Project your Android device's screen

If you have a Chromecast, Nexus Player or other device that can cast, you can show your phone's screen and audio on a TV. To use Chromecast with your phone or tablet, your device must be using Android 4.1 or up. See Chromecast system requirements.

Note: Some of these steps work only on Android 8.0 and up. Learn how to check your Android version.

Cast your screen

  1. Open your phone's settings app.
  2. Tap Connected devices And then Cast.
  3. On the list, tap the device where you want to show your screen.

Tip: You can add Cast to Quick Settings. Find out about Quick Settings.

Stop casting your screen

  1. Swipe down from the top of your phone's screen.
  2. On the Cast notification, tap Disconnect.

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