Does Galaxy S4 support remote control?

Does Galaxy S4 support remote control?

Samsung’s new flagship smartphone sports a feature that’s becoming increasingly popular as of late: the Galaxy S4 will come with a built-in infrared LED and companion app that allows it to control your television and home theater system.

How do I mirror my Galaxy S4 to my TV?

To connect wirelessly, go to your phone’s Settings, then tap on Connections > Screen mirroring. Turn mirroring on, and your compatible HDTV, Blu-ray player, or AllShare Hub should appear in the device list. Choose your device and mirroring will begin automatically.

Does Galaxy S4 Mini have infrared?

With the built-in IR blaster, use your Galaxy S4 as a universal remote that controls many components and offers personalized recommendations on what to watch.

What Samsung phones have IR blaster?


  • Samsung Galaxy J.
  • Samsung Galaxy Mega.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge.
  • Samsung Galaxy Round.
  • Samsung Galaxy S4.
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini.

Does Galaxy Tab 4 have infrared?

The IR blaster on the right side of the Galaxy Tab 4 allows you to use the tablet as a remote control. The included WatchOn app connects to your television and home-entertainment system with ease.

Does Galaxy s3 have IR blaster?

The galaxy s3 doesn’t have a rf blaster. It can’t be used as a remote. Only the gs4 and up have it. If you have comcast, they have an app that shows what’s on, and changes channels for you.

Does Galaxy s4 have smart view?

1 To open the Quick settings panel, using two fingers, swipe down from the top of the screen. 2 Touch the Smart View icon. Note: Swipe left if the Smart View icon is not displayed. 3 Touch the device you want to connect to.

Does Galaxy s4 have screen mirroring?

Equipped with advanced Miracast technology, the Galaxy S4 has the ability to mirror its screen to a PC monitor either by connecting your monitor to a HomeSync device or to an AllShare Cast dongle.

Can I download IR blaster?

Many Android phones come with an embedded infrared “blaster” that uses the same technology as old-school remotes. All you need to do is download a universal remote app like AnyMote Smart IR Remote, IR Universal Remote or Galaxy Universal Remote to use your phone to control any device that receives an IR signal.

Can I use my Samsung tablet as a remote control?

Use a Samsung app on your Galaxy phone or Tab. Samsung has released an app to the Android Market that turns your Android-powered Samsung smartphone (OS 2.1 or up) or Galaxy Tab tablet into a digital remote–so long as you use it with a compatible TV. The Samsung TV Remote uses Wi-Fi to form a connection with the TV.