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2 - On the device, open an application such as Wi-Fi Miracast,
Wi-Fi Direct™, Intel®Wireless Display* or similar and start
scanning for other Miracast devices.
3 - In the list of found devices, select the TV and connect.
4 - On the TV, agree to the request to connect to the TV.
You might be asked to enter a PIN code from the device on
the TV - enter the numbers with the digit keys on the remote
control. Alternatively, you might be asked by the TV to enter a
PIN code on the device. If you connect, the TV will show the
screen of the device.
5 - On the device, select the videos, photos or files you want
to watch on TV.
* Miracast is supported by WiDi 3.5 onwards.
Stop sharing a screen
From the device
With the application you use to start Miracast, you can
disconnect and stop watching the screen of the device on TV.
The TV will switch back to the last selected programme.
From the TV
To stop watching the screen of the device on TV, you can . . .
• press TV to watch a TV broadcast
• press h to start another activity on TV
• press c SOURCE to open the Source menu and select a
connected device.
Block a device
The first time you receive a request to connect from a device,
you can block the device. This request, and all requests in the
future, from this device, will be ignored.
To block a device, select Block . . . in the request window and
press OK.
Unblock all devices
All previously connected and blocked devices are stored in the
Wi-Fi Miracast list of connections. If you clear this list, all
blocked devices will be unblocked.
To unblock all blocked devices . . .
1 - Press h, select S Setup and press OK.
2 - Select Network settings > Wi-Fi Miracast connections
and press OK.
3 - Select Clear all and press OK to clear the list.
4 - Press b, repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu.
Blocking a previously connected device
If you want to block a device that you previously connected,
you need to clear the Wi-Fi Miracast connections list first. If
you clear this list, you will have to confirm or block the
connection for every device again.
Screen delay
The normal delay when sharing a screen with Miracast is about
1 second. The delay might be longer if you are using older
devices/computers with less processing power.
• Miracast on this TV is subject to the HDCP protocol and
cannot display copy-protected premium content sent by a
• The maximum video resolution supported is 720p.

Multi room

What is Multi room ?
With Multi room you can wirelessly send -stream- digital TV
channels from another Philips TV to this TV. You can stream
any digital TV channel from the other TV, also channels from a
subscription smart card. If you can watch the digital channel on
the other TV, you can watch it on this one. If you don't have
an antenna connection in the room where this TV is, you can
use Multi room to watch the digital channels the other TV has
to offer.
If the type number of both TVs, end with an eight e.g. (the
screen size) PFLxxx8, you can switch on the other TV if it's in
standby with this TV. Also, recordings made with the other TV
and stored on its connected HDD can be watched on this TV.
Streaming a TV channel with Multi room will reduce the
resolution from HD to SD.
You cannot stream radio channels (audio only).
What you need
To stream and watch TV channels from another Philips TV,
the other TV needs to serve as a TV channel source. Both
TVs must be connected to your wireless home network.
In Help, read the chapter Network in Setting up to connect
this TV to your home network.
If the other Philips TV has a model number that ends with a
seven, e.g. (the screen size) PFLxxx7 and it has the latest
software, you're all set.
On the other TV, read the Help chapter on Software update
to update its TV software.
Switch on from standby
If the type number of both TVs, end with an eight e.g. (the
screen size) PFLxxx8, you can switch on the other TV from
standby with this TV. Make sure you switch on the setting
Switch on with Wi-Fi on the other TV.
Smart TV / Multi room


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  • AnimeZ Jun 12, 2014 04:38:
    I bought this model about a month ago and now it's giving me problem when i'm trying to upgrade the software via internet connection​. This message telling me to remove any USB connection kept bugging me in which i actually did.

    How can u help me with this?