Make any experience on your PC a more entertaining one—Intel® WiDi lets you easily stream all the things you love directly to your big screen HDTV.1
A PC or an Ultrabook™ featuring Intel® WiDi gives you a serious entertainment upgrade. Movies, videos, photos, music, your favorite apps and more—experience it all, bigger and better than ever before with stunning image clarity and sound on your big screen TV or your home theater system. Free from the burden of wires. All you need is a PC with Intel® WiDi, an Intel® WiDi compatible adapter connected to your existing TV, or one of the growing numbers of TVs or other receiver devices that come with Intel WiDi built in. See the list of WiDi-ready devices below.
Enjoy visually stunning HD video with a roomful of friends with Intel® WiDi — a technology built into Intel® Core™ processors. The latest version of Intel® WiDi software supports a variety of super-rich HD experiences, including Full 1080p video support for streaming protected content, such as Blu-ray* and 3D*.
When your PC has Intel® WiDi, you can do more of the things you want to do—all at the same time. Check e-mail while you’re watching movies and videos on your HDTV, or discuss the movies and videos you’re watching with friends around the globe. Intel® WiDi Widget makes it all simple—find out more below.
With Intel® WiDi, you can interact with the Windows 8* touch UI and applications, and enjoy it on your big screen TV in real time, across many Intel WiDi-enabled devices. The latest version of Intel® WiDi supports USB over WiFi at USB 2.0 speed for connecting wireless devices, such as a keyboard, mouse, gamepad, a camera, or storage.
How do you know if your PC has Intel® WiDi? Type "WiDi" in your search bar. If your PC has built-in Intel® WiDi, you will see the "Intel® WiDi" application in your search results. If your PC doesn't already have Intel® WiDi, see below.
To use Intel® WiDi, follow these two easy steps:
Step One: Once you have verified you have a PC with Intel® WiDi, connect an Intel® WiDi compatible adapter (see the list of WiDi-ready devices below) to your existing TV, or use one of the growing number of TVs or other devices that come with Intel® WiDi built in.
Step Two: Launch the Intel® WiDi application from your PC, press the connect button, and enjoy.
Did you know that you can show separate content on the laptop and HDTV at the same time? Intel® WiDi Widget makes this super easy! With the Intel® WiDi Widget, you can easily watch a movie on Netflix* or YouTube* on the HDTV while you browse the Web or check your e-mail on your laptop.
1. Requires an Intel® WiDi enabled system and Intel® WiDi enabled receiver device. 1080p and Blu-ray* or other protected content playback only available on 3rd or 4th generation Intel® Core™ processor-based PCs with built-in visuals enabled, a compatible receiver device and media player, and supporting Intel® WiDi software and graphics driver installed. Consult your PC manufacturer. For more information, see www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/intel-wireless-display.html.