What is Chromecast?

Chromecast is a media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV. Simply use your mobile device and the TV you already own to cast your favourite TV shows, films, music, sports, games and more. Chromecast works with iPhone®, iPad®, Android phone or tablet, Mac® , Windows® laptop or Chromebook.

What is Chromecast?

Chromecast is a media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV. Simply use your mobile device and the TV you already own to cast your favourite TV shows, films, music, sports, games and more. Chromecast works with iPhone®, iPad®, Android phone or tablet, Mac® , Windows® laptop or Chromebook.

A better way to get video, music and games to your TV

With Chromecast, your phone is your remote. Simply tap the Cast button in your apps to start watching on the TV. Search, play, pause and more, right from your phone.

Unlimited entertainment, all on your schedule

Choose from over 200,000 TV shows & films, 30 million songs, plus radio, sports, games and more. Discover thousands of apps at chromecast.com/apps

Unlimited entertainment, all on your schedule

Choose from over 200,000 TV shows & films, 30 million songs, plus radio, sports, games and more. Discover thousands of apps at chromecast.com/apps

Mirror your Android phone screen or Chrome browser

See anything on your Android phone or tablet on your TV, or use your laptop to cast any website from the Chrome browser. If it’s online, you can cast it.

Plug in and play

Get started in 3 easy steps: Chromecast works with the devices you already own. Plug it into the back of your HDTV and power, connect it to your Wi-Fi network and start casting from your phone, tablet or laptop.

Plug in and play

Get started in 3 easy steps: Chromecast works with the devices you already own. Plug it into the back of your HDTV and power, connect it to your Wi-Fi network and start casting from your phone, tablet or laptop.


What’s New:

Fresh new look, better performance

The new Chromecast has higher video resolution and lower buffering, thanks to the state-of-the-art Wi-Fi architecture. The new integrated design also makes it even easier to plug into crowded HDMI ports without the need for adaptors or extension cables.


Your one-stop shop to discover content

The Chromecast app has been updated to make it a destination where you can browse featured content across your apps, search for your favourite movies and TV shows and see where to watch them. Plus, you can find the latest on new apps, offers and features.


Even more Cast-enabled apps to enjoy

Now you can cast thousands of apps across videos, sports, music, games & more. Enjoy recent additions like Spotify, NFL Sunday Ticket by DirecTV, YouTube Kids, Google Photos and favourites like Netflix, HBO Now and Pandora.


More ways to customise your TV screen

The same feature that allows you to transform your TV screen into a dynamic backdrop now has more customisable options. Display personal photos from Facebook and Flickr or beautiful images from 500px and Getty Images.


New choices for game night

With new Cast-enabled games coming soon like Angry BirdsTM Go!, WGTTM Golf and Driver® Speedboat Paradise, plus favourites like Just Dance Now and SCRABBLETM Blitz, you can turn your TV screen into a game board, racetrack, dance floor or trivia quiz. Everyone can play using their own phone as their personal game controller.

Technical Specifications

Dimensions            Device: 51.9 x 51.9 x 13.49 mm
            Package: 124.4 mm x 42.85 mm x 124 mm
            Power cable: 1.75 m

Weight           39.1 g (0.086 lbs)

Ports & Connectors           HDMI
            Micro-USB

Memory         N/A (512MB DDR3L)

Colour             Black

Resolution           1080p

Connectivity/Network     Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz)

Power              5V, 1A power supply

What's in the box?

Chromecast
Power cable
Power adapter

Requirements

TV with an HDMI port

Wi-Fi network

Compatible computer or mobile device.

Supported OS and devices: Android 4.1+, iOS 7.0+, Windows 7 or Mac OS X 10.7, ChromeOS

Availability and performance of certain features, services and applications are device– and network– dependent and may not be available in all areas; subscription(s) may be required and additional terms, conditions and/or charges may apply.