Nowadays, every Smart TV comes with built-in Chromecast support, and the Samsung Smart TV is no exception because the latest Samsung TV model comes with the built-in Chromecast feature. So, you can cast your favorites on the big screen. Anyways if you have an old Samsung TV model, you won’t have the option to cast your favorites to the big screen. But with the Chromecast device with your casing your favorites to the Samsung Smart TV is possible. So, in the below section, you will find all the methods you can use to cast your favorites on the Samsung Smart TV.

How to Chromecast with Samsung TV

Samsung has a screen mirroring option that lacks a few features present in Chromecast. Additionally, there are two types of TVs when it comes to Chromecast.

  1. TVs with inbuilt Chromecast
  2. TVs with HDMI port (Without inbuilt Chromecast)

How to Cast to Samsung Smart TV without In-Built Chromecast

If your TV doesn’t contain any inbuilt Chromecast support, then you have to buy a Chromecast device to cast movies and videos from your phone to your TV. Samsung Smart TV falls under this category. Therefore, if you own a Samsung Smart TV, you have to buy a Chromecast device to cast to your TV.

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How to Setup Chromecast for Samsung TV?

Follow the steps to cast your smartphone’s screen to Samsung Smart TV that doesn’t have an in-built Chromecast feature.

Requirements:

  1. A Samsung Smart TV (With HDMI port)
  2. Chromecast device
  3. WiFi connectivity
  4. Android or iOS Smartphone
Chromecast for Samsung TV

Setup Procedure

You can follow the procedure below to Chromecast / Cast to Samsung Smart TV using the Google Home app.

1: Connect your Chromecast to the HDMI port of your Smart TV.

Chromecast for Samsung TV

2: Then, connect your Chromecast and phone to the same Wi-Fi network.

3. Install the Google Home app from the Google Play Store or App Store.

4. Next, launch the Google Home app.

5. Tap on the + icon from the upper right corner.

6. If you are a new user, you need to create a home or tap on the Set up device.

Select Set up device

7. Next, you need to Choose a home or create a new home.

Choose a home

8. If you didn’t turn on the Wi-Fi on your iOS Smartphone, turn it on.

9. Enable the access to location and turn on the Bluetooth.

10. Now, the Google Home app will search for the nearby device.

11. Choose your Chromecast device.

Select your Chromecast device

12. Now, a verification code will appear on your Samsung TVs screen and your smartphone’s screen.

13. Verify that the code you see on your TV screen is the same as on your smartphone’s screen.

Verify your Chromecast

14. Now, you have the option to link your streaming service if subscribed to any. You can either add or skip this process.

Click on Next or Not Now

15. The Final step is to name your Chromecast device. Next, tap on Save.

Select Save

16. Now, go to the home screen of your Google Home app.

17. Select Living Room TV and tap on the Cast my screen option from the lower-left corner.

18. From the pop up window, tap on the cast screen.

19. Now, you can open any app to play its content or play a video from the internal storage to watch it on your Samsung Smart TV.

Select cast my screen to Chromecast Samsung Smart TV

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Alternative Method

There are plenty of compatible Chromecast apps which allow users to easily cast videos from their application.

1: Connect the Chromecast device and your smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

2: Open any compatible Chromecast apps like Netflix, YouTube, etc.

3: Play any video.

4: You will find the Cast icon on the top right corner of your video player.

5. Click on the Cast icon and tap over the Chromecast device name.

Chromecast for Samsung Smart TV

The video will now play on your Samsung Smart TV.

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How to Cast on Samsung Smart TV with In-Built Chromecast

When it comes to TVs with inbuilt Chromecast, you can easily cast by connecting the TV and your phone to the same Wi-Fi network. If you own a TV with inbuilt Chromecast support, then there is no necessity to buy a separate Chromecast device.

Click here to see the list of Chromecast Built-in TVs!

1. Connect your Samsung Smart TV and Android Smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

2. Go to the Notification panel, tap on Cast, and select your Samsung Smart TV.

Select Cast and Chromecast Samsung Smart TV

3. Then, Select Allow on your Samsung Smart TV to start the screen mirroring process.

4. Now, your Android Smartphone’s screen will mirror your Samsung Smart TV.

How to AirPlay to Samsung Smart TV

We wish to bring to your notice that Samsung Smart TV also has AirPlay support, but you have to enable it from Settings.

1. Turn on your Samsung Smart TV and press the Source button.

2. Select the Settings. And from Setting, select General from the left pane.

Select General

3. Choose Apple AirPlay Settings.

Select Apple AirPlay Seettings

4. Select the AirPlay option and turn it on.

Turn on AirPlay

5. Next, connect your iPhone or iPad to the same Wi-Fi network.

6. Go to the Control Centre and select Screen Mirroring.

Select Screen Mirroring

7. Next, select your Samsung Smart TV.

Select your Samsung Smart TV

Alternatively: Go to the application that supports AirPlay. And tap on the AirPlay icon and select your Samsung Smart TV.

Select AirPlay

8. Now, you can see your iOS device’s screen on your Samsung Smart TV.

How to Cast to Samsung Smart TV using the SmartThings App

Smart TV is the official app to connect all of your Samsung devices. Also, you can use the SmartThings app to mirror your smartphone’s screen to your Samsung Smart TV.

1. Connect your Samsung Smart TV and Android or iOS Smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

NOTE: Install the SmartThings app from the Google Play Store and App Store.

2. Launch the SmartThings app after installation.

3. Click on the Plus icon.

4. Select the Device option.

Select Device

5. From the Home appliance section, select TV and the brand as Samsung.

Select Samsung

6. Tap on your Samsung Smart TV from the list of available devices and select the Start button.

Select Start

8. Now, enter the PIN displayed on your TV.

Enter the PIN

9. Finally, you’re all set up. Swipe from up to down to bring up the Notification Panel.

10. Select your Samsung Smart TV.

11. Next, select the Mirror Screen option.

Select Mirror Screen

12. Select Allow on your Samsung Smart TV.

Select Allow and Chromecast Samsung Smart TV

13. Now, your Android or the iOS smartphone’s screen will display on your Samsung Smart TV.

14. Now, you can choose any media content to watch on your Samsung Smart TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I Chromecast to Samsung Smart TV?

Yes, you can Chromecast to Samsung Smart TV.

2. Does Samsung Smart TV has built-in Chromecast support?

Yes, the latest released model of Samsung Smart TV comes with built-in Chromecast support.

3. How to Chromecast / cast to a Samsung Smart TV?

You can use the built-in Chromecast support feature or set up the Chromecast device to your Samsung Smart TV.