MHL, Slimport, Miracast and Chromecast. What’s the best way to get from phone to TV?

Wired or wireless? We look at the best ways to get your phone display on your big screen. One of the most frequent questions we hear at Clove is “how can I get my x‘s screen to show on my TV?”. It’s a very widespread issue and one that rarely has a simple answer. This is in part due […]

Will Chromecast kill off MHL & SlimPort?

Will we still need cables or will Chromecast negate this need? Just over 12 months ago, Google released Chromecast. What is Chromecast I hear you ask? Google describe it as “a thumb-sized media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV. Set it up with a simple mobile app, then send your […]

LG G3 – HDMI SlimPort

At 5.5″ the display on the LG G3 is big enough for you to complete most tasks on the move and even enjoy plenty of media. However there are times when a bigger screen has a real advantage.  You might want to show off your holiday snaps or share a presentation with others.  So rather […]

LG G2 SlimPort demonstration

The LG G2 has the ability to share the contents of it’s screen with HD displays in 2 ways.  The first is via the microUSB port on the bottom of the device and the other is using Miracast technology that shares the display wirelessly. In the following video we show the G2 connected to a […]

MHL v SlimPort – What is the difference?

What are the differences between Mobile High Definition Link & SlimPort? These are two technologies that you may have heard of, but do not understand the differences between.  In this post, we look to explain the differences. What do they do? Mobile High Definition (MHL) and SlimPort are technologies whereby video and audio can be […]

Google Nexus 5 SlimPort demonstration with HDTV

Connect the Google Nexus 5 to a HD display. Many phones have the ability to connect to an HD display and the Google Nexus 5 is no exception. The only difference here is that to connect it, you need a SlimPort adapter rather than the more common MHL adapters that the likes of Samsung, Sony […]

What is SlimPort?

Are you interested in using your phone or tablet with a larger screen? If so, you may be interested in our ebook: ‘Wired or Wireless? The ultimate guide to using your phone with a big screen’.Enter your email address below and we’ll send it straight over to you. Get the ultimate guide to using your phone […]