Dear Gamers! Finding trouble in connecting Xbox one to projector? Well I had too and I know how bad it feels. But don’t worry because I tried to fix mine and it works very well for me now and I will tell you how I passed the mission. Stay engaged because this article is for you.
Being a gamer we are aware that Xbox is actually a gaming console and is a product of a Microsoft and was developed for the purpose of connecting to TV and other display media types, a projector being one of the display media type among them but lately people had been facing problems while connecting Xbox one to projector and some one of them did not knew the procedure. So here under this article I will tell you “How to connect Xbox one to Projector”
Steps to Follow:
1: Examine your Projector Connections:
The first thing to look at while connecting Xbox one or any other Xbox series is to look for its connections. Most projectors comes with different types of connectivity ports each offering their specific functions. Most common connections ports are VGA, HDMI, DVI, USB ports etc.
VGA being the older one and is used to transfer image only while HDMI is the modern invention and is used to transfer both video and sound which is why it’s the most used and loved by people.
2: Select a Connection to Proceed with:
Once you have examined your Projector connectivity ports, it’s time to decide by which slot you are going to proceed with. If your projector is a modern one and you are lucky to have an HDMI port, then do not think about any other option and get yourself a good HDMI cable. Other ports are also good but I am sorry to say they won’t give you the realistic gaming experience as the HDMI one.
3: Get yourself a Good Cable:
Having a good and reliable cable is also very crucial, the best option is to use the original cable that is provided with the Xbox.
4: Connectivity Guidelines:
- Connect the Xbox one console with the projector by means of a cable
- Set HDMI as a source on your projector
- You can use HDMI to RCA convertor for older versions of projectors
5: Check for the Malfunctions:
Another good thing that might work for you is to look for the malfunctions such as
- Your cable might be damaged
- The projector might not be able to handle high resolution
What should be the solution towards these problems?
You can know about the damaged HDMI cable by connecting it to multiple devices. Also you can check manually by looking for any cuts around the wire. Whereas the non-handling of higher resolution might be due to change in resolution in your Xbox and console. To let your projector properly detect a signal from your Xbox, try keeping same resolution. For higher resolution you can opt LED’s
As the world is moving towards modernism day by day, everything has started upgrading. I would like to suggest you to go for the newer versions always if your budget allows you. Above were some common problems and solutions towards “how to connect Xbox one to projector”. I hope it worked for you. The main thing in the connecting is choosing the right slot and the right cable. You also must make sure that you have made all the connections exactly right