How Can I Play Video Camera on My TV?

Do you have a video camera and want to watch your recordings on a bigger screen? Luckily, it’s easy to play video camera on your TV. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to do it step by step.

What You’ll Need

  • A video camera with an AV output
  • An AV cable (usually yellow, red, and white)
  • A TV with an AV input

Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Connect the AV Cable to Your Video Camera

Take the AV cable and plug in the yellow, red, and white cables into their corresponding output ports on your video camera. Make sure they are securely connected.

Step 2: Connect the AV Cable to Your TV

Find the AV input ports on your TV (usually located at the back or side of the TV) and plug in the other end of the AV cable to these ports. The yellow cable should go into the yellow port, red into red, and white into white.

Step 3: Turn On Your TV and Video Camera

Turn on your TV and select the correct input channel for your AV connection. This can usually be done by pressing “Input” or “Source” on your TV remote control until you see your video camera’s image appear on screen.

Turn on your video camera as well so that it sends a signal through the AV cable to your TV.

Step 4: Play Your Video Camera Content

Once you’ve connected everything properly and turned both devices on, you can now play your video camera content. Use the playback controls on your video camera to navigate through videos or photos.

If everything is set up correctly, you should be able to see your video camera content on the TV screen.

Tips and Tricks

  • If your TV doesn’t have AV input ports, you can use an HDMI converter to connect your video camera to your TV.
  • Make sure the AV cable is not too long, as this can result in poor picture quality.
  • Most modern video cameras now come with an HDMI output, which provides better quality than AV cables. If you have an HDMI-enabled TV, use an HDMI cable instead for better picture and sound quality.


Playing video camera content on your TV is a simple process that can be done with just a few steps. By following this guide, you can enjoy watching your videos and photos on a bigger screen with family and friends.