smartphone to smarttv

hi,

i have moto 4g plus android smart phone. I have smart big sony tv. how i connect phone with tv so that whatever playing in phone app can be seen in big tv. i am able to connect windows laptop with a hdmi etc cable though. for phone any such wires or arragement?

please advise
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Jackie ManIT ManagerCommented:
Buy Chromecast or Miracast to connect to your TV and stream the content from your smartphone.

https://store.google.com/product/chromecast_2015
maredzkiCommented:
Ditto, I have chromecast connected via hdmi and it works well.
Jackie ManIT ManagerCommented:
https://motorola-global-en-aus.custhelp.com/app/answers/prod_answer_detail/a_id/114663/p/30,6720,9809

Link for Chromecast info.

Post back the model no of your TV.

Need to check the spec of your TV first.

"whatever playing in phone app" I assume you only want to play photos and videos and not to do screen mirroring.

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Jose Gabriel Ortega CastroCEO Faru Bonon IT - EE Solution ExpertCommented:
Yes certainly, you need a device or media that received the information from your phone to put it into the TV.
There is a chromecast as jackie says. But I'd recommend you to get the Nvidia shield :) It's expensive but you can manage everything from there and even come with google assistant.

I used it extensively for google movies, Netflix, Spotify, google music, amazon prime, youtube, ted, etc. (supports 4K natively).
I got the version 2014 and it works just great, and I used it as well to stream my video games into the big TV :) hahaha
https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/shield/
And maybe in black Friday should get any discount on amazon hahaha :)
And keeping this in mind: https://support.google.com/chromecast/answer/7249696

It works just fine and I highly recommend it
Jackie ManIT ManagerCommented:
"Yes certainly, you need a device or media that received the information from your phone to put it into the TV."

A device is not a MUST and it is the reason I ask you about model no of your TV. There are paid app to do the streaming for specific models of major brands of smart TV which in Internet enabled either via WiFi or network cable.
Jose Gabriel Ortega CastroCEO Faru Bonon IT - EE Solution ExpertCommented:
Uhmm good to know, I got the shield since 2014 and at that time it was a must.
gudii9Author Commented:
some latest and greatest tv almost  6 feet
i will check model number soon
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