General iPad as Apple tv

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by Yesboss, Nov 27, 2014.

  1. Yesboss macrumors newbie

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    Is it possible to make the iPad function as an Apple TV?
     
  2. dhlizard macrumors G4

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    It doesn't have the hardware to function as an AppleTV, but using available apps/hacks, you can stream many movies/shows to an iPad.
     
  3. Yesboss thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thx dhlizard. I have searched but I can only find audio from iOS device to another..
     
  4. dhlizard macrumors G4

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    You can add xbmc to jailbroken iPad.

    Also, many cable stations/cable and satellite providers have apps to view their content on iPad.
     
  5. Truefan31 macrumors 68040

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    I'd like to know this. Video to ipad
     
  6. Yesboss thread starter macrumors newbie

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    I have a hdmi converter hooked from the Telly to my ipad. I want to mirror the content from my iPhone to the iPad as I would do with an Apple TV..all I can find is software that can mirror from iOS to pc or Mac ...
     

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