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How to Mirror iPhone/iPad on Apple TV?



Mirror iPhone on Apple TV

Apple TV is popular for streaming media content on TV via the internet. Along with streaming, Apple TV also lets you mirror your iOS device on the bigger screens of TV. Whether you want to share family pictures, stream a movie, or extend your iOS device screen, Apple TV lets you access favourite content on TV with the help of Airplay Mirroring. In this article, we will show how to Mirror iPhone/iPad on Apple TV.

Airplay Mirroring

Apple’s Airplay Mirroring is a popular and useful component in the iOS ecosystem. With the help of this feature, you can stream music, videos and pictures from your iOS device to any other compatible device or speaker. Along with streaming contents, the technology also allows you to project your iOS device screen. Hence, you can share a web page or play a game on your iOS device and stream it on a bigger TV screen.

Mirror iPhone on Apple TV
Mirror iPhone on Apple TV

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How to AirPlay or mirror your iPhone/iPad on Apple TV?

With the inbuilt screen mirroring feature, you can easily airplay your iPhone and iPad display on Apple TV. Follow these steps to mirror your iOS device on Apple TV:

#1: Connect your iOS device and Apple TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2: From the bottom, swipe up your iOS device screen to open the control centre.

Click Screen Mirroring
Click Screen Mirroring

#3: Select Screen Mirroring menu.

#4: The device will search for the nearby Apple TV devices that are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

Select the Device
Select the Device

#5: Select the Apple TV where you need to stream the media.

#6: Your iOS device screen will mirror on the TV screen. Select and play the media content that you want to stream.

#7: To stop mirroring, swipe your iOS device screen -> Tap Apple TV -> Select Stop Mirroring.

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Final Thoughts

These are the steps required to mirror iOS device on Apple TV 2 and later. With this method, you can stream pictures and videos on Apple TV easily and quickly. You can control the media content directly from your iOS device. Thank you for visiting For further queries and feedback, feel free to leave a comment below.

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