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Google Chromecast awes streaming media player users with its capabilities, friendliness and most of all its price. Considered as one of the most economic streaming devices, the Chromecast lets users binge-watch everything that the internet has to offer. With an intuitive and easy process, you can access a myriad of popular content in just a few simple steps. The Chromecast is one of the best ways to get everything on your TV and with it, you get unlimited entertainment too!

What is Chromecast? –

Simply put, Chromecast is a streaming device that is powered by a USB cable and easily plugs into your TV’s HDMI port. Use your Chromecast device to access video content from YouTube, Netflix, Hulu and the Google Play Store with the help of your smartphone or computer remotely.  Open the Chrome browser on your computer to stream any kind of content with


How does the Chromecast device work?

Just like any other cable box or antenna, the Chromecast is a transmitter between your TV and your streaming video content that you gather from Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, etc. The content is broadcast to your device, to be displayed on your TV. Consult with experts at to know more.

The difference between the Chromecast and the Chromecast Ultra

The Chromecast streaming player has two varieties, the regular device and the Ultra. Where the basic device streams content up to 1080p and costs around $35, the Ultra is slightly priced higher at about $70 and broadcasts even 4K resolutions with HDR technology. The overall functionality of the device and the instructions, more or less remain the same.

Get a lot more even at the bare minimum

Even at the basic device configuration, you have a Chromecast dongle that comes with a USB cable, and a power adapter. All you need now is an HDTV with an HDMI port, good Wi-Fi connectivity and a computer (alternatively, a mobile device). Plug the cable right in, if your TV has a USB port otherwise use the wall adapter. Control the device with a computer running on Windows or the Mac OS X or with tablets and smartphones running on iOS or Android. With a range of options available for every user accomplish the in just a few simple steps.

Get a Chromecast, get a Smart TV

Once you have a Chromecast, you automatically upgrade your home entertainment without buying a new television. The streaming player is compatible even with your old TV. Stream and control the channels through your smartphone. Get all technical information about how the device works from the team who are available 24×7.

Affordable Device

The Chromecast is by far, the cheapest streaming player available in the market. You can order it online or get it from the nearest store. There are different price rates for different devices and yet the Chromecast proves itself as one of the most economical options. It is definitely better to buy a streaming Chromecast device rather than a new television.

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Setting up the Chromecast

Plug the device into the TV

First, identify the TV’s HDMI port and then plug the Chromecast into it. Now, look for a compatible port or outlet, and plug the USB wire into it.

Note: Connect the adapter to an outlet if you are using the 4k-compatible Ultra device

Downloading the app

Go to the Google Play Store to acquire the Google Home App. Android devices usually come preinstalled with it. If you are using a computer with the Chromecast device, you need not to download the Home app because the browser (Google Chrome) comes along with it. From here, you can actually go through the content just by following the instructions. At the same time, you also have to turn your TV on and select the right input, after which you can just do what the screen tells you to.

Select Devices

Go to Google Home and you will see the devices in the upper right corner. Nevertheless, you may get a prompt at the bottom of the screen to set it up.

Setting up the device

Ideally, the Chromecast will now be set up by the Google Home app. Keep tapping ‘Continue’ whenever you are prompted.

The code

You have to check the code displayed on the TV with the one on your app to see if they match. Thereafter select ‘Yes’ to continue with the process.

Privacy Options

Adjust the Guest and privacy options when you come to this screen.

Connecting to the internet

Ensure to get your apps and Chromecast on the same network. Choose the network and enter the password. Input details manually, if required.

Finally, sign in to your Google Account and take the tutorial.

Note: For the Chromecast Ultra, you have to use an Ethernet.

Robust Support information for Chromecast

Check with the team for all information pertaining to your device and its setup at any time. Speak to our experts through the website, chat with them or just call the toll-free numbers to seek relevant guidance about the Chromecast device. Our help center is ready to serve and support you according to your convenience. We will help resolve the following:

  • Device setup
  • App download, device selection and casting on to your TV
  • Troubleshooting all Chromecast device and software issues
  • Resolving issues using the using guest mode
  • Finding solutions to error messages displayed during device usage

Travel with the Chromecast

As easy as it is to accomplish the process, the device is also portable.  Due to its small size, the device is adjudged as a boon for travelers. It can be easily useful wherever you find a Wi-Fi network. You can also change login details on the go.

Frequently Asked Questions for

Which are the streaming services supported by Chromecast?

Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, HBO Now, Showtime, and Sling TV are some of the major services supported by the device, besides others. Even streaming radio services such as iHeartRadio, Pandora and Spotify, are supported. View photos, share presentations, play games, etc. once you have a completed the device’s setup. Get a full list of supported apps from our experts at

Do volume and other stuff require a separate remote control?

Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, HBO Now, Showtime, and Sling TV are some of the major services supported by the device, besides others. Even streaming radio services such as iHeartRadio, Pandora and Spotify, are supported. View photos, share presentations, play games, etc. once you have a completed the device’s setup. Get a full list of supported apps from our experts at

Note: Enable the TV’s HDMI-CEC settings, first

Is a physical remote control required to use the Chromecast?

No. The Chromecast does not work on a TV-based menu system, so it does not require a remote. Though, if you are using Google’s Android TV platform, you can use the TV’s remote because the interface is compatible with the app.

Note: For those who still want to use a physical remove use Android TV devices Razer Forge, Nvidia Shield, Nexus Player, etc.

Is there a universal search capability?

Complete the to get recommendations from the apps that are already present. Search across streaming services with Google’s Chromecast app meant for the Android. You will also find a similar iOS update.

Is it possible to mirror the device’s display on the TV?

For tablets and phones equipped with Android 4.4.2 and higher, screen mirroring is definitely supported. Also, a subset of devices are optimized to provide this compatibility. If you have installed the Google Cast extension, use your laptops and PCs to mirror any browser tab that is open.

What about the latest version of Google Chromecast?

The new Chromecast comes with some advanced features such as:

  • An improved antenna structure
  • Supports the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard
  • Equipped with a ‘Fast Play’ feature to pre-load content that you want to watch later
  • Still economically priced at about $35

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