How to Cast Showmax from Phone to TV

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If you are subscribed to the Showmax mobile or Showmax Pro mobile plan, then it is already evident that you can not watch Showmax content on both your computer or Smart TV. Nevertheless, you might still want to catch up with the latest movie or series on the big screen. So the available solution to your problem is to Chromecast from your Showmax mobile app on your phone to your TV set. Here is how you can cast Showmax from phone to TV.

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Requirements for Casting Showmax from Phone to TV

In order to successfully cast or display content from your Showmax mobile app to your TV, you need to have the requirements listed below;

  • Smartphone (IOS and Android).
  • Active WiFi Connection (Both the SmartTV and the phone should be connected to the same WiFi connection.
  • Showmax App on both the TV and the phone.
  • Showmax account and active Netflix subscription.
  • A smart TV with either built-in Chromecast support or a connected Chromecast device. 

How to Cast Showmax from Phone to TV

First things first, you need to ensure that you are well set with your Smart TV. To get started, switch on your Smart TV and connect it to the same WiFi connection as your smartphone. After that, follow the steps below to set your phone in cast mode.

1. Open the Showmax app on your device. If you are already signed in to your account you will be directed to your Showmax home page so you can proceed to the next step. If you have not signed in to your Showmax account, sign in.

2. Tap on the Chromecast icon at the top of the home page. From the pop menu, you will be prompted to select a device that you want to cast content to.

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3. Browse through and select the content that you would like to cast. The content will play out via the Chromecast receiver.

4. To stop casting, select the Chromecast icon again and select Stop Casting.