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[Q] S III as a Miracast TRANSMITTER dongle

OP ksushi

15th January 2014, 09:39 AM   |  #1  
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Hi All,

I use an SIII to output wirelessly to my Miracast-enabled TV, through Allcast share.

I also have an old laptop, which doesn't have Miracast/WIDI hardware.

I would like to use the SIII as a Miracast transmitter dongle, to output the screen of my laptop to my TV, using the Miracast hardware of the SIII.

So far I have been able to do so by installing the Nomachine NX server on the laptop, the NX client on the SIII, establishing a connection and then activating Allcast.
It all works (audio and video), but it gets a bit laggy and stuttering when I try to stream videos from websites, as the CPU load on the laptop maxes out.

I was wondering if there's any more efficient way to do so, getting rid of some overhead and lag? Either through USB connection or WiFi?

Thanks in advance for any thought
26th April 2014, 03:47 PM   |  #2  
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I am interested in this topic too.

Is there a Wireless Display TRANSMITTER or TRANSCEIVER which can be plugged into the HDMI or USB port of any non-WiDi laptop so that the screen can be mirrored to my Miracast receiver device?
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