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How to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV

We will show you in this article how to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV. As we’re going to see, with a little practice and knowledge this operation is relatively simple.

We will see in the first part how to use Wi-Fi to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV. Then we will see the very useful case of the HDMI port.

Finally, we will show you how to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV via two standards: MHL and SlimPort.

If you’re having trouble, do not hesitate to get help from a friend or from an expert of your Oppo A16.

Connect your Oppo A16 to your TV via Wi-Fi

Connect your Oppo A16 with Miracast

Our other articles on Oppo A16 can help you.

The Miracast standard is gradually making its appearance on many devices.

This is a standard dedicated to the connectivity of a TV to your Oppo A16. To use it, you must verify that your Oppo A16 is Miracast compatible, and especially your TV as well. With this technology which is using the H.264 technology, you can normally play videos from your Oppo A16 in full HD and view them on your TV. But please, make sure they were recorded in this format.

DRM or Digital Rights Management is also supported, allowing many video applications like YouTube to be transmitted as well. Do not hesitate to contact an expert for more information on this technology.

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Connecting your Oppo A16 to your TV with Chromecast

An alternative to Miracast is to use Chromecast on your Oppo A16. It is a small box that you will need to connect to your TV. The advantage is that this plug-in is not too expensive and quite widespread.

This should be very useful if Android or even Windows are installed on your Oppo A16. You will be able to transmit all that is contained on the screen of your Oppo A16, and many additional services like Netflix will be offered to you. If you can, do not hesitate to borrow it from a friend or neighbor.

You would be able to test it on your Oppo A16 before buying it.

Use an HDMI cable to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV

The most common alternative to connecting your Oppo A16 to your TV is using an HDMI cable.

Make sure you have access to an HDMI port on your Oppo A16 before buying or using such a connection.

The most common formats on smartphones are the mini-HDMI or micro-HDMI. Also, you need to be sure that your television is equipped with such a technology as well. This is most certainly the case if the TV coupled to your Oppo A16 is less than five to ten years old.

Many apps in the Play Store of your Oppo A16 will help you to make the connection, however the Android system installed on your Oppo A16 should by default be able to link your Oppo A16 to your TV.

MHL and SlimPort to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV

Your Oppo A16 may not have an HDMI port.

An alternative is available: use Mobile High Definition Link or MHL or SlimPort.

We recommend that you use the SlimPort as it does not need an additional power source.

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However, make sure your Oppo A16 is compatible with this technology, such as visiting an authorized dealer or an expert on your Oppo A16. The HMI system remains a good alternative, with resolutions that can approach the 4K. In any case, you will also have to check that your television is compatible with these technologies.

If so, you should see small logos stating its standards on the back of your TV. Do not worry if your TV is not compatible, you will always have the choice to buy an additional adapter between it and your Oppo A16.

To conclude on connecting your Oppo A16 to your TV

We hope to have brought you some elements here to connect your Oppo A16 to your TV. In all cases, we strongly recommend that you check whether your devices are compatible with the mentioned technologies, both your TV and your Oppo A16. Given the different versions of these standards currently available, the quality of the image and sound may also vary from one version to another.

Check these settings carefully before choosing the connection type for your Oppo A16. In any case, do not hesitate to contact a salesman in a specialized shop that will help you at best on the right adapter, box or cable to buy!

How do I connect my Oppo phone to my TV?

All you have to do is simply download the AirDroid Cast app on your Oppo device and open the AirDroid Cast webcasting page on the browser of your TV. You can choose to screen mirror your Oppo screen to your TV using either a nine-digit casting code or by scanning the QR code.

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How do I connect my Oppo phone to my TV using HDMI?

– Plug in the USB-C end of the adapter into your smartphone or tablet.
– Connect a HDMI cable into the adapter.
– If you’ve not done so already, plug the other end of the HDMI cable into a HDMI port on your TV or monitor.
– Navigate to the HDMI source on your TV / Monitor.

How do I display my phone screen on my TV with HDMI?

How do I know if my Android supports HDMI alt mode?

The short answer is: if your device has a USB-C port, it will likely support HDMI Alt Mode. Over the years, many smartphone manufacturers have adopted USB-C technology, making them more universally compatible with a range of devices.

What phones support HDMI Alt?

– Samsung Galaxy S20 / S20+ /
– Samsung Galaxy S10e / S10 / S10 +
– Samsung Note 9 / 20.
– Samsung Galaxy S8/ S8+ S9/ S9+
– Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra.

How do I connect my phone to my TV using a USB cable?

– Locate the USB port on your TV or use an HDMI-to-USB adapter to add a USB port to the TV.
– Use a cable that plugs into both the phone and TV or adapter to connect the devices.
– Go to the Source button on the TV remote control or on-screen menu. Select USB.

Why is my phone not connecting to TV with USB?

The USB cable should be connected securely to your TV and mobile device. Check whether the USB cable supports data transfers. Don’t use USB cables that are only exclusive for charging. If the mobile device uses Media Transfer ProtocolMedia Transfer ProtocolThe Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) is an extension to the Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP) communications protocol that allows media files to be transferred automatically to and from portable devices. › wiki › Media_Transfer_ProtocolMedia Transfer Protocol – Wikipedia (MTP), change the settings on your mobile device to Mass Storage Class (MSC).