What is AirPlay: Explaining Apple’s wireless streaming and mirroring technology

AirPlay is one of the easiest ways available to users to stream or mirror content from their Apple devices to a compatible TV, speaker, or Apple TV. This article will explain everything AirPlay can do and how you can use it.
What is AirPlay?

AirPlay is an Apple technology that allows screen mirroring and streaming among devices. Like Chromecast, it works with video and audio content, both available locally on the device and online. And you can stream pretty much everything from photos, videos, presentations, music, and podcasts from iPhone, Mac, iPod touch, or iPad.
As AirPlay is deeply baked into Apple devices and any other device marked as “Work with Apple AirPlay,” the experience is completely seamless, and you don’t need any extra software to make it work.
While the original AirPlay was a one-to-one protocol, allowing streaming from your phone to a speaker or an iPad to a TV, AirPlay 2, introduced in 2018, expanded its capabilities. And now, you can use your Apple device to str…

Written By: Gaurav Shukla

Original Article: https://www.xda-developers.com/airplay/

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