If a particular application is unsupported on LG Smart TV, don’t worry. Using the Screen Share feature, you can cast your Android screen to an LG TV. This feature is available on LG Smart TVs with built-in Chromecast support. If you have an older LG TV model, connect a Chromecast to an LG TV to cast any content from an Android smartphone or tablet.
Alternatively, you can use third-party apps like AirDroid app to mirror the Android device screen to LG TV.
This article walks through the procedure to cast an Android screen on an LG TV.
How to Cast Android Phone Screen to LG TV [Latest Models]
These steps will work for LG Smart TVs running webOS 6.0 and above. So, make sure to update the LG TV before following the steps below.
#1. Connect your Android and LG TV to the same WiFi network.
#2. Click the Cast / Screen Cast / Smart View icon on your Android’s notification panel.
#3. Select your LG Smart TV to mirror the Android Phone screen.
#4. Tap Accept on the TV screen. Now, you can see the Android Phone screen on your LG Smart TV.
Ensure your phone is closer to the TV for uninterrupted streaming.
How to Cast Android to LG TV Using Screen Share
Screen Share lets you project videos, photos, or audio from a smartphone to the LG TV. It works similar to Miracast, so it requires a strong WiFi network.
#1. Connect your LG TV to WiFi, which should be the same as Android.
#2. Open the Screen Share app on your LG TV. Turn ON Listen Mode.
#3. On your Android’s notification panel, click the Screen Cast icon.
#4. Select your LG Smart TV name from the list of nearby devices.
That’s it. You can see the Android screen on your LG Smart TV. Play any video on the Android Phone and stream it on a big screen.
If the Screen Share is not working on the LG TV, disconnect and reconnect the WiFi. Otherwise, connect the LG TV to a wired internet connection. If the issue persists, update the LG TV software to the latest version.
How to Cast Android to LG TV Using Chromecast
This is an alternative way to cast an Android screen on your LG TV. To implement this, you must set up a Chromecast with your LG Smart TV. You must connect Google Home to an LG TV to use voice commands for media playback controls.
#1. Install the Google Home app from the Play Store on your Android.
#2. Connect the Chromecast-connected LG TV and your Android to the same WiFi Network.
#3. Launch the Google Home app and tap the Hamburger icon.
#4. Choose the Cast screen/audio option and select your LG Smart TV from the list of wireless devices.
That’s it. Now, you can view your Android screen on the TV.
You can directly cast the content on your LG Smart TV using the Chromecast built-in apps.
Note: Connect the TV and Android device to the same WiFi network to cast Google Photos on an LG TV.
How to Cast Android to LG TV Using Third-Party Apps
#1. Download and install the AirDroid app on your Android from the Play Store.
#2. Ensure your Android phone and LG TV are connected to the same WiFi Network.
#3. Visit the Airdroid Cast Web website from the web browser on LG TV.
#4. Scroll down and choose the Web platform on the website.
#5. Now open the AirDroid app on your Android phone. Scan the QR code to connect the Android to the TV.
That’s it. Now, the Android device screen will appear on the LG TV.
Note: If necessary, you can split the screen on LG TV to watch two different video sources simultaneously. One from Android and the other from TV.
Other Third-Party Apps for Screen Casting
Many third-party apps can screencast Android phones onto the LG Smart TV. Some of the popular apps are mentioned below. You can use any of these apps to mirror the Android screen on your LG Smart TV.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ensure you have connected your Android and LG TV to the same WiFi Network. If not, connect it and try screen casting again.
Some new models of LG TVs have Chromecast built-in.
Yes. You can AirPlay on LG Smart TV if your TV is AirPlay 2-enabled.
Yes. You can connect a phone to the LG TV with USB.