Mirror iPhone to Chromecast With This Awesome Hack

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How To Mirror iPhone to Chromecast

If you want to learn a simple hack to mirror iPhone to Chromecast continue reading!

What is Chromecast?

chromecastAccording to Wikipedia,

Chromecast is a line of digital media players developed by Google.

The devices, designed as small dongles, enable users with a mobile device or personal computer to play Internet-streamed audio-visual content on a high-definition television or home audio system through mobile and web apps that support Google Cast technology.

Google Chromecast is an amazing device that lets you cast videos from mobile devices to your TV over Wi-Fi. It comes in different sizes and models, 1st gen, 2nd gen, 3rd gen, Chromecast Ultra and Ultra 4k, etc.

Its mainly used to cast popular streaming websites and apps such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, YouTube among others.

These services have in-built support for Chromecast which comes in handy if you want to cast your videos on TV.

Chromecast, Android, and iOS devices

If you have an Android device, you’re in luck. Since Android and Chromecast are both owned by Google, they work really well with each other. In fact, any good Android phone comes with a built-in feature for casting.

On iOS, however, its a little tricky. As you may have guessed, Apple and Google don’t usually go hand in hand with most stuff, and Chromecast is no different.

Therefore, if you want to mirror iPhone to Chromecast, you’ll have to improvise.

Awesome Hack For Mirroring iPhone to Chromecast

chromecast streamer app screens

Though it seems a bit hard, it’s not impossible to mirror iPhone to Chromecast. What you need is a third-party iPhone screen mirroring app.

There aren’t a lot of quality apps for Chromecast screen mirroring on the App Store, but there are definitely some that WILL work and don’t require much setting up either.

One of these apps is called Chromecast Streamer

chromecast streamerapp-store

After downloading the app, follow the steps below to mirror iPhone to Chromecast:

  1. Tap “Screen Mirror
  2. Select “Standard” mode
  3. Tap on the mirroring button in the center of the screen
  4. Tap “Start Broadcast”
  5. In a few seconds your iPhone/iPad screen will start mirroring on your TV.

This is a foolproof, easy way to go about mirroring your iPhone screen on your smart TV.

If you are having trouble setting up, however, be sure to check out this beginner’s guide. You can also follow the tutorial video below.

 

Hope you liked the hack.  Now try it for yourself and don’t forget to leave your likes and comments below!

 

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Hubert
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Hubert

Hi,

What is that mean that screen is recorder during mirroring?
Where do app records this sesions?

Regards

Hubert K.

P
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P

Good app but does not work with Sky Go

Dustin
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Dustin

Why does it keep saying live broadcast timing out after 1 min ?

Aditya
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Aditya

Good app but bare minimum features in the free version- only audio casting, no video casting.. thats so unfair.
Any free app that does the whole thing?

Louis Laurie
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Louis Laurie

Hi, just try this app. But when I disconnect and want to see Netflix directly on my chrome cast, I still have a little screen like it’s my iPhone screen….? What should I do?

MarkB
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MarkB

Chromcast 2 – Iphone SE
Hi
I just paid for the advanced features to be able to 1. cast at 1080p 2. cast sound so I can host a kids party.
but..
It works fine until I run Skype and make a video call, as soon as the call connects it freezes and looses the connection.
It seems that I paid $28 for nothing!

Am I missing anything here or is Skype a problem?

Regards
MarkB

lulu
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lulu

doesn’t work with Apple TV+. The app prevents screen mirroring. Tested.

Isabel
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Isabel

Hi I got less than a minute then it said free session expired

Marta
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Marta

Hello. I have just subscribed to Chromecast pro, but I didn’t get if it’s a monthly subscription or not. Thank you.