Want to mirror your Samsung Android phone to HDTV or your computer for bigger screen game experience? Today’s screen mirror and wireless display technology allow you to mirror the display from a mobile device directly onto a larger display of TV or a PC/Mac. Check out following linked article if you want to cast screen from Samsung phone to TV using the screen mirror function which comes with most recent Samsung Galaxy phones. If you want to cast screen from Samsung mobile to PC or Mac, you need to install a third party screen casts receiver software. AirServer is one of the most advanced screen mirroring software receivers for Mac, PC. This screen casts receiving tool allows you to receive AirPlay, Miracast and Google Cast thus transform your computer into a mirroring receiver from other compatible devices such as iPhone, iPad, Samsung phones and tablets, LG phones, HTC, Motorola, Nexus, Lenovo phones, ZTE phones, Huawei phones, Xiaomi & Redmi phones, and many others.
Steps to mirror Samsung mobile phone to computer
To cast screen from Samsung mobile to your PC or Mac, you firstly need to download the AirServer. Note this is NOT a free software, you need to get a license first which costs $14.99. If you are looking for a free Samsung phone to PC screen mirror software, you can refer to this guide to mirror Android phone screen to PC for free.
We will use AirServer for Windows in this demo. Install and run the screen casting and mirroring tool on your PC, you will see a notice saying the AirServer is running on your PC. The app icon maybe hidden in the Windows 10 task bar, click the up arrow to display hidden icons, click the AirServer icon and choose Settings…., you will get a screen like below.
Its General tab opens by default from which you can see the status of the AirPlay support, Miracast support and Google Cast support. To cast screen from Samsung mobile phone to PC, make sure Miracast is enabled. You can leave other two options intact. iPhone, iPad, iPod touch requires the AirPlay to be enabled if you like to cast screen from iPhone iPad iPod touch to PC. In fact, you do not need to do anything or change the screen mirroring settings here, as the all these three options should be turned on automatically when you run the screen mirroring receiver program on your computer.
Now go to your Samsung phone. Make sure your mobile device and your computer are connected the same network. Then go to Apps >> Settings >> Wireless and networks >> Screen Mirroring. Turn on the screen from there, your Samsung phone will then scan available devices around and find your computer. Tap your computer name to connect. On your computer, you will see a notification saying your Samsung phone Miracast device is trying to connect AirServer. And after a few seconds, your Samsung phone screen will be mirrored to your computer monitor. Any actions being performed on the phone will be displayed on your computer display at the same time. Now you know how to share your Samsung phone’s screen with another screen using screen mirror on Samsung device and AirServer on computer.