Have you ever had the experience where you’re watching your favorite show, but you have to pause it because you need to get something else done? Well, that’s usually not a problem. But what if you can’t pause the show, or you have to do something else, and you need help finding the remote? That’s where smartphones come in. Smartphones allow us to control our devices even when we don’t have direct access to them. In this article, I’ll tell you how to connect your phone to your smart TV without using wifi.
What you Need to Connect Your Smartphone to Smart TV Without WiFi
You’ll need an HDMI cable and a compatible app to connect your smartphone to your smart TV without wifi.
- Connect your phone to the HDMI port on the TV.
- Change the input on your TV to HDMI 1.4 or 2.0 if it doesn’t auto-detect.
- Launch the app and sign in with your Samsung or Google account.
- Tap on the “Input” icon next to “Smart TVs.”
- Select “Phone.”
- On the next screen, tap on “Link.”
- On the next screen, select “Yes.”
- Your phone will start streaming content from your smart TV onto your screen.
How to Connect Your Smartphone to your Smart TV Without Wife
If you want to link your smartphone to your smart TV without wifi, there are a few different ways you can do this.
If you have an HDMI cable, connect the phone to the TV using the HDMI cable.
You can use a wifi extender if you have an old model that doesn’t have an HDMI port. These devices plug into an outlet and then connect your phone to the TV over wifi.
Another option is to use a Bluetooth link between your phone and TV. To do this, first, make sure both devices are connected to the same network. Then open the Bluetooth settings on your phone and select “TV.” Tap on the “Link” button and select your smart TV from the list of devices.
Finally, you can use an app like AirPlay to stream video from your phone to your TV. To do this, first, make sure both devices are connected to the same network. Then open the app on your phone and select “TV.” Tap on the “AirPlay” button and select your smart TV from the list of devices.
What is a Smart TV?
A smart TV is a television that can connect to the internet and use apps to access streaming content and other features. Some smart TVs can also connect to other devices, such as smartphones and tablets, through Bluetooth or wifi. Smart TVs can be found in different price ranges and come with various features.
My Smart TV Setup
If you want to connect your mobile devices to your smart TV without using wifi, there are a few methods that you can try. One of the simplest is to use an HDMI cable.
Next, open the Settings menu on your TV and locate the “Input” option. Under this, find “HDMI Input” and press the button next to it. Now, connect your phone or tablet to the HDMI port on your TV and switch it on. Once it’s switched on, you should see a screen that says “Smart TV” in large letters. Tap this and then select “Smart Hub” from the list of options that appears. From here, choose your smartphone or tablet from the list of devices and then follow the on-screen guidelines to set it up as a remote control for your TV.
If you don’t have an HDMI cable or are uncomfortable using it, another method is to use a Bluetooth connection between your phone and TV. To do this, turn off all other home devices except the telephone and TV. Then turn on Bluetooth on both devices and search for each other using their addresses (usually displayed when connected). You’ll now be able to control everything in your home with just a few taps on either device.
Using an AirPlay Receiver
If you want to connect your mobile devices to smart TV without using wifi, there are a few different ways you can do it. One option is to use an airplay receiver, which will allow you to stream audio and video from your device directly to the TV.
Another option is to use a compatible app on your phone. These apps allow you to control content playback on your TV directly from your phone. Some of the most popular options include AirPlay Mirroring, which allows you to mirror what is displayed on your phone screen onto the TV, and Plex Media Server, which gives you access to a wide variety of streaming content.
If you want to use a phone or tablet to control the content on your television or streaming device, you can connect the devices without using wifi. Chromecast, an inexpensive media streaming device from Google, lets you do this by casting content from your mobile device to your television.
To use Chromecast, open the app on your compatible mobile device and connect it to the same wifi as your streaming device. Then open the Chromecast app on your streaming device and select the screen you want to cast from. You can cast videos, photos, and music from apps like YouTube and Spotify.
You can also use Chromecast with games like Plants Vs. Zombies 2 and Grand Theft Auto 5 by casting them from your mobile device to your TV. Just open the game in question on your mobile device and press the “Cast” button in the bottom right corner.
Troubleshooting if you fail
If you are having trouble connecting your phone to your smart TV, there are a few steps you can take. First, ensure that the phone and the TV have the same firmware version. Second, make sure that your TV has an available wireless network connection. Third, try using a different cable if you use an HDMI cable. Fourth, check to see if your phone is within the TV’s wireless network range. Fifth, update the firmware on your phone and your TV if necessary. Finally, try restarting both devices if you still have trouble connecting them
If you’re looking to connect your phone to your smart TV but don’t have WiFi access, there are a few options available. One option is to use an OTG cable (“on the go”), which will allow you to plug your phone into your TV using a compatible USB port. Another option is to use AirPlay, enabling you to stream media from your phone directly onto your TV. Both options require that you have the correct app installed on both devices, so be sure to check out our list of the best apps for streaming media from your mobile device onto your TV.