Using Mi Box Android TV as photo viewer and slideshow photoframe

Viewing photos on your Android smartphones is convenient but sometimes we just want to use big screen to enjoy our photo slideshow or having a big TV screen as a photoframe.

Mi Box Photo Viewer

Mi Box S is a great and affordable 4K Android TV box device, while it is connected to TV you immediatelly want to use it to watch video and view photos, however it turns out that there is no built in photo viewer program.

Nvidia Shield TV Photos & Videos app

Nvidia Shield TV device may be better in that case, it has a built-in photo viewer program, however for some reasons, the photo quality is not good, I don’t understand why but it appears that photo is downscaled to lower resolution and there is not a slideshow feature.

Photo viewer for Android TV

Luckily here is a recommendation! Go to Google Play Store (TV), and search the keyword Photo Viewer for Android TV, with this app, you can view photos in fullscreen on TV, play slideshows, or even using it to make your Android TV a photoframe.

How to use Photo Viewer for Android TV?

Needless to say much, it is very simple, and here is a tutorial video on YouTube, please have a look.

What is digital photo frame?

A digital photo frame usually refers to a device with small or large LCD or LED screen which can display digital photos or photo slideshow without the need of extra computer. And the cost of digital photo frame is usually much lower than a computer with a screen, and it is usually energy efficient.

Today, most of the families already have a large flat 1080p or 4K LCD or LED TV and many of these are based on Android TV system, so sometimes people also want to use it as a digital photo frame. All we need to use is an app such as Photo Viewer for Android TV.

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