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Definition: screen mirroring


Sending the contents of a computer, tablet or smartphone screen to a TV, typically via Wi-Fi. Also called "casting," screen mirroring has become popular for watching a movie on a large screen that is being sent to a mobile app. See AirPlay, Miracast and Chromecast.




AirPlay, Miracast and Chromecast
WolfVision's Cynap Pure device is a single solution for mirroring a phone, tablet or laptop via AirPlay, Miracast and Chromecast, the three popular casting protocols. Cynap units are used in conference rooms to allow all attendees to share their media. (Image courtesy of WolfVision Inc.)