ApowerMirror for TV is an application which streams Android and iPhone screens to an Android Smart TV. Using this useful tool, people can freely enjoy media saved on their phone, make presentations and share gameplay on a bigger screen. Now, let’s follow the steps below to learn how to use this application.
Guide on How to Use ApowerMirror for TV
1. Connect phone to TV
Download the application on your TV. Install and launch it.
- Connect iPhone and TV to the same LAN.
- Download ApowerMirror app on your iPhone or iPad.
- Run the app on your phone and then tap the blue mirror button. Wait for the app to detect your TV, and then tap the name of your TV. Or you can scan the QR code to connect your iPhone to your TV.
- On your iPhone, open Control Center and tap “Screen Mirroring” and choose the name that displays as “Apowersoft”. Then your phone screen will be successfully displayed on TV.
2. Main features
ApowerMirror for TV performs well in mirroring your Android or iPhone screen to your TV. It allows you to mirror gameplay or make presentations on your TV. After you connect your phone to your TV, you can show your phone screen to your friends without limitations. It is important to note that iPhone audio will be directly streamed to TV while Android audio cannot. The screen can also be easily stretched if you need.
ApowerMirror for TV allows you to stream video from your Android or iPhone to your TV, including local videos and certain players. This means that you can mirror videos to your TV from some video apps that support DLNA. A large screen brings you a more comfortable experience when you enjoy your favorite movies. What’s more, you can use your phone as a remote control to play or pause the video, adjust the volume, forward or rewind.
Network environment detection
In this option, you can see detailed information about your network, including your IP address, ports and server etc. When the connection fails, you need to take a photo of this page and send it to our technical group in order to locate the issue.
Several options are available including Max FPS or the AirPlay function. To reset the settings, just tap “Factory reset”. In order to meet the needs of different groups of people, an increasing number of options will be added here.
Q: Can I stream my iPhone/Android sound to my TV?
A: The sound can be streamed to your TV when you use a DLNA streaming app. But when you directly mirror your phone screen to TV, iPhone users can stream their sound to the TV while Android users cannot.
Q: Can I use my phone to do other things after mirroring the screen to my TV?
A: Only when you use the DLNA player, can you play the video in the background.
Q: Can I mirror my phone to TV after I connect the TV to a cable network?
A: Yes. Just make sure your phone and TV are connected to the same LAN.
If you have any questions, you can submit a ticket to our support team. Also you can send the feedback along with the log file to us which will help us to locate the issue conveniently. If you have any other things that you want to discuss, please visit ApowerMirror Forum and share your ideas with other users.