Sharp SmartCentral app
Second-screen experience on new Sharp Smart TVs

15 Jan 2013 | Rasmus Larsen |

Sharp has announced a new feature for its TVs with SmartCentral. A new SmartCentral app will expand the TV experience to a smartphone or tablet running iOS or Android.

Sharp Smart TVs get new app

Sharp has released a range of new TVs and updated the SmartCentral functionality with a new app for smartphones and tablets running iOS and Android.

Second-screen experience on Sharp
Sharp’s new SmartCentral app offers a second-screen experience for iOS and Android owners, picture source: Engadget

The SmartCentral app offers users a second-screen TV experience, remote control capabilities, the ability to ”flick” photos and video from a smartphones/tablet onto the TV screen.

The app also offers web browsning support, and support for Netflix’s second-screen controls, which has already been demonstrated on the PlayStation 3. This basically means that you can control the Netflix experience on the big screen from your mobile device.

- Source: Sharp & Engadget

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