Samsung’s high end recent smartphone or we can say Phablet, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is equipped with a number of highly advanced features to explore the world of technology well. The new Galaxy Note 8 smartphone has an inbuilt Screen Mirror option that lets user to connect directly with the SmartTV. If you owned a Smart TV and recently purchased the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone, you can easily connect your device to the TV. Following guidelines will help you to do so.
Screen mirror from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to a Samsung Smart TV
As you know, Samsung’s high end devices support inbuilt screen mirroring option to connect your smartphone to the Television instantly. You don’t have to go for any third party applications in order to work with this Screen Mirror feature. You can easily connect and screen mirror from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to a Samsung Smart Television by following below given simple steps. Just follow the steps wisely and connect the Galaxy Note 8 instantly to a Smart TV.
Step 1 :
Take your Samsung Smart TV’s remote control and press the Input button.
Step 2 :
From your Smart TV, you could see Screen Mirroring option.
Step 3 :
Now, pick up your Galaxy Note 8 smartphone and go to the Settings menu.
Step 4 :
Select the Screen Mirroring option under the Quick Settings option.
Step 5 :
The device will scans for the available devices to screen mirror. Soon, you will be presented with a list of all the available devices.
Step 6 :
From the available list, you just need to select Samsung Smart TV option which you are currently using.
That’s all you have to do! Your Galaxy Note 8 will be connected to your Samsung Smart TV in a couple of seconds and you will be able to see your Galaxy Note 8’s screen right on the big television screen of your Samsung Smart TV.
Apart from this, if you are using a normal LED Television without Smart TV functionality, you can still make use of this Screen Mirroring feature on a non-Smart Television as well. There are a number of screen casting devices available in the market which are compatible with their own application to let you screen mirror easily from the device to the Television.
You can buy an additional Screen Casting device from the market. Google’s own, Google Chromecast is the most popular Screen Casting device available in the market to share your screen on the Television or you can make your Television smart with the help of this device. You can purchase this device from the official stores or other online retailers.
Google Chromecast needs to be connected with HDMI cable to your Television. Put one edge of the device to the HDMI port and the other to the USB port to charge the device.
Now, pick up your phone and launch Google Home application. Make sure your Chromecast and your Galaxy Note 8 both are connected on the same WiFi network. On the screen of your Television, you would be presented with a code, the same code will be found on the screen of your Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. Make a proper connection by using this code and the setup will be done.
After this, you will be able to cast things directly from your Galaxy Note 8 smartphone to the Television. This is by far the most convenient way if you don’t have a Smart Television. You can use Netflix, YouTube and all the other applications from your phone to the Television for bigger entertainment.