The Amazon Fire TV Stick is a fantastic piece of technology. It does almost anything. It can be used to watch sports and live TV, stream movies, play games, and anything else you can think of. With a little time, you can even side-load other apps on to the Fire Stick to access to endless array of content, including live broadcasts and free TV shows. Sometimes you may want to watch videos, presentations, and photos stored on your phone on your TV. You don't have the option to connect your Android or iPhone to an Amazon Fire Stick directly. However, there are many third-party apps out there that allow you to mirror iPhone to Firestick. We'll look at some of the biggest and best ways to mirror an iOS device, including iPhone and iPad, to your TV with an Amazon Fire Stick.
While there are a lot of options out there for mirroring iPhone to Fire TV, AceThinker Mirror is easily one of the best apps out there. It's the perfect solution for mirroring your phone to PC and TV and being able to control it through the larger screen. It does a lot more than mirroring your device too. It allows you to record and annotate the screen while mirroring. The app works both wirelessly and through a USB cable. Here's how to mirror your iPhone to Fire TV using AceThinker Mirror.
Step 1 Install and launch AceThinker Mirror
Download the AceThinker Mirror app and install it through one of the download buttons below. The app can also be downloaded and installed on your TV.
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Step 2 Link iPhone and TV to same Wi-FI
Connect the iPhone and TV to the same wireless network. Open the iPhone mirror screen app on your TV and find the "pin" tab to see the PIN.
Step 3 Mirror iPhone to Firestick
Click the "pin" icon on your iPhone. It's to the upper right side of the main menu — type in the pin from the TV.
AllConnect for Fire TV
AllConnect is a simple and lightweight mirroring app that does just what it needs to do; it mirrors content from an iPhone to a Fire TV. It can be used to browse through Vimeo and YouTube channels and send everything to the TV through a few taps. It lets you stream MP3 and FLAC music files directly to your TV, stream content from Kodi and Plex, and play files in the background as you continue browsing for extra content. AllConnect lets you connect iOS to Fire TV effortlessly.
Steps to use AllConnect:
- Using AllConnect is as simple as downloading the free app for your iOS device.
- While the app is free, some advertisements and other limitations are limiting the number of connected devices – on the free version. You can remove these limits by purchasing the paid version.
- Then, install the app for your Fire TV. After installing and running the application on both devices, add the content you need on iOS and mirror it to Fire TV.
Video & TV Cast for Fire TV
This simple free mirroring app created by 2Kit is the most straightforward mirroring app there is. After installing it on the Fire TV and iOS device, you can stream content from the iPhone or iPad directly to the TV through Video & TV Cast. Watch all your favorite videos, stream live sports, and send music and videos to your Fire TV with a few simple taps. The app is entirely free to use, but there is a premium edition available. The premium edition includes some great extra features.
Connect iPhone to Fire TV with Video & TV app:
- Start by downloading the iOS app to your device and setting it up.
- Then download it for the Fire TV and install the app through the Amazon app store.
- After connecting the apps, choose the content from the iPhone/iPad to stream to the Fire Stick. Video and TV Cast takes care of everything for you.
AirPlay Mirror Receiver
AirPlayMirror is a simple and straightforward all-purpose app for mirroring content from iPhone to Fire Stick. The app allows you to connect up to four Apple devices at once, stream Netflix and YouTube, and play content from your iPhone or Mac, including images, photos, and videos. Unfortunately, this app isn't free, but there is a 15-minute trial version that lets you test the app before making the purchase.
Mirror iPhone to Firestick with AirPlayMirror Receiver:
- AirPlayMirror works a little different than the other apps we've looked at. Start by installing the app to your Fire TV.
- Open it up and enable the device as a receiver. Now, grab your iPhone and turn AirPlay on.
- Choose Fire TV as the AirPlay receiver. Connect your devices and then choose the content to mirror the iOS hardware to get started.
AirBeam TV for Roku TV
AirBeam TV for Roku TV is an easy way to stream your iPhone screen to a Fire Stick. This method does not involve any cables, which means that everything is done wirelessly. Also, streaming using this app is efficient because there is no delay while mirroring from the iPhone device. By using AirBeam TV, users will be able to cast photos and play videos on the TV. This method is one of the easiest ways to watch and play your iPhone screen from a bigger screen, without the need for any cables or Apple TV. Here are the steps in using AirBeam TV for Fire Stick.
- Download the Airbeam app from the App Store. Tap the "Get" button from the AirBeam page to install it on the iPhone.
- After installation, launch the app and then let it search for the Fire Stick within the area.
- Tap the name of the device from the iPhone, and then tap the "Start Mirroring" button afterwards.
- Tap the name of the device again and this time, tap "Start Broadcast" and the iOS screen will be streamed on the TV.
It's never been more accessible to mirror an iPhone screen to Fire TV with these handy apps. There's no need to buy an Apple TV to mirror your iOS devices to the big screen. You can use a Fire TV or, indeed, any other smart TV available to you. If you have other suggestions for mirroring iPhone to Fire TV, let us know in the comments below.