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Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3: How To Turn On Screen Mirroring

Screen mirroring is a special feature that the most performance smartphones offer their users. It is all about allowing you to display whatever you were viewing on the screen of the phone on a different screen, usually a larger one with a higher image quality. Most people use it to connect their device to a TV, so here is how you can turn on Screen Mirroring on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3:

  1. There are two different methods you have at hand;
  2. You can do it with a wired or with a wireless connection;
  3. Depending on your TV model, you might need several extra components.


Method #1 The hard-wired connection

  1. Buy a compatible MHL adapter;
  2. Connect the smartphone to the adapter;
  3. Plug the MHL adapter to any power source;
  4. Buy a standard HDMI cable;
  5. Connect the adapter to the HDMI port on your TV;
  6. Set the TV to display video through the HDMI port that you are accessing;
  7. The TV should start mirroring your Huawei.


Tipif your TV is an older, analog model, you will also need an HDMI to composite adapter in order to handle the screen mirroring on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3.


Method #2 The wireless connection

  1. Buy an AllShare Hub;
  2. Use a standard HDMI cable to connect the Hub to the TV;
  3. Make sure that both the smartphone and the Hub or the TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi network;
  4. Go to Settings;
  5. Select Screen Mirroring.


Tipthe AllShare Hub is mandatory only for analog TVs, if you have a Smart TV you wont need to buy a Hub.

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