FAQs related to connecting your Samsung Galaxy S 5 to a TV


Original Post Date: Oct 04, 2016

Answers to some of your questions about using video out, or viewing media from your Samsung Galaxy S 5 on a TV

  • How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S® 5 to my TV?

    1. Connect your Samsung Galaxy S 5 to an MHL Adapter.
    2. Plug an HDMI cord into the MHL Adapter.
    3. Plug the other end of the HDMI cord into an available HDMI port on your TV.
    4. Change the TV input to the adapter input. The TV instantly displays what's on the Samsung Galaxy S 5 screen.
  • Can I watch videos from my Samsung Galaxy S 5 on my TV without using an adapter or cable?

    Your Samsung Galaxy S 5 can share media wirelessly with DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance)-capable TVs.

    To share media, connect the TV and Samsung Galaxy S 5 to the same Wi-Fi network.

    Refer to your TV user manual to see if your TV is DLNA-capable.

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