control tv from android phone

Control your TV connected with your Smartphone

Today, every connected TV almost comes with its mobile application that turns your smartphone or tablet into an efficient, intuitive remote control at your side. You can not only control your TV or share content from your mobile device but use it as a second TV screen.

Steer and watch Orange TV from your smartphone or tablet

The Orange TV application

On each of your screens (smartphone, tablet, PC, TV), Orange offers a seamless experience from one device to another. So, with the app Orange TV, you can watch live TV and on demand (replay) from your smartphone or tablet at home or on the move, and look the same convenient and familiar universe. With this app all-in-one, you can run a program on your TV, schedule recording and return to your TV decoder but also control your home TV through the feature “remote control” from your tablet or mobile connected WiFi Livebox. If you are an Orange customer, visit the Orange assistance in determining the compatibility of the Orange TV app with your offer.
The Orange TV application is free and available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone.

Dedicated to Orange TV decoder, this app allows you to program and play back recordings on it. You can control and start playing to the beginning of the program and through intelligent chaptering, find a precise sequence using descriptive labels and keywords.
Available for Android and iOS. Free.


TVCommand Orange
Orange TVcommand allows you to control and play with your Orange TV decoder (LiveboxPlay and new Orange TV) directly from your mobile or compatible tablet. The application identifies your Orange TV decoder model and offers appropriate buttons to operate. You can search for programs by theme or via the integrated search engine, zap from your list of favorite channels, control volume, your actions are instantly reflected on your TV. To play video games of Orange TV, you can also use the joystick function keys. Available for Android and iOS for Free.

Smart TV
Smart TV is a TV that is connected by cable or wifi on your box and gives you access to content and services available on the Internet. Like on a smartphone or tablet, you will find applications. From your TV you can watch programs from major chains VOD or replay, check the weather, listen to your Deezer playlists, access your social networking accounts and follow the posts your friends have shared on Facebook or Twitter, or even watch videos on Dailymotion or photos stored in the cloud.

The Samsung Smart TV and its application portal
To facilitate all these uses, these new smart TVs have a remote control more or less sophisticated but mostly they work in concert with mobile applications that offer several advantages:
– You have not one but several remote controls (free) to control your TV
– You can control the basic functions (change the channel, adjust the volume, play, pause, etc) very easily from your Smartphone
– You enter text on your TV easier when using Internet applications and chatez on Facebook or find programs to watch titles
– You get a more convenient virtual controller to play on your TV
– You can share content between your various screens include watching the photos or videos stored on your smartphone on the big TV screen

Here is a selection of apps, all free. Relatively easy to use, it is necessary for this to work your TV and mobile device are connected to the same WiFi network. Also remember to check the compatibility of the chosen app with one hand on your TV model and also that of your Smartphone or tablet.

Apps to control your Smart TV

Samsung Smart View 2.0

Samsung Smart View 2.0
The Smart View application can control a Samsung Smart TV (channel change or source, changing the volume, access to the settings menus, virtual joystick, etc.). It also proposes to display on his smartphone or tablet images of the TV (depending on model), a multi-screen function which however does not allow to view two separate programs.
Available for Android and iOS. For older TV models) Smart View 1.0 is available for Android and iOS.

Sony TV SideView
Dedicated to Sony devices such as BRAVIA TVs and Blu-ray Disc players, since it allows Smartphone to easily search for a program or set a record. With this app, you can also display content on the TV from your mobile device and vice versa. When the owners of a smart SmartWatch 3, they can also remotely control their TV from their wrist!
Available for Android and iOS.

LG TV Remote
LG TV Remote

LG TV Remote
Remote control for LG Electronics TVs, this app also provides the ability to view the contents of the smartphone to the TV or to continue reading some TV programs on a tablet in another room. Some TV connected to the brand fit for doing an NFC tag to quickly connect your mobile device to the TV.
Available for Android and iOS.

LG TV Remote
LG TV Remote

Panasonic TV Remote 2
Dedicated to TV Panasonic VIERA, this app offers much the same functionality. noticeable difference, your TV recordings can be controlled remotely from your smartphone even away from home.
Available for Android and iOS.

Panasonic TV Remote 2
Panasonic TV Remote 2

Philips MyRemote
Same with this app for Philips TVs available for Android and iOS.
Depending on the brand of your television, you can find others on application stores, including Android.

Philips MyRemote
Philips MyRemote

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