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    How to connect your smartphone to a TV from Samsung, Sony, LG and others

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    How to connect your smartphone to a TV from Samsung, Sony, LG and others ... Nowadays, anyone who owns several tech gadgets usually wants to link them together, to have a better chance of broadcasting various content.


    If you want to watch a downloaded video on your mobile phone, play games, or even check out pictures from your last trip, you need to learn how to connect your smartphone to a TV from Samsung, Sony, LG and others ... To help you with this simple process, you will find a detailed guide below.



    Mobile internet devices allow access to a wide variety of videos, movies, music, games and other content, as well as take photos. All of this can be watched on even the largest screen of a TV, and there are several ways to do this.

    The most common is to connect the smartphone to the TV using an HDMI cable. The accessory consists of an adapter that connects to the micro USB port of the phone and the HDMI input of the TV.


    How to connect your smartphone to a TV from Samsung, Sony, LG and others

    Nowadays, the task is very simple, since almost all smartphone brands have a USB port. In order for the content of the mobile device to appear on the TV screen, the user must select the HDMI input on the TV.

    To do this, it is necessary, via the remote control, to press the Source button, which can also appear as Source or only with the arrow symbol pointing in a frame. Different options will appear on the TV screen, just select HDMI.


    It is also possible connect the smartphone to a TV from Samsung, Sony, LG and others means it WiFi. In this case, the TV must have Wi-Fi, which is most commonly found on Smart TVs. The smartphone also needs Miracast or similar technology.



    To check if your device has this advantage, go to the quick settings menu and check if there is Screen Mirroring, it may have another name based on the brand.

    If so, select the wireless monitor option on your TV using the source button. Then launch the phone mirroring screen, which will search for devices connected to Wi-Fi.

    Once the TV has found your device, your smartphone display will appear on the TV screen. If you want to see an image or a video app on your Smart TV, such as the image gallery or YouTube, it's even easier.


    These applications have a button with the link in the upper right part of the screen. Tap this option, so that your phone automatically recognizes the nearest Smart TV.

    Another option is to use an MHL / HDMI adapter cable, this technology aims to connect mobile devices with devices that use high definition in order not to lose audio and picture quality.

    In addition to the HDMI-enabled TV, an MHL-compatible phone, an HDMI cable, an MHL adapter and the smartphone charger must be connected to the second input of the adapter.


    How to connect your smartphone to a TV via Chromecast

    Find out how to  connect the smartphone to a TV following the procedure below.

    chromecast turns a TV into a smart TV (more or less). Through the device you can see the content of yours smartphone on the TV. For the device to be compatible, it must use a version Android KitKat 4.4.4 or higher. Also, the TV must have USB and HDMI input.

    For connection, the mirror symbol is displayed in the quick link bar or at the top of the app.


    To exploit the content it is enough connect the smartphone to a TV through the Google Home application and thus view everything you want from smartphone to television.


    How to connect your smartphone to a TV via MHL / HDMI cable

    Buy a MHL adapter compatible with your smartphone.

    Connect the smartphone to the adapter.

    Plug the adapter into a power source.

    To connect the smartphone to a TV use a standard HDMI cable to connect the adapter to the HDMI port on the TV.

    Set the TV to display the HDMI port you are using on the screen. Once this is done, the TV will show everything that appears on the your mobile phone screen.

    How to connect a telephone all Smart TV

    Here is the guide with instructions for connect a phone to the Smart T.V.

    • Turn on the TV and place the phone near the TV.
    • On the smartphone, open the notification panel and tap on “Quick connection” and then on “Search for nearby devices”, in this way the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth functions will be activated automatically.
    • Select the TV that appears in the list.
    • Select a feature and follow the on-screen instructions to connect your smartphone to a TV.

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