Chromecasting: How to connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV
Learn how you can connect the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV. The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be the flagship devices from Google in 2018. If you will like to know how you can connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV, then continue reading this post.
Do you have Google Pixel devices and you will like to connect it to TV? this post will show you how to Connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV. The Pixel smartphones from Google are known to be very brilliant and powerful device with lots of hidden features.
If you own a Google Smart TV, you can easily connect it to your Pixel device, and have your phone screen appear on the TV. But if you don’t, stay with me as I put you through on how to connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to your TV.
How to Connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV with Wired Connection
To connect your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones to TV with a wired connection, you need to follow this simple steps.
⚫Buy an Allshare Hub on Amazon.
⚫Easily connect the Allshare Hub to your TV using the usual HDMI cord or cable
⚫Connect the Allshare Hub or your TV to the hotspot or same wireless network with your Pixel smartphone.
⚫Go to “Access Settings” on your Pixel smartphone, select “Screen Mirroring”.
⚫Voila! The screen of the Pixel smartphone will appear on the TV.
There are actually two ways to connect your Pixel phones to your TV using a wireless connection. Two different ways for Rooted devices and Non-rooted devices.
How To Connect A RootedGoogle Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Phone To TV
If you are using a rooted Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, simply connect to your TV using Miracast. Miracast only works with Rooted devices, the wireless HDMI lets a device display its screen on a TV wireless. Miracast doesn’t need an Internet connection to connect your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to your TV. You can use Amazon Fire TV box, Roku or a Miracast Video Adapter if your TV doesn’t support it.
To enable Miracast on your phone, follow these easy steps to edit the build.prop file. Please keep in mind that Miracast only works on Android 6.0 or older.
⚫ Install the Build.Prop editor
⚫Click on “Add New” at the upper right corner
⚫Change property name to “persist.debug.wfd.enable” also change a value to “1”.
⚫When rebooted, go to ‘Settings>Display>Cast>Menu>Enable Wireless Display’.
How To Connect A Non-Rooted Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Phone To TV
For non-rooted Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones, simply follow these easy steps after getting the Chromecast hardware here.
⚫The Chromecast and Pixel phone must be connected to the same WiFi.
⚫Connect to your TV and install Cast application, the icon for the cast app should appear thereafter.
⚫Also, download and install Chromecast app on your Pixel smartphone.
⚫Completely set it up on the Pixel smartphone using the Wizard
⚫Open any app that supports Chromecast, tap the Cast button and Voila.
These are the easy steps to connect Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to TV. Did it work for you? Let us know.