Your quick reply:
- To cast your mobile screen to Firestick, first make sure you are connected to the same wireless network from your mobile and Firestick TV.
- Then open the screen mirroring option on your Firestick and from your mobile, connect to the same device that is displayed on the Firestick.
- Alternatively, you can use TV Launcher app to install WhatsApp or others on it to use separately, otherwise use Anydesk on mobile and Firestick to cast mobile screen to firestick on internet, and that is the actual screencast.
While casting screen from Andriod to Firestick, you can still share a particular app on the screen with Firestick TV.
If you see the cast option is present, you simply need to be connected to the same WiFi network to smoothly cast the screen to the Firestick (any Firestick, including Amazon Firestick).
Otherwise, you can use other methods to cast screen to Firestick or even use messaging apps directly on Firestick TV.
Also, for quick steps, you can try some apps to cast Android screen to Firestick.
In this article, you will learn about the detailed guide to mirror your mobile screen to Firestick TV and the different tools to do it.
What do you need to cast mobile screen to Firestick TV?
Casting the screen to Firestick TV is easy, but you will need a few things to mirror the screen.
There are few things you need to keep to cast mobile screen to your firestick and for that:
- You must log in the same Wi-Fi network while connecting to the Firestick from your mobile.
- In case you want to use WhatsApp directly on Firestick, the tv launcher 3 application you need to use.
- Anydesk is another way to cast screen and the app needs to be installed on both devices and Firestick this will be under tv launcher 3 app
All you need to do is prepare these apps or connect to the correct SSID to continue the steps. So once you have these things ready, start the process below to project the screen.
Well, there is a quick method to cast a phone screen if you are using Amazon Firestick.
How to cast mobile screen to Firestick using Screen Mirroring:
Before you begin, make sure that you have administered all the necessary settings to connect to the same wireless network. Finally, you need to connect to the correct Firestick device from your mobile device to successfully complete the screen cast.
Casting using screen mirroring option on Firestick plays its role at the top, however, there are many ways, but this built-in feature is the best one to start screencasting your mobile screen on Firestick.
To cast mobile screen to your Firestick,
Step 1: First, go to Firestick Home and from the Firestick remote press the “Home” button and hold it for 3-5 seconds.
Step 2: Then the “Mirroring” option will appear on your Firestick, select it and click on it to see the name of the wireless device.
Step 3: Then once you get the device name, you need to connect from your mobile device.
For that, go to the mobile streaming option.
Step 4: Then select the appropriate device to cast the screen to and tap on it to cast the screen to that Firestick TV device. Once this is done, you are connected.
Finally, open WhatsApp or any other app on your mobile device which will start streaming on your Firestick TV.
The process may be slightly different for all other devices or compared to Android iPhone. The process to cast the screen is almost the same for all mobile devices, including Android or iOS.
Video on how to cast mobile screen to Firestick:
Does this screen mirroring work for Android and iPhone?
These are the default settings on Firestick that can be connected to all mobile devices including iPhone or Samsung Android devices.
🔴 If you are using iPhone: You can then scroll down the bar to see the “Cast” option and from there you can choose the Firestick device to connect to and cast the screen.
🔴 For Android users: The path to go to Bluetooth and Wireless, and from there just look for the ‘Casting’ option. Tapping it will open the firestick device name to connect to it. This is all there is to it.
Now let’s move on to another method that is used when the mobile is far from the same network or needs to transmit from a far distance.
Use Anydesk to Cast Screen to Firestick TV:
If you want to cast mobile screen from a further distance or can’t connect to the same network or didn’t find the cast on mobile screen, Anydesk will do your job very easily by casting mobile screen to Firestick TV.
The process is done with two different methods (install apps like TVLauncher 3 and then Anydesk) combined into one process to stream screen to Firestick.
To cast mobile screen to Firestick using Anydesk, you need to follow these steps:
Step 1: Go to the app and search tv launcher 3 to install on your fire stick tv. Now, after the installation is complete, it will appear in the applications section.
Step 2: then look for any desktop on your firestick and install it too. Please note that Anydesk must be present on both deviceswhich means you need to install it on your mobile device to cast the screen through it.
Step 3: After the setup is complete, you will see the Anydesk ID on your mobile device (since you want to cast mobile screen, you need the Anydesk Mobile ID on Firestick), then enter the ID on the Firestick Anydesk app to connect to it. After the connection is successful, the screencast will start.
Note: Both devices must be connected to the Internet at all times to continue casting the screen from your mobile to Firestick TV.
How to use WhatsApp, Telegram or any app on Firestick:
If you want to use WhatsApp messenger on your Firestick separately, you can install TVLauncher 3 on your Firestick and then install WhatsApp on your Firestick to launch it directly from there.
To use WhatsApp on your Firestick,
Step 1: First, let’s connect Firestick to the Internet and install WhatsApp on your Firestick.
Step 2: Now, to see WhatsApp appear on your Firestick, please install TVLauncher 3 on your Firestick TV.
Step 3: Once both apps are present on your Firestick, you can use WhatsApp from your Firestick.
Step 4: Now register WhatsApp account to manage WhatsApp independently.
However, if your WhatsApp is on another device, you can connect it to Firestick using WhatsApp web feature and for this you will need an additional browser (i.e. Google Chrome) to view WhatsApp messages.
Please note that while using the WhatsApp web feature, you must be connected to the Internet from both of your devices, but for direct use it is not required.
The bottom lines:
This article explains the ways to cast your mobile screen with Firestick and the best method mentioned is to use the “Mirroring” option on your Firestick TV. However, if you want to cast manually with the option, you will need two other additional applications, for example, TVLauncher 3 and Anydesk.