Today we are going to talk about How to cast multimedia content from smartphone to TV. There are many ways for a user to cast multimedia content from a smartphone to a TV and one of them is to start watching all the photos and videos one by one by transferring them to a thumb drive and plugging them into the TV. Casting your phone screen on TV has become a child's play. And now TV brands prefer to give this feature a different name. Many call it miracast and some call it just screen mirroring or cast.
If the user has a smart TV that runs the Android TV operating system it comes with the Chromecast feature. And the Amazon Fire TV Stick offers similar features. Miracast or screen mirroring feature will mirror the screen of the user's phone. So the user will mirror everything that is displayed on their smartphone on the TV screen. But Chromecast is mostly for casting multimedia content and that means users can use their phones for other tasks once the cast feature is launched. So let's gather a little more information about how to cast multimedia content from smartphone to TV.
Steps For Android TV Operating System
The user must first ensure that their phone and TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
1. After confirming that, the user has to open Google Photos on their smartphone.
2. After that the user has to find the cast button in the top right corner and tap on it.
3. The user now has to select the name of the TV from the list to start casting.
Steps For Other Operating Systems Or The Tvs Which Offer Screen Mirroring
1. The first thing the user has to do is navigate to the screen mirroring option on their TV.
2. And now the user has to turn to the screen mirroring option on their smartphone.
3. After that make sure the user's phone and TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
4. Then the user has to wait for the name of the TV to appear on their smartphone.
5. After that the user has to tap on the TV name to mirror the display of their phone.
6. And now the user has to open any photo and video in his smartphone to watch on TV.