Intel Wireless Display

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Intel Wireless Display for Windows is a device you can use to simply and conveniently stream multimedia from any desktop or laptop computer display onto your compatible HDTV or HDMI monitor wirelessly. There is no direct cable link between your PC and TV at all--the signal is broadcast directly from the computer to the TV. 


  • Windows 10/8/7 compatible
  • Easy to setup
  • 4K Ultra HD displays supported
  • The file size of 206MB

You can binge-watch Netflix and Hulu shows, jam out to your favorite tunes, upload those old family photos, scroll through dozens of apps just like on your smartphone or even view some funny cat videos on YouTube.

It is small and portable.

Intel Wireless Display, or WiDi for short, was invented in 2006 and introduced to the consumer public in 2010. It runs on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, has a file size of 206.04MB and as of Jan 12th, 2015, it has 27,764 total downloads.

Though it may seem obvious, both the computer and the tv will need to be Intel-compatible to work properly. You will also want to be sure your computer has the latest updates of Intel Wireless Display software installed. Putting your PC and the WiDi streaming device as close to each other as possible will give you the best performance.

The good things about WiDi is that the device itself is small, not heavy or clunky, and it has the ability to convert your TV screen into a second monitor if you need or want to get some work done online while you stream TV shows or listen to music, which can help keep your PC from lagging, which I'm sure everyone hates when that happens. The only drawbacks seem to be that you cannot play any DVD or Blu Ray discs while WiDi is enabled; also, this product is not available everywhere.

Earlier versions were only able to support 780p or 1080p resolutions while later versions supported 4K Ultra HD displays. 

Windows 10/8/7 operating system
Compatible Intel processor
HDTV or HDMI monitor support
At least 206MB of available disk space

Allows wireless streaming of media from your device to your TV.
Requires minimal setup with user-friendly interface.
Provides high-definition audio and video quality.

Limited compatibility with only certain Intel and Wi-Fi Direct devices.
Performance issues like lagging or freezing during high-definition streaming.
No MacOS or Linux support, only available on Windows.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Christopher
Intel Wireless Display for Windows is my go-to for putting content from a screen onto a TV. I use it mostly from my laptop to TV. Even better, it is free! You don't have to buy anything like a Chromecast or Firestick. I really think that people should use these free programs a lot more! I love it so much!
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Callum
I found the software that helps me connect Intel wireless display to Windows. I found a note that says recently intel does not provide email, chat or phone support for this product. What does that mean? Is it defunct. Should I download it and continue using it if intel no longer provides support. It was a bit confusing.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Josh
There is hardly any other software out there that can match the useful functions of this great software. Intel wireless display for windows literally transforms my laptop into a projector by displaying media files such as videos on my television screen. The software is also able to update me with an email notification while I am streaming on my device. Thanks to the developers of this powerful piece of software.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Oscar
enjoy ur big screen and wireless view with intel wireless display for window This intel wireless is all about efficiency and conivenencethat u absolutly need in the workspace great booster entertainment. This software running a wide array modernintel processer both on laptop and destop user friendly and best way you can transform your tv to second monitor and imporved immensely and has gained much requested features such as support for touch. Compatibilitly with 5GHZ wifi standardand resolution support upto 4K ultra HD most important 3D content streaming of dvd and blueray content best software easy wireless option and big screen enjoyment in intel wireless display for window
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Josh I*********a
Intel Wireless Display is a software application that allows users to wirelessly stream content from their laptop or desktop computers to their TV. The software works with Intel's WiDi (Wireless Display) technology and is compatible with a variety of Intel-based laptops and desktops. It allows users to view their photos, videos, music, and other content on their TV with the help of a compatible receiver.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Leon Araneo
I've been using Intel Wireless Display software for a few months now and I'm generally impressed with its performance. It is easy to set up and use, and streaming video and audio is smooth and consistent. I've had no major issues so far, though I have noticed occasional stuttering when streaming video from my laptop to my TV. The connection is also very reliable, and I haven't experienced any dropped connections. The range of the signal is also good, as I can move around the room while using the software without any disruptions. All in all, it's a good product.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Blair M******k
I had a few hickups using the Intel Wireless Display software, but it generally worked ok for me and the quality of the streamed content was good.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Sam B******r
Intel Wireless Display software allows users to wirelessly stream content from their computer to a TV or display, providing a convenient and seamless experience.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Kai P*********o
Intel Wireless Display software enables users to stream content wirelessly from their laptops to a compatible TV or monitor without the need for cables or additional hardware.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Jake
Intel Wireless Display is a powerful software that enables users to wirelessly project their computer screen onto a TV or display. It stands out for its feature of streaming and mirroring in full HD 1080p resolution and 5.1 surround sound. With this software, you can enjoy media from your computer on a larger screen without any wired connections.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Finn
It casts your PC screen to a TV effortlessly, supporting various resolutions and audio formats.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Luke
Efficient for screen mirroring, occasional lag issues.
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