View Device Screen on TV - Samsung Galaxy S® 5

Note Notes: 

  • To share media files, an active Wi-Fi connection must be established. Refer to the following for assistance:
  • To play or copy media to / from other devices (e.g., computer, TV, etc.), they must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network and may need to be configured for sharing. Refer to the user manual or contact the equipment manufacturer for assistance.
  • To view your smartphone's screen via an external display, a compatible HDTV or a wireless display adapter (e.g., Chromecast™) is required. A wireless display adapter can be purchased from any Verizon Wireless retail store or at the online store.
  • For assistance with setting up a Google® Chromecast device, refer to this page.
  • Some apps (e.g., YouTube™, Netflix®, etc.) support displaying the app contents on a remote display. Within the app, tap the Cast icon Cast icon then select the desired display from the list.


Share Your Screen
Share Pictures or Videos


Share Your Screen

  1. On the TV, follow the manufacturer's instructions to activate Screen Mirroring.
    Note If using a wireless adaptor, follow the manufacturer's instructions to activate the device.
  2. From a Home screen (on your device), navigate: Apps Applications icon > Settings > More Networks.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  3. Tap Screen mirroring.
  4. When connected, the device's screen displays on the TV.




Share Pictures or Videos

  1. From a Home screen (on your device), navigate: Apps Applications icon > Gallery Gallery.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. If necessary, choose the appropriate album or navigate to the image/video location.
  3. Select a picture or video to view.
  4. Tap the Share icon Share icon (lower-right).
    Note If necessary, tap the screen to display the options.
  5. Tap Share to device.
  6. Select the desired external display from the list.