How to view or play any video or image on my Smart TV with the QuickCast application

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What is QuickCast?

QuickCast is an application that allows us to easily and quickly send any video from the Internet from our mobile to our TV so that we can play it wirelessly. This is achieved because this app uses Miracast technology. For example, you can install your QuickCast app by downloading the Google Play Store on your Sony Smart TV and thus be able to enjoy its options.

In other words, with QuickCast you can enjoy your favorite content available on some platforms such as YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Twitch, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.



Without a doubt, this application is very useful, as there are times when we need to play a movie, series or video on our TV to see it in high resolution from the comfort of our sofa while sharing with friends or family.

Without a doubt, this app is very easy to use because it has an interface very simple. It basically works like a browser from which you can search for a large number of videos.

On the other hand, you shouldn't worry about compatibility, as fortunately it can send content to a large number of devices, be it Chromecast-like or TVs like Smart TVs.

 

In addition, this app can be downloaded for free directly from the Google Play Store and is compatible with devices with Android 4.1 or higher operating system. However, you can go to the official QuickCast page to view a list of compatible devices with this app.

Learn how to use QuickCast

Later in this section we will explain each of the steps you need to take in order to be able to play any video on your Smart TV with the QuickCast app.


As you will see below, it is a very simple process that will take no more than 5 minutes of your time. You just have to read the following steps carefully so that you won't have any problems watching your favorite content on TV.


 

  • First of all, you need to connect your Smart TV to a Wi-Fi network, be it Samsung, LG, Hesense or Sony . Otherwise you will not be able to perform the following process to use QuickCast.
  • After downloading and installing the app Quickcast, April.
  • Then click on the screen icon, which you can find at the top of the screen.
  • You will now see that a list of devices available to send the content is displayed. Select the device you want to use in this case.
  • Later, in the interface you will be able to see several shortcuts for some platforms like YouTube or Twitch. However, you can also search for the content you want to play directly from the QuickCast search bar. This app also gives us the ability to create bookmarks to quickly access our favorite pages.


 

  • Another option available in the interface of this app is to search for the content that we have stored on our mobile device. You will simply have to select them and they will come automatically sent to your monitor or TV to be played very smoothly.
  • Once you have selected the media content you want to see, press the option «Play» that you located on the terminal screen.
  • Now you need to select a button that has the shape of one screen and is located at the bottom of the screen. After a few seconds you can enjoy the selected contents from the comfort of your TV.

Before performing the above steps, we recommend that you check if your Smart TV software is up to date. That's all for today! If the information in this post has helped you, don't forget to share it with all your friends and family.


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