What are some alternatives?
When comparing Deckboard and Monect, you can also consider the following products
Macro Deck - Use smartphone as macropad for pc
LEA Extended Input - iOS/Android app with windows server to control functions in games via your smartphone/tablet.
Elgato Stream Deck Mobile - Stream Deck Mobile brings professional stream control, powerful integrations, and the Stream Deck workflow to your iPhone or Android. That’s 15 fully customizable buttons poised to launch unlimited actions. All at your fingertips – and wireless.
Unified Remote - Unified Remote is a software app available for iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone mobile operating systems. It's designed to turn your smartphone into a universal remote. Read more about Unified Remote.
Bitfocus Companion - Bitfocus Companion enables the reasonably priced Elgato Streamdeck to be a professional shotbox surface for an increasing amount of different presentation switchers, video playback software and broadcast equipment.
Ultimate Gamepad - Use your mobile device as a gaming controller for your computer.