Powerful interface for your 3D printer(s)

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Printoid is the smartest remote interface for your 3D printer(s) connected with OctoPrint, on Android™ (smartphones, tablets and ChromeBook). Controlling your 3D printers has never be as simple as today!

With the highest support of all the features provided by OctoPrint, Printoid is reliable, stable and functional as possible with the latest versions of this amazing software.

All the best of your 3D printers right in your pocket! Available right now on Google Play™.

The developer of Printoid is not the developer of OctoPrint. For any questions about OctoPrint, you can contact Foosel (Gina Häußge) on GitHub.


What do the different versions offer?

Printoid is made by its passionate users, for its passionate users! That’s why three versions are available on Google Play™.

One version is free: LITE, with limited features but for an unlimited time (contains advertising) ; one version contains the coolest features: PRO ; and the last one but not least, one version is the most advanced app ever for your 3D printer(s) : PREMIUM!

Follow this link to compare the differences between these three versions.




Basic pack of features for free &
for an unlimited duration
No ads, videos, custom commands,
2D & 3D visualizers,
real-time simulator & more…
PRO features +
advanced control, PSU plugin,
TP Link plugin, widgets and more…


Why coming across this website?

Printoid.net is the official website and offers you all the best from the developer about this Android application:

  • Be informed about each (weekly) releases on Google Play from the news feed
  • Learn how to use the application and its features (a lot of tutorials available)
  • Discover answers to interesting questions to improve your experience
  • Read interesting articles about Printoid, news and other websites
  • Feel free to contact the developer for any question and feature request!



Why using Printoid?

Because you can be as cool as Naomi Wu (@RealSexyCybord) !

Because Printoid gives superpowers to your 3D printer!


✂  Full 3D printer control

All you need is embedded in Printoid:
– Easy control of the axis, extruders, temperatures, ventilation…
– Support up to 10 heater heads and support heater bed
– Joysticks for a fine axis control (optional)
– Customizable presets for temperatures & fan speed
– Advanced settings to adjust the extrusion length, flowrate & feedrate
– Temperatures plotted in a graph in real-time
– Displays the current print informations in real time
– Full status of your current print in the Android’s notifications

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📹  Video streaming

Printoid reassures you when you are not at home (Pro & Premium versions):
– 3 different methods to show your video streaming
– Support up to 2 cameras!
– Axis control over the video
– Floating icon to show the video, no matter where you are on your device
– Snapshot widget to get a refreshed image from your camera directly on your apps launcher
– Android quick settings tiles in the notifications bar to start the streaming or take a snapshot
– Smart display: in landscape mode, the streaming view is on the right when the printer is idle, on the left when printing!

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📂  Smart file manager

Printoid manipulates your precious files with care:
– Show your GCODE and STL files from OctoPrint & the SD card of your printer
– Show your GCODE files layer per layer with the 2D visualizer (Pro & Premium versions)
– 3D visualizer for your STL and GCODE files (Pro & Premium versions)
– Download them, or upload a new file
– Start/pause/abort your prints
– Full support of the OctoPrint’s slicer feature (slice and edit slicer profiles)
– Smart folder analyzer and statistics
– Estimated printing cost

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✴  Smart and secured connection

Printoid do all the best to simplify the connection with your OctoPrint server:
– Easy configuration panel
– The app chooses to use by itself the local or remote (distant) settings when needed
– Supports the SSL connection (HTTPS)
– Supports the basic authentication
– Retrieves automatically your printer configuration (heater bed, extruders)
– Connected to your servers only when needed


🐾  All in one for the mobility

Printoid provides the best solution to control all your 3D printers:
– Add as much printer profiles as you want (Pro & Premium versions)
– Easily switch between your printers (Pro & Premium versions)
– Android Wear module to control your printers from your watch!


👌  The best compatibility possible

Printoid has been made for most of the Android users.
– Compatible from Android 4.0 (about 99.8% of the Android phones in October, 2018)
– Available for both entry-level and high-end smartphones
– Optimized for the phones and the tablets (7″ and 10″)
– Usage in portrait or in landscape modes
– Display options for Deuteranopia (red-green color blindness)

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🍀  Cool extra-features

What’s a great application without its cool extra-features?
– Timelapses downloader and timelapse configurator
– Terminal in real-time of all the GCODE commands sent to the printer (Pro & Premium versions)
– Send custom GCODE commands to your printer (Pro & Premium versions)
Send custom SSH commands to your Raspberry PI (Pro & Premium versions)
Call your own built-in OctoPrint commands (Pro & Premium versions)
Send custom CURL commands to your Raspberry PI (Pro & Premium versions)
Direct access to your OctoPrint’s web interface from Printoid (Pro & Premium versions)
PSU plugin integration in the left menu (Premium version)
TP Link Smartplug plugin integration in the left menu (Premium version)
– Control the UI & features with a physical keyboard (Premium version)
– Control the UI & features through ADB (Premium version)
– Job monitor widget for your app launcher (Premium version)
– Screen locker for the best safety while printing
– A lot of different themes available

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Supported languages

With the help of the community, today Printoid is translated in the following languages:
– 🇬🇧 English
– 🇫🇷 French (France)
– 🇷🇺 Russian (Россия)
– 🇩🇪 German (Deutsch)
– 🇪🇸 Spanish (Español)
– 🇳🇱 Dutch (Nederlands)


📧 The best support from the developer

Printoid is made by its community, for its community!

Simply send a mail to the developer when you have some troubles, or suggestions!

Very fast answers all the week long – answers possible for emergencies during the week-end:



Review by TinkerCave (Werner)