How can I use my Android as a remote?

Can I use my phone as a remote without IR Blaster?

Yes it is possible to use your android phone as a TV remote without an Ir blaster, but you need to have a smart TV which can connect to WiFi or Bluetooth (I’ve less idea about smart TVs, guessing they provide Bluetooth connectivity too), or else it won’t be possible to make it into a remote.

How can I connect my Android phone to my non smart TV?

Wireless casting: Dongles like Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV Stick. If you have a non-smart TV, especially one which is very old, but it has an HDMI slot, the easiest way to mirror your smartphone screen and cast content to the TV is via wireless dongles like Google Chromecast or an Amazon Fire TV Stick device.

How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy phone to my TV?

How can I view my Samsung smartphone screen on my TV?

  1. 1 Pull down from the top of the screen to display your quick settings.
  2. 2 Tap Screen Mirroring or Smart View or Quick Connect.
  3. 3 Tap on the TV that you want to connect to.
  4. 4 As a security feature a PIN may appear on screen. Enter the PIN on your device.
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Can I add IR blaster to phone?

IR blaster is a hardware, so it cannot be downloaded. If your phone has IR blaster you can download any IR remote control app from Play Store to operate various remote controlled device. If you want to add an IR Blaster hardware to your smartphone you can buy it from eBay for around 500₹.

What phones can be used as a remote?

The best phones with IR blasters you can buy today

  1. TCL 10 Pro. An affordable, new phone with an IR blaster. …
  2. Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro 5G. A good import buy for an IR-equipped flagship. …
  3. Huawei P30 Pro. The final Huawei flagship with Google apps. …
  4. Huawei Mate 10 Pro. One of the last U.S.-sold flagships with an IR blaster. …
  5. LG G5.

Does my phone have a built in IR blaster?

If you have it chances are it’s an IR blaster. Virtually: If you are on Android, you can install this app. Then check the “Communication peripherals” tab. There will be an IR section and it shows if supported or not.

How can I connect my Android phone to non smart TV using USB?

Operating procedure:

  1. Prepare the Android smartphone and Micro USB cable.
  2. Connect the TV and smartphone with the Micro USB cable.
  3. Set the USB setting of the smartphone to File Transfers or MTP mode. …
  4. Open the TV’s Media Player app.
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