TV and Media Players with DLNA, AllShare or UPnP work directly with Tubio App. One of the major reasons to get this app is to play Web Videos directly on the TV. In order for this to work, you need a device that supports one of the three mentioned streaming options above. Moreover, the phone and TV must be connected to same WiFi network. The basic advantage of this app is to cast web videos directly. The dedicated apps of devices like Chromecast and Fire TV may not work properly otherwise. Learn how to get and install Tubio for PC on Windows and Mac. Use this guide to cast videos and music directly from laptop.
How to use Tubio
Three main supported streaming options for Tubio are AllShare, UPnP and DLNA. These are the most common technologies for casting videos, music and even device’s screen to TV. Not sure which tech does your TV support? Just check the box or stickers on the TV. It is normally mentioned there.
Some old TVs do not have a built-in streaming option. In this case, use a casting device like Chromecast or Amazon Fire TV stick. Another popular option is Roku. All three of these devices offer dedicated apps. Chromecast is especially very useful and works flawlessly with Android. However, when it comes to casting web videos or local videos, Tubio may still work better.
In order to cast a local or web video to TV, make sure that your phone/laptop and TV are connected to same WiFi network. Next up, just open the app, start the video and then click on Cast button. From here on, select the connected TV and then click on play. Now you do not need to keep the browser or app open. Continue using the phone normally and video will still keep playing.
How to install Tubio for PC
Go ahead and install an Android emulator first. The best emulators are listed HERE. Check this out and select the best one for yourself.
Once done, choose whether to install Tubio for PC via APK or Play Store. In case of former method, download Tubio APK. Otherwise, login to Play Store, search for “Tubio” and click on Install.
That’s pretty much how to get Tubio for PC.