Google broke its streaming device jinx with the Chromecast with Google TV. All the previous streaming devices were focused only on casting media content from smartphones and PCs. In Chromecast with Google TV, you can install apps and games from the Play Store, a dedicated remote to control the device, standalone OS, and more. In the recent update, Google TV is supported with AirPlay support. With that, you can cast media content from your iPhone, iPad, or Mac to your Google TV wirelessly.

To connect Apple devices and Google TV via AirPlay, you need to do some prerequisites. You must connect your Apple device (iPhone, iPad, or Mac) and Google TV to the same WiFi network. Your Apple device and Google TV needs to be updated to their latest version.

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How to Use AirPlay on Chromecast with Google TV

1. Go to the home screen of your Google TV.

click Airplay option on google tv

2. Press the Source button and select AirPlay.

3. Tap the AirPlay and HomeKit Settings option.

select Airplay and Homekit settings on Google TV

5. Turn on the AirPlay feature.

Turn on the airplay function on google tv

6. Now, you can mirror or cast your Apple device to your Google TV.

How to Screen Mirror iOS device to Google TV using AirPlay

1. On your iOS device, go to Control Centre and select Screen Mirroring.

select screen mirroring on your iOS device

2. Select your Google TV from the list.

3. Now, you can see your Apple device screen on Google TV.

4. Start watching the videos on your iOS device and Google TV.

If you want, you can AirPlay the app directly from your iPhone. Open the AirPlay-compatible app on your iPhone or iPad and play any video content. On the playback screen, tap the AirPlay icon. On the list of devices, choose your Google TV. Now, the video content will appear on your Google TV. Instead of installing Netflix and Amazon Prime Video on Google TV, you can AirPlay the app using this method.

How to Screen Mirror Mac to Google TV using AirPlay

1. On your Mac and select the AirPlay icon displayed in the menu bar.

2. If you can’t see the AirPlay icon at the top, enable it in Displays Settings.

3. Go to System Preferences >> select Displays >> Turn on AirPlay. In addition, tick the box placed left to the option Show mirroring options in the menu bar when available.

Enable AirPlay on Mac

4. That’s it. Now, you can see the AirPlay icon at the menu bar. Just tap it and select your Google TV device.

5. Play your desired content on your Mac, and it will appear on your Google TV.

These are the two different ways to AirPlay media content from your Apple device to Google TV. Use any one of the methods based on your Apple device to AirPlay the media content.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I use AirPlay on Google Chromecast?

No, Google Chromecast is not featured with the AirPlay feature.