Apple TV, iPhone and Droid

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by Sierra Shadow, Oct 13, 2010.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Jun 21, 2010
    Does the Apple TV need to be (wirelessly) connected to a router to stream video from an iPhone 4 or Droid? Is there a device (like Google TV) that can do it without the router?
  2. macrumors 68020


    May 26, 2006
    New York, Baby!
    If you have wifi tether on the Droid (if it's 2.2), you can use that as the Router...
  3. thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 21, 2010
    It is a Droid X so I would think it is the latest update. That is my wife's phone so I am not sure. I want to take a TV camping and stream video in an area where there is no 3G signal or wifi. So if I have the Apple TV, I can stream video from my iPhone 4 through the Droid X's tethered wifi? That would work for me!
  4. macrumors regular

    Jul 9, 2010
    It would probably be easier to take a router. As long as the ATV and laptop are networked, it will stream. iPhone 4 cannot stream to AppleTV yet, as Airplay isn't out.

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