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How to connect Samsung Galaxy S5 to TV

Samsung launched new version of Galaxy cellphone after Galaxy S4. You might come across information provided on this website regarding connect galaxy s4 to tv. You guys might purchased new galaxy s5 and if not then guys visit Amazon website for cheapest rate.

After helping lots of people here we comes up with another tutorial. Want to mirror your Galaxy S5 screen on TV? You can do it pretty easily and watch movies , tv shows and play games on HDTV rather then doing on small screens. Amazon offering 40,000 movies for free so subscribe Amazon Prime for free now.  There are various ways that you can follow to connect Galaxy S5 to TV. The below section covers them all.

Upgraded your S5 to S6 / S6 Edge then check out tutorial on mirroring S6 / S6 Edge to TV.

Ways : How to connect galaxy S5 to TV

Method 1 : Wired Method to connect s5 to HDTV – To begin with you need to have Galaxy S5 HDTV Smart Adapter, HDMI cable , HDTV with HDMI port(s). If you have them all, then proceed ahead to know the procedure.

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  • Connect one end of HDMI cable to HDMI port on adapter, and the other end to HDMi port on your HDTV.
  • Hold your Galaxy S5 charger and connect microUSB to port on adapter. Now plug in the charger to nearby source of electricity.
  • The next step is to plug microUSB connector to the port meant for it on your Galaxy S5.
  • Just change setup in TV to make it show the HDMI’s signal.
  • Your HDTV will now be mirroring whatever is being displayed on your Galaxy S5.

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Method 2 : Connect S5 to TV Wireless –  In this method, we make use of Samsung AllShare Cast Wireless Hub which you can buy online from Amazon at best prices . And if you have Samsung smart tv then you not supposed to purchase that Allshare Hub. Now follow simple steps given below :

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  • Connect one end of HDMI cable to HDMI port on AllShare Cast Wireless Hub, and the other end to HDMi port on your HDTV.
  • Plug charger’s microUSB connector to wireless hub’s port and then plug it to nearby power source. Status indicator on your hub will start blinking in no time. Pressing Reset button on it will make it ready to use.
  • Tap the Apps icon on your Galaxy S5 and then select Settings. Tap Screen Mirroring which lies under the CONNECT AND SHARE section.
  • Your phone will detect if the wireless hub is ready for use. You will see something with name Dongle. Tap on it to start mirroring.

Method 3 : Using Google Chromecast and Amazon Fire TV / Fire Stick – Rather then purchasing above costly tech instruments for a single time use you might be thinking there are any other devices which helps for all phones which you purchase.

Then here are instruments which you just suppose to buy it for once and it will work till last lon for any mobile devices.

If you decided to buy Amazon Fire TV / Amazon Fire TV Stick then it will lower your cost and by following simple steps you guys can connect your phone to tv very easily. To mirror your phone using Amazon Fire TV / TV Stick then you suppose to buy other application to mirror your phone to tv. App that you might have to buy is Reflector or AirReciver.

From those instruments one is Google Chromecast using which you guys can mirror your phone to TV / HDTV very easily and enjoy everything on big screens. After buying Chromecast you suppose to download Google Cast app from app store and just follow steps shows up on your screen.

Along with Google Chromecast there are many other casting devices are available at cheapest price on Amazon. As you buy any from that cheapest devices then along with that device you also going to get manual with it , so set it up as shown in User Guide.

Method 3 : Direct Method – If your HDTV supports HDCP 2.0 Screen Mirroring feature, then you can connect your Galaxy S5 device to it directly. Follow the below written steps.

  • First of all, press the ‘Source’ button on your TV remote. It will bring the options to allow you to select the streaming source and select Screen Mirroring.
  • The screen will tell you that the connection process is going on. During this time, you need to connect your Galaxy S5.
  • Head over to Settings > More networks > Screen Mirroring in your Galaxy S5, and then select your TV so as to setup the connection.
  • That’s all. You’ve successfully connected your Galaxy S5 to TV.

Method 4 : Using Homesync – For this, you need to have is Samsung HomeSync , Standard HDMI Cable and power adapter for HomeSync. Below are the steps you need to follow to implement this method.

– Connect one end of HDMI cable to HDMI port on Homesync , and the other end to HDMi port on your HDTV.

Conect S5 to TV using Homesync– Connect power adapter cable to port meant for it on HomeSync, and then simply plug the adapter to nearby electricity source.

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–  Switch on your Galaxy S5 device. Start your HDMI and make sure to setup it so that it streams video via HDMI port to which you have contacted the HomeSync. Simple follow the instructions that you see on the easy setup page. And follow other instructions given on user manual of Homesync. And after doing so just need to press Screen mirroring button and it’s done your phone screen will reflect on TV .

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