5 Best Apps for Screen Mirroring Android and iPhone

Learn how to mirror your Android and iPhone to a bigger screen. Try any one of the apps in this text to do that.

Roger Smith Last Updated: Mar. 17, 2020

Nowadays, an increasing number of people come to focus only on their mobile phones. Everyone takes their phone wherever they go to take photos and videos, play phone games, watch TV, check files, etc. Then, when you go home why not screen mirroring your phone to a bigger screen, sharing your games, photos, videos, and movies with your families?

Screen Mirroring provides an easy way to view your phone content on a larger screen. Here are the best apps for screen mirroring your Android and iPhone.

1. AnyTrans for iOS

AnyTrans for iOS is a comprehensive iPhone data management software, which provides you a Free Screen Mirror tool for iPhone screen mirroring. It allows you to stream any content from your palm to Mac or Windows PC wirelessly. You can control your screen in realtime. AnyTrans for iOS is much convenient to display your videos to friends or presentation documents to the audience.

Best Screen Mirroring App #1 - AnyTrans for iOS

Best Screen Mirroring App #1 – AnyTrans for iOS

Mirroring Requirements for Devices are:

  • The iPhone: iOS 5 and later
  • The Mac: OS X 10.8 and later, macOS 10.12 and later
  • The Windows: Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista

Pros:

  • Totally free for iPhone screen mirroring
  • And without any adapters, cables or other receivers
  • Connect multiple devices to AnyTrans for iOS at the same time

Cons:

  • AnyTrans for iOS is not available for Android

Other Things you can do with AnyTrans for iOS on Computer:

  • During the screen mirroring, you can also record any content and capture iPhone screen in one click.
  • In addition, it can transfer all your iPhone data to another iPhone/iPad, or Mac/PC, and vice versa.
  • Also, it helps you backup your iPhone completely to protect you from unexpected data loss. Then you can restore any data whenever required.

Price:

  • Free for screen mirror tool
  • $49.99 for AnyTrans for iOS (Lifetime)

The Guide for Mirroring iPhone to Computer (iPhone 11 Supported)

Step 1. Download and launch AnyTrans on your computer, make sure your iPhone and computer on the same wireless network.

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Free Download

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Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Step 2. Then click Screen Mirroring option on the left navigation of the interface.

Launch AnyTrans and Click Screen Mirroring option

Launch AnyTrans and Click Screen Mirroring option

Step 3. Open up Control Center on your iPhone:

  • On iPhone X or later or iPad with iOS 12 or later: Swipe down from the upper-right corner of the screen.
  • On iPhone 8 or earlier or iOS 11 or earlier: Swipe up from the bottom edge of any screen.

Step 4. Tap the AirPlay/Screen Mirroring button, and Choose the Name AnyTrans_XXX (your computer name). The iPhone screen will instantly display on the computer.

Tap Screen Mirroring button in Control Center and Choose AnyTrans_XXX

Tap Screen Mirroring button in Control Center and Choose AnyTrans_XXX

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2. Reflector 3

Reflector 3 is designed to screen mirror an iOS or Android device to your Mac or Windows PC. Besides, it’s also available to mirror tablet and computer to a bigger screen without wires or complicated setups. This allows those devices to connect to Reflector and mirror screen with Google Cast, Miracast and AirPlay mirroring. Reflector makes it easier to share your device screen with anyone.

Best Screen Mirroring App #2 - Reflector 3

Best Screen Mirroring App #2 – Reflector 3

Mirroring Requirements for Devices are:

  • The iPhone: iPhone 4s and later
  • The Mac: macOS 10.10 and later
  • The Android: Android 5.0 Lollipop or higher (Google home is needed for Android 4.4.2)
  • The Windows: Windows 10, 8, 7

Pros:

  • Without any adapters or cables
  • Connect multiple devices to Reflector at the same time
  • Easily record one or all connected devices. Include audio, device frames and more

Cons:

  • Firstly, you need to check if your iPhone or Android devices are compatible with AirPlay, Google Cast or Miracast.
  • And sometimes, you need to combine Reflector 3 and AirParrot 2 to mirror your device to Apple TV and Google Chromecast.

Price:

  • Free trial for 7 days
  • Purchase for $14.99

3. ApowerMirror

ApowerMirror is a wonderful screen mirroring app for both Android devices and iPhone, with full compatibility for Windows and Mac. Moreover, this tool offers not only casting your phone screen to another device but also features like controlling your Android from PC. Here’s the guide for mirroring phone to computer.

Best Screen Mirroring App #3 - ApowerMirror

Best Screen Mirroring App #3 – ApowerMirror

Mirroring Requirements for Devices are:

  • The iPhone: iPhone 5 and later with AirPlay
  • The Mac: Mac OS 10.9 and later with AirPlay
  • The Android: Android 5.0 and later with Chromecast
  • The Windows: Windows 10, 8, 7

Pros:

  • Two viewing options are provided: display options include Full-Screen mode or Landscape mode
  • It’s also available for recording phone screen and taking screenshots
  • And, some exclusive functions for Android like are provided, like Control Android with Mouse and Keyboard.

Cons:

  • Too expensive
  • Watermarked for personal/commercial version

Price:

  • $69.95 for personal license (Lifetime)
  • $159.9 for business license (Lifetime)

4. Airserver Universal

With AirServer enabled on your big screen, you can easily mirror your Android and iPhone display over to it wirelessly. Moreover, you can also mirror or cast the screen from any other AirPlay, Google Cast or Miracast compatible devices. Airserver provides you multiple choices for mirroring, like Airserver Connect (the world’s first 4K UHD all-in-one mirroring device that can receive AirPlay, Google Cast and Miracast), but it costs $499.

Best Screen Mirroring App #4 - Airserver Universal

Best Screen Mirroring App #4 – Airserver Universal

Mirroring Requirements for Devices are:

  • The iPhone: iPhone 4S and later, iOS 7 and later with AirPlay
  • The Mac: Mac OS X 10.8-10.14 with AirPlay
  • The Android: All Miracast/Google Cast certified Android devices.
  • The Windows: Any Windows PC/Tablet certified for Miracast (with Project option) running Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

Pros:

  • Side-by-side mirroring from multiple devices
  • Record videos on a Mac

Cons:

Price:

  • Free trial for 14 days
  • $25.99 for personal license
  • $49.99 for business license

5. Mirroring360

Mirroring360 is a professional screen mirroring software for Android and iPhone. Besides, it allows you to mirror the display screen of other devices such as iPad, Mac, Android tablet, Chromebook, or PC to computers wirelessly. Also, It provides many uses in education and business. Here’s the guide for how it works.

Best Screen Mirroring App #5 - Mirroring360

Best Screen Mirroring App #5 – Mirroring360

Mirroring Requirements for Devices are:

  • The iPhone: iPhone 4S and later
  • The Mac: Mac OS X 10.9-10.13, Mac OS X 10.7-10.8 (different versions needed)
  • The Android: Android 5.0 and later
  • The Windows: Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista

Pros:

  • You can mirror 4 devices simultaneously.
  • Screen recording, PC screen sharing, and web meeting are available

Cons:

  • You need to get different apps/versions for multiple devices

Price:

The Bottom Line

This is not a complete list of apps that can be used, but those focus on various situations for screen mirroring Android and iPhone. You can easily check this list and get any of them to mirror your screen on a big screen device for presenting files, sharing content, enjoying media. Or have we omitted any great app? Feel free to share your ideas in the comment section with us.

Roger Smith

Work for iMobie team for 5 years as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS or Android related issues.