Casting your Android tablet to a TV is a helpful feature especially if you wish to enjoy the contents on the device such as videos and images on the big screen. It has other uses mainly if you wish to carry out a presentation of your project or viewing the photos and videos that you snapped on a recent trip. All it requires is a device that supports the Chromecast feature.
You can use the mirroring feature on any of your newly purchased devices from refurbished tablets wholesale stores running on Android 4.4.2 or above. All it requires for mirroring your tablet contents is that your device is Chromecast compatible.
When you purchase from a wholesale Android tablets store, make sure that the device has the latest version running. This is because it is much easier to operate the mirroring feature on tablets running on the latest versions of Android. Below is how to mirror your Android tablet on a TV.
Checking the Device Version
One of the first thing that you have to do before setting up the mirroring feature is to make sure your device is running on Android 4.4.2 and above. To check the version of Android on your device, go to Settings and open About Tablet. The Android version of your device will be displayed in the menu that appears.
You can also refer to Google’s support page for verifying the versions that support the mirroring feature. This page also displays a list of devices optimized for the purpose that you can refer to while setting up the mirroring feature on your device.
Casting Android to TV
In order to cast the contents of your Android tablet, you must have the Google Home app installed on your device. If it is not there, you can easily download it from the Google Play Store. After installing the app, make sure that your tablet and the Chromecast device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
Then open the Google Home app, and bring up the menu by swiping from the left side. Tap on the Cast Screen/Audio option located at the top of the menu. Tap on the Cast option and select the device that you wish to cast your tablet’s screen.
You can also cast your tablet without using the Google Home app. Mostly, there will be a Cast or Cast Screen button located at the quick settings panel of your device. You can tap on this and select the device that you wish to cast the contents of your tablet.