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Connecting Your 2017 UHD Blu-ray Player to a Mobile Device

There are so many ways to share media from your mobile device with your UHD Blu-ray player. You can even stream a movie from your Blu-ray player to your mobile device.

Connecting to a Mobile Device via Bluetooth

Images may vary by device.

Using Bluetooth, you can connect a mobile device to the Blu-ray player to play music from the mobile device.

  1. Use an HDMI or optical cable to connect the Blu-ray player to an AV receiver or Soundbar.

    Music from the mobile device will not be audible if the cable used to connect the player is not an HDMI or optical cable.

  2. From the Home screen, select Settings > Sound, and then set Sound Mirroring to On.

  3. Find the Blu-ray player's device name by navigating to Settings > General > System Manager > Device Name.

  4. From your mobile device, turn on Bluetooth.

  5. From your mobile device, find the name of the Blu-ray player in the list of available devices, and then select it.

  6. When a connection is established, play music from your mobile device. Music is played via the receiver or audio device connected to the Blu-ray player.

Connecting to a Mobile Device via Wi-Fi (Smart View)

Your Blu-ray player and Mobile device must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network for Smart View to connect.

The Smart View feature lets you view the screen of your mobile device on the TV that's connected to the Blu-ray player.

  1. From your mobile device, turn on Smart View.

  2. If required, touch the Blu-ray player's device name. The connection is usually established automatically.

  3. After a few moments, the screen of your mobile device appears on the TV screen.

  4. To stop Smart View, press Return on the remote control, or touch Disconnect from your mobile device.

Connecting to a Mobile Device via Wi-Fi (Blu-ray to Mobile)

• If your wireless router (Wi-Fi) uses a DFS channel, you cannot use this function. Contact your Internet service provider for details.
• The mobile device and Blu-ray player must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network for Blu-ray to mobile to work.

The Blu-ray to mobile function lets you view content from your Blu-ray player on a mobile device that's connected to the it. Download Samsung Connect to your mobile device to use this feature.

  1. From the mobile device, launch Samsung Connect.

  2. When you open Samsung Connect for the first time, it will play a short introduction video. To skip it, touch Skip video.

  3. If you haven't registered a Samsung account to your mobile device, touch Sign in.

    If you have signed into a Samsung account, Start is displayed instead of Sign in. To get started using Samsung Connect, touch Start.

  4. Enter your Samsung account info and then touch SIGN IN.

  5. Now you're ready to use Samsung Connect. Touch ADD DEVICE to add the Ultra HD Blu-ray.

  6. Select the Blu-ray player's device name from the list.

    Samsung Connect can be referred to as "Blu-ray to Mobile", depending on the mobile device model (Supported by Samsung only).

  7. To download the device controller, touch the Blu-ray player's device name under All devices list, and then touch DOWNLOAD.

  8. When the TV displays a permission request, select Allow.

  9. After a few moments, the content being played by the Blu-ray player appears on the mobile device's screen.

  10. To stop the Blu-ray to mobile function, touch Return on the mobile device twice.

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