How to connect Samsung Galaxy A01 to TV
Modern technology allows you to perform a variety of operations related to smartphones. Many of them noticeably simplify the process of interaction with the device and allow you to expand its functionality. In particular, it is possible to connect the Samsung Galaxy A01 to a TV set. Why do you need such a connection and how to do it?
What will connect the Samsung Galaxy A01 to a TV?
Samsung Galaxy A01 is a complete multimedia device, which in standard scenarios of use does not require synchronization with home equipment. But sometimes the smartphone needs to be connected to the TV to access the following features:
- Watching videos on the big screen;
- Listening to music through the TV speakers;
- Gameplay on the screen of the TV receiver;
- Desktop smartphone output on the TV;
- Wireless control of the TV.
The owner of the Samsung Galaxy A01 can add to the presented list, showing his own imagination. But the fact remains that the connection of the phone to the TV is a function that is built into the Samsung Galaxy A01 by the developers.
To set up a connection between the two devices, you can use several methods of synchronization. Both wired and wireless options are considered. The choice of a particular method depends on various reasons, including the technical equipment of the house, as well as the functionality of the TV. Therefore, it is advisable to consider all possible methods before connecting.
Wired connection options
Wired ways to connect the Samsung Galaxy A01 to the TV are not the most convenient due to the use of cables, but at the same time, these options do not require advanced technical equipment of the TV receiver.
How to connect samsung A01 to TV by USB
This is the easiest way to connect the phone to the home screen. To implement it, the owner of the Samsung Galaxy A01 needs a USB cable, which comes with the device.
Then it is necessary to insert one part of the cable into the smartphone, and the other part into the TV receiver. After that it remains to open the TV menu using the remote control, and in the connection menu to select the involved USB port.
At the same time on the smartphone itself confirms the data exchange with the TV, selecting the connection as a media device. If everything is done correctly, the TV receiver will identify the Samsung Galaxy A01 as an external drive and using the remote control you will play photos, audio and video on the TV screen.
How to connect samsung A01 to TV using hdmi
This method is more complex, but also more functional. If when connecting via USB the owner of the devices has a basic set of features that allow to perceive the Samsung Galaxy A01 as an external drive, when pairing via HDMI the receiver screen will display the desktop of the smartphone and also will display the actions performed on the phone. In particular, the launch of certain programs.
The difficulty of this method is that the Samsung Galaxy A01 is not equipped with an HDMI port for connecting to the TV. But this disadvantage can be bypassed by using an MHL or SlimPort adapter. You can buy the appropriate accessory at an electronics store at a price of 200-300 rubles.
Connection will be as follows:
The USB plug from the MHL adapter or SlimPort is inserted into the smartphone.
Using an HDMI cable connect similar connectors adapter and receiver.
The TV settings are opened and then the list of available connections is displayed.
Select the HDMI connector you want to use.
If everything is done correctly, the desktop Samsung Galaxy A01 will be displayed on the screen of the TV receiver. You can then manipulate the smartphone, and the movements will be displayed on the TV receiver.
Wireless connection options
Methods of setting up a connection between devices without using wires are the most convenient and popular. But to connect the Samsung Galaxy A01 to the TV via wireless, the latter must support Smart TV technology. Otherwise, you will only be able to connect via cable.
How to connect samsung A01 to TV via Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Direct is a feature that is supported by most Smart TV models. It allows you to display the image from the Samsung Galaxy A01 screen on the TV receiver. To make a connection this way, you need to:
Activate Wi-Fi Direct in the “Network” section of the TV settings.
On the phone, open the settings and go to the Wi-Fi section.
Press the button with three dots and select Wi-Fi Direct.
In the menu of available devices, select your TV receiver.
After these manipulations it is necessary to open the file manager or gallery, select the necessary file, press the “Share” button and select Wi-Fi Direct as the sending method.
How to connect samsung A01 to TV via Miracast.
Miracast is another wireless connection technology that has more functionality compared to Wi-Fi Direct. For example, on the TV screen in this case it is possible to display not only a single file, but also all the movements on the phone menu.
To set up the connection you need:
In the TV settings, activate Miracast.
On your phone, go to the settings section “Screen Mirroring”, “Screen Duplication” or “Wireless Display” (the name may vary depending on the firmware).
Among the available devices, select your TV.
Then the image from the smartphone screen will be transferred to the TV receiver. Any movements of the user, including launching individual games or programs, will be played on the big screen.
If you can’t find the Miracast feature in the Smart TV settings, don’t despair. The technology is supported by all models with built-in Wi-Fi module. You just need to connect your TV and smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network, and then activate the wireless display in the Samsung Galaxy A01 settings.