1. BobHammersley's Avatar
    Is it possible to mirror the screen of a Pixel C tablet on a Roku 3?

    Screen mirroring works perfectly on my Sony Xperia phone, so I know that my Roku 3, wifi and TV HDMI connections are all fine.

    On the Pixel C, the Roku app can send photos to the TV.

    However, the Roku 3 is not discoverable on Settings > Display > Cast. There doesn't seem to be a Settings > Device Connection option or similar.

    I'd like to find a way to mirror the screen, in order to display more sophisticated slideshow and video apps on the TV.

    Is this possible?
    03-28-2017 04:29 AM
  2. swebb's Avatar
    I don't believe Android supports screen mirroring......That is, unless you buy one of their Chromecasts.
    03-30-2017 09:49 AM
  3. BobHammersley's Avatar
    Well, evidently, Android supports screen mirroring - my Sony Experia is an Android phone.

    Indeed, a reason for buying Roku was that it's supposed to mirror Android devices.

    Do you mean that Google devices like Pixel C don't support streaming other than Chromecast?

    I've recently migrated from Apple to Android, hoping to take advantage of open standards, so, if that's true, it would be very disappointing!
    03-31-2017 01:56 AM
  4. codeda's Avatar
    Yeah for some reason google took away mirroring in nexus devices and then that bled into pixel devices. Really annoying. Literally all my other android phones can do it.
    03-31-2017 02:36 AM

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