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[Q] Connect to TV?

17th June 2014, 12:16 PM |#1  
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Can I connect the Z1 compact to a TV?

I think there is a wireless option, but I think that would induce lag (for gaming) wouldn't it?

I don't see anyway to connect it to the TV with a cable, am I wrong?

Was thinking of using a PS3 controller and playing GTA on my widescreen.

TV is Panasonic VT65.

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17th June 2014, 06:17 PM |#2  
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I think it's as simple as using an MHL cable/unit. I grabbed one of these from Amazon a while back and has worked on a few of my phones. Below is an example. This unit plugs into the MicroUSB port of the phone, and outputs to HDMI. This unit also may require power from a microusb charger though, so check that out.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/MHL-HDMI-Ada...item48651c146e
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18th June 2014, 06:13 AM |#3  
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Exactly

Without lag for gaming = MHL over USB
With minimal lag = Miracast / WiFi / Screen Mirroring
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23rd June 2014, 10:29 PM |#4  
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What about resolution? Does xbmc run satisfactory?
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Quote:
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What about resolution? Does xbmc run satisfactory?

Xbmc runs great thru mhl

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Xbmc runs great thru mhl

sweet, but cant display full HD?
1st July 2014, 12:24 PM |#7  
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Nice.

GTA is 720p on Android as far as I know, and the Z1c is only 720p anyway...

What about the PS4 controller?

Can we not connect that to the Z1c wirelessly?
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