Most of us would have wished we could play the content on our smartphones to a TV with a larger display. Chromecast makes casting smooth and easy. However, there are other alternatives to screencast your phone to a TV if you do not have a Chromecast. The following alternatives to Chromecast can be considered for this purpose:
You can cast your smartphone’s screen to a TV even without Chromecast, using native casting thorough the following steps:
Step 1: Go to the quick settings tray and search for the screencast feature
Step 2: Enable the screencast feature and search for your TV in the list of compatible devices.
Step 3: Click on your TV model and your screencasting will start.
You should run Android version 4.2 or higher for native casting. To eliminate any issues, ensure that your smartphone and TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Here, you can find how to root your mobile.
Another alternative for casting without Chromecast is to use casting apps. There are many free apps that you can download from the Play Store to cast your phone to a TV. Some of the most popular screencasting apps include LocalCast, AllCast, iMedia Share, etc.