For a long time, I was looking for an easy way to play DVDs with my Apple TV without the time-consuming task of ripping the DVDs before watching them. In this article, I will show you how to immediately stream DVDs to your Apple TV with the help of AirPlay Mirroring.
Although AirPlay Mirroring is easy to setup, you can run into performance problems while using it. Especially harder use cases like watching videos can cause performance problems like:
- Video stutters
- Video freezes
- Dropped frames or dropped connection
Here are some tips that could help you improve the overall performance of AirPlay Mirroring.
There’s an easy way to find out whether your Mac supports AirPlay Mirroring: If you see AirPlay Display (Mavericks) or AirPlay Mirroring (Mountain Lion) options in the Displays pane of System Preferences, then your Mac model supports it. If you don’t see it, this feature isn’t supported.
What is AirPlay Mirroring?
You can mirror exactly what you see on your iOS Device or Mac to your TV by using an Apple TV. So you can show everyone in the room what’s on your display (web pages, videos, games, etc.). It works wireless and supports zooming and device rotation.Continue reading