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How to watch Amazon Prime on Projector

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Amazon Prime is pouring millions of dollars into TV shows and movies. If you love watching your favorite TV shows via a projector and a big screen (Home Theater), then we’ve got you covered. In this article we will show you how to watch Amazon Prime on projector.

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There are many creative ways to watch Amazon Prime on a projector, here are the 3 best ways. The ways are; through a Chrome browser, with an Amazon Firestick device and through an Amazon Prime app.

Pick the method according to which devices you have. For example, If you have a laptop, or are running Amazon Prime off of your Android or Iphone Device.

Let’s start with if you have a laptop running Chrome browser.

Check out our article on How to set up Netflix to watch on your projector

Laptop or Tablet  with Google Chrome Browser streaming to Chrome Cast plugged into the projector

Here’s how to set up your Chrome cast device for your projector. After your chrome cast has been set up, your Laptop (that’s on the same network as the chrome cast device) should be able to detect the Casting device from your Google Chrome menu.

If you have a laptop, get an AnyCast device or Chrome cast device, plug it into the projector. There are tons of videos on Youtube that show you how to set up your Chrome Cast device for streaming.

In order for this to work, your laptop and Chrome Cast device has to be on the same network. You will need your phone or router sharing it’s data (tethering) for both the Any Cast and Laptop to connect to.

When first setting this up for the first time, most people make a mistake of thinking or setting up the the laptop to connect straight to the Chrome Cast device. Now that is wrong!

Amazon Prime app streaming to Anycast Device plugged into the projector.

Here’s how to set up the Amazon Prime, in the video, it’s plugged into a TV, in your case it’s a projector, same steps apply.

This is also the easiest method. Due to competition, Google disallowed Amazon Prime to stream onto it’s google device. They have settled this, and have since allowed Amazon Prime users to be able to freely stream onto the Chrome device with no restriction.

Set up your Chrome device on your projector for your phone to be able to stream onto it. Follow the steps above, instead of streaming from a Chrome, use your Amazon Prime app.

Using the Amazon Prime app, there is an option to stream onto the Chrome Cast device from your iPhone or Android’s Amazon Prime app.

Using an Amazon Fire TV stick plugged into the projector

The Amazon Fire TV stick just like the Chrome Cast is Google’s stream device, it has a built in mini Operating system that allows you to sign into your Amazon Account add channels and watch away.

The set up is simple, simply plug in the Fire Tv USB device into the HDMI port, connect your Fire TV to your WiFi network, add your channels and watch away.

All sorted? Great!

Now you know how to watch Amazon Prime on projector. You now can kick back, put your feet up, and enjoy some brilliant new Amazon Prime shows on the big screen.

FAQ

What do I need to watch Amazon Prime on a projector?

To watch Amazon Prime on a projector, you will need a projector with an HDMI input or a compatible streaming device that can connect to the projector. You will also need an internet connection and an Amazon Prime subscription.

How do I connect the projector to Wi-Fi?

The process of connecting a projector to Wi-Fi may vary depending on the model. Generally, you can go to the projector’s settings menu and look for the Wi-Fi or Network option. From there, you can select your Wi-Fi network and enter the password to establish the connection.

Can I project Amazon Prime video without using an HDMI cable?

Yes, you can project Amazon Prime video without using an HDMI cable. If your projector supports wireless connectivity, you can use screen mirroring or casting technologies to mirror your smartphone or tablet screen onto the projector wirelessly.

What is screen mirroring?

Screen mirroring is a technology that allows you to display the screen of your smartphone, tablet, or computer on a larger screen like a projector. It enables you to mirror or replicate the content from your device onto the projector without the need for physical cables.

Can I use Bluetooth to connect the projector to my device?

It depends on the projector’s capabilities. While some projectors may have built-in Bluetooth connectivity, allowing you to connect your device wirelessly, not all projectors support this feature. Check your projector’s specifications or user manual to see if it has Bluetooth functionality.

 

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