Chromecast has the ability to cast Photos to your TV as well. You can cast photos from your Android phone, Desktop or using iPhone/iPad as well. After a trip or a party, everyone wishes to see the photos to cherish the moments they enjoyed. It will be fun to see the photos together on the big screen. Instead of loading it to a USB drive and seeing it on a TV, you can use Chromecast to cast photos to the TV.
How to Chromecast Photos to TV?
You can easily cast images to the TV by using the Google Photos app. There are three ways of casting photos on TV.
- Cast using Android Phone
- Cast using iPhone/iPad
- using Chome Browser on Desktop
How to Cast Photos to the TV using Android?
Follow the steps below to cast Photos to the TV using your Android phone:
1: Plug in Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV.
2: Connect Chromecast and your Android to the same WiFi network.
3: Open Google Photos on your Android.
4: You will find the cast icon on the top right corner of the Google Photos app. Click on it.
5: List of available devices will appear. Choose the Chromecast device to which you want to cast.
6. Select the photos and scroll one by one to see the photos on the TV.
These are the steps required to cast photos from your Android phone.
Related: Chromecast for Chrome
How to Cast Photos using the iPhone/iPad?
Follow the steps below to Chromecast Photos using your iPhone/iPad:
1: Plug In Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV.
2: Check whether your phone & the Chromecast devices are connected to the same WiFi network.
3: Open Google Photos app on your iPhone/iPad.
4: You will find the “cast” icon on the top right corner of your application. Click on it.
5: Click on the displayed “Chromecast” device name.
6: Choose the photo which you want to see on the TV and enjoy with your family & friends.
How to Chromecast Photos from Computer?
Follow the steps below to cast Google Photos from your computer to TV:
1: Plugin Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV.
2: Connect your PC & Chromecast to the same WiFi Network.
3: Open Chrome browser on your computer.
4: Go to the URL photos.google.com. Login with your mail ID and password.
5: Click on three dotted menu icon on the top right corner of your Chrome browser.
6: Click on the “Cast” button.
7: Chrome browser will search for the available Chromecast devices and displays the result.
8: Click on the “Sources” button and choose “Cast Tab“.
9: Now click on the Chromecast device name to cast the particular tab.
10: Choose the photos and cast it to the screen.
These are the steps required to Chromecast Photos to the TV using Computer.
The above are the three different ways of casting photos on your TV. By casting photos on TV, you can watch and cherish your memories with your friends and families. If you do not have the Google Photos app, then you can use the Google Home app to screen mirror your phone.
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