Enjoy all your multimedia files and turn your PC into an AirPlay and DLNA receiver
5KPlayer is an interesting combination of tools for the enjoyment of our music and movie files that we have on the computer and those that are available on the web. This software can play songs and videos in different formats, including movies in DVD format and ISO format. It also integrates a section to play web content, through which you can enter the streaming addresses of online radio stations and compatible video services. To all this is added a tool to download videos from the Internet, for example from YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, etc.
Among its other functions it integrates a DLNA-compatible media server, through which music, photo and video files stored on the hard drive of the PC can be shared with other devices on the local network. Finally, it includes an Airplay and DLNA content receiver that offers the possibility of mirroring an iPhone or iPad screen to a computer, as well as wirelessly playing multimedia content from smartphones or other devices that support the aforementioned transmission protocols.
How to use 5K Player to mirror your iPhone screen to a PC or TV
- Launch 5KPlayer on your PC.
- In the software interface, click the AirPlay icon.
- In the Settings menu, click AirPlay and enable the AirPlay service.
- On your iPhone, open the Control Center by sliding your finger down from the upper right corner of the screen.
- Tap Screen mirroring, select 5KPLAYER and you’re done.
Trick: if you have a Miracast-compatible Smart TV (LG, Samsung), you can use it to display the PC screen and in turn the iPhone screen. To do this, press Windows Key + P. Choose a projection type, click Connect to a wireless projection and select your Smart TV.