How to Connect a Mobile Device

Last Update date : 2016.09.05

Connecting a Mobile Device

View a mobile device's screen by connecting the mobile device to your TV or network.

 

Using Smart View (Screen Mirroring) or contents sharing

> Source > Connection Guide > Mobile Device

 

You can play media content on the TV's screen saved on your mobile device by connecting with mirroring function, and contents sharing.

   

        > Launch the Smart View (Screen Mirroring) function on your mobile device. The mobile device searches for available devices to connect to.

 

        > Select the TV from the list. Then the TV is connected to the mobile device.

 

              * If the TV system is not searched from your mobile device, turn the TV and the mobile device off and then on and try again.

              * If the network encounters a communication problem while using the mirroring function, the TV and a Bluetooth device can be disconnected.

 

              * If there are multiple TVs, you can easily select any of different TV names in > Settings > Network > Device Name.

 

 

Connecting mobile devices without a wireless router (Wi-Fi Direct)

> Settings > Network Expert > Settings > Wi-Fi Direct

 

              * To use Wi-Fi Direct, the Wi-Fi Direct function in the mobile device must be active.

 

Connecting a mobile device via Smart View App

When you install Smart View App from Google Play Store, Samsung Apps, and App Store, you can play the mobile device's multimedia content on the TV, or control the TV using the mobile device.

 

              * To use the Smart View function, the mobile device must support the mirroring function such as AllShare Cast and Smart View. To check whether your mobile device supports the mirroring function, please visit the mobile device manufacturer's website.

 

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