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How to Enjoy Android Photo Slideshow on Your Smart TV

-- Friday, May 20, 2016
When you are sharing photos from a trip, an event and a show, or travelling down memory lane, you can slide show the pictures on a smart TV. It is because scrolling the picture library is hard when besieging by your audience. Playing photos slideshow on your smart TV will make things easier. Here is how to enjoy Android photo slideshow on your smart TV.

Part 1. Enjoy Android Photo Slideshow on Your Smart TV (For Most Samsung Devices)

This method works for devices below:
- Samsung Galaxy S5
- Samsung Galaxy S4
- Samsung Galaxy S III
- Samsung Galaxy Note II
- Smasung Galaxy Note 3
- Samsung Galaxy Note 4
- Samsung Galaxy Camera
- Samsung 8" Galaxy Note
- Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1"
- Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1" 2014 Edition

Step 1 Press the Source button on the remote.

Screen Mirroring Remote Source

Step 2 Navigate and choose "Screen Mirroring".

Screen Mirroring

Your smart TV will display a screen as the screenshot show. It is waiting for a device to be connected. Connect your phone to the TV within 2 minutes. Or the scan will time out.

Screen Mirroring Waiting for Connecting

Step 3 Run the Settings app on your Samsung phone.

Samsung Settings

Step 4 Scroll down and select "Screen Mirroring". Then touch and select the TV you would like to connect to. Then your mobile phone will be displayed on the TV screen.

Screen Mirroring Scanning Device

Part 2. Play Android Photo Slideshow on Your Smart TV (For Galaxy S6/S6 Edge)

Step 1 Turn on the smart TV. Then put your Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge close to the TV.

Step 2 Tap and open the notification bar on your Galaxy S6/S6 Edge. Then select "Quick Connect". You can select the TV and choose "Register TV".

Screen Mirroring Quick  Connect

Note: If your phone recognizes the registered TV when you are watching a video, you can touch the "Share screen" icon appeared on the device.

If the smart TV is turned off and registered with Quick Connect, it will automatically turn on and your phone screen will mirror.

Notice: If your device is non-Samsung, you can also mirror your Android to the smart TV according to the guide.

View Android Photo Slideshow on TV

Once you make Android screen mirroring on smart TV successfully, you can share all kinds of files in your smartphone. In addition to displaying files, you can also play Android games on a big screen.

Ivy Bruce

Ivy Bruce is the Founder and Editorial Director at Recovery-Android Studio. You can also find her on Google+ and Twitter.