How to Mirror iPhone or Mac to Amazon FireStick

The Fire TV Stick has built-in screen mirroring, but streaming devices don’t currently support Apple AirPlay technology, so they won’t work on Apple devices. However, you can use the Fire TV Stick to mirror your iPhone to a big screen.

Learn how to use a third-party app to mirror content from your iPhone or Mac computer to your Fire TV Stick.

Note: The steps in this tutorial will work on all Fire TV Stick models from Fire TV Stick Lite to Fire TV Stick 4K Max. If some of the steps differ from what’s in this post, please update your Fire Stick operating system and check again.

Mirror iPhone and Mac to Amazon Fire TV Stick with AirScreen

AirScreen is one of the best tools for mirroring Apple devices to Fire TV Stick. It supports Apple’s AirPlay technology and other wireless display standards such as Miracast, DLNA and Google Cast. You can also use this app to mirror your Android device to your Fire TV Stick.

Set AirScreen for screen mirroring

Follow the steps below to install and set up the AirScreen app on your Fire TV Stick.

  1. Go to the “Search” tab and seek..
  1. type Air screen Select in the search bar Air screen Also Air screen app As a search candidate.
  1. select AirScreen – Airplay & Cast & Miracast & DLNA It’s in the Apps & Games section of the Amazon App Store.
  1. select download Also obtain Install the app on the Fire TV Stick.

Mirror your iOS device to a Fire Stick using AirScreen

You don’t need to install the app on your iPhone or iPad to mirror your screen to your Fire Stick via AirScreen. Connect your iPhone to the same Wi-Fi network as your Fire TV Stick and follow these steps:

  1. Open the iPhone Control Center and Screen mirroring icon.
  2. select AS-AFTT[AirPlay] In the “Screen Mirroring” menu.

Wait a few seconds for the smartphone screen to appear on the TV screen. Keep in mind that mirroring performance depends on the quality of your Wi-Fi network. If your internet connection is slow, scrolling may be delayed.

Mirror your Mac to a Fire Stick using AirScreen

Here’s how to use the app to mirror your Mac screen with AirScreen installed on your Fire TV device.

  1. Open Control center icon In the menu bar, Screen mirroring..
  1. select AS-AFTT[AirPlay] In the screen mirroring menu.

If you don’t see the AirScreen app name in the screen mirroring menu, turn off Wi-Fi on your Mac and then turn it back on. Then join the same Wi-Fi network as your Fire TV Stick and check again.

The Mac display will appear on the TV screen after a few seconds. If there is a delay in mirroring speed or synchronization, you may have an inadequate internet connection. For the best screen mirroring experience, make sure both devices are connected to high speed Wi-Fi.

The TV can also be a secondary display or an extended monitor.choose Screen mirroring icon In the menu bar, Used as a separate display..

To extend the app to your TV, drag the app window to the left corner of your Mac’s screen until it appears on your TV.

AirScreen is a free app, but it occasionally shows ads during screen mirroring sessions. Upgrade to the Pro version for an ad-free mirroring experience.

Mirror iPhone and Mac to Amazon FireStick with AirBeam TV

AirBeamTV is another mirroring app worth mentioning. I used AirBeamTV to mirror my iPhone and Mac to the FireTV Stick and it worked perfectly. However, unlike AirScreen, setting up an AirBeam TV on your device took a little more time and effort.

Another drawback is that you need to install the AirBeam TV on the device that mirrors the Fire Stick. AirBeamTV is free, but the trial version has limited functionality. Buy ad-free, uninterrupted mirroring, HD mirroring, and screen mirroring subscriptions with audio (starting at $ 4.99 per month).

Set up AirBeamTV for screen mirroring

  1. On the home screen of the Fire TV Stick[検索]Go to tab and[検索]Choose seek..
  1. type airbeamtv Select in the search bar Airbeamtv Also Airbeamtv mirroring receiver As a search candidate.
  1. select AirBeam TV screen mirroring receiver You can find it in the “Apps and Games” section of the Fire TV app store.
  1. select obtain Install the app on your Fire Stick device.
  1. Then download the AirBeamTV Mac client from the developer’s website and install it on your Mac. If you want to use the app to mirror your iPhone, install the AirBeam TV mobile client from the App Store.

If AirBeamTV is installed on your device, everything will be set to mirror your content to your TV.

Mirror your iOS device using AirBeam TV to launch your TV Stick

AirBeamTV should automatically detect if your Fire TV Stick is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your device. Open the AirBeamTV app and grant the permissions (notifications and local network) needed to function effectively on your device.

Open AirBeamTV on your Fire TV Stick and follow these steps:

  1. Open AirBeamTV on your iPhone / iPad and tap Screen mirror On the home page, select Fire TV.
  2. Tap Screen mirror Even when the app connects to the Fire Stick.
  1. select Try it now Enter free trial mode.
  2. Toggle on sound When capturing iPhone / iPad audio with the app when mirroring the screen. Please note that “Screen Mirroring with Audio” is a paid feature.
  3. Tap Start mirroring Tap Broadcast start In a pop-up. When you start broadcasting, the iPhone screen will be displayed on the TV.

Screen mirror from Mac to Fire TV Stick using AirBeam TV

Follow the steps to use the app to mirror or extend your Mac display to your TV.

  1. Tap AirBeam TV icon In the menu bar, Start mirroring.. Make sure your Fire TV is the “target device” Enable sound on your TV When Scale the display to fit the TV screen option.

When prompted, allow AirBeamTV access to your Mac’s microphone. Then proceed to the next step to give the app “Screen Recording” permission.

  1. select Open System Preferences At either prompt.
  1. Select the lock icon in the lower left corner and select Fire TV Mirror box.
  1. select Exit and resume..
  1. Open the AirBeamTV app menu in the menu bar and select[Start mirroring.. The app needs to project the entire Mac display onto the TV screen within seconds.
  1. You can mirror one app instead of the entire screen. Open and expand the AirBeamTV menu sauce Drop down and select an app.
  1. select Stop mirroring End the mirroring session.

Note: The free version / trial of the AirBeamTV app allows you to mirror your iPhone or Mac for about 5 minutes per session. You need to purchase the app for at least 5 minutes to mirror your screen.

Enjoy a bigger view

When mirroring videos, presentations, or Netflix movies with these apps, put your iPhone in landscape mode for easier viewing.

I’ve been using AirScreen for a long time, except for occasional ads, without any major confusion. Meanwhile, AirBeamTV stopped the mirroring session about every 5 minutes. AirScreen also provided better image quality and was able to use the trial version to mirror the content with audio.

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