To be honest, it can’t recognize some swf files that are usually large in storage. So if you want to play those flash videos in full screen mode, you need to refer to other methods.

II. Convert with Moyea SWF to Video Converter

Flash Lite on Nokia N97 is not that perfect and powerful. To get rid of those defects of Flash Lite, you can convert those swf files to mp4 files with Moyea SWF to Video Converter. After the conversion, you can watch full screen videos with UC Players on Nokia N97. Follow those steps.

1. Download and install Moyea SWF to Video Converter

2. Open Moyea SWF to Video Converter, click “Browser” and then choose “From Folder” to import the flash video.

import swf file with Moyea SWF to Video Converter

3. Click “Export” tab and then set the output file as mp4 file in the drop-down menu of “Style“.

set output format with with Moyea SWF to Video Converter

4. Click “Convert” tab and click “Play and Capture” button. When the flash video finishes, click “Finish” button.

convert swf file with Moyea SWF to Video Converter

After all those steps, the flash video is converted to mp4 file and then you can watch full screen mp4 file with Nokia N97.

Those are two ways to help you play full screen flash with Nokia N97. If you love to keep the video in original format, you can use FS Launcher. However, if you feel the operation of FS Launcher quite complicated, you can convert the swf files to mp4 files with Moyea SWF to Video Converter. Once get any good ideas on this, you are welcomed to share with us.