What is ChromeCast?
Chromecast is a line of digital media players developed by Google. The devices, designed as small dongles, enable users with a mobile device or personal computer to initiate and control playback of Internet-streamed audio-visual content on a high-definition television or home audio system through mobile and web apps that support the Google Cast technology. Alternatively, content can be mirrored from the Google Chrome web browser running on a personal computer, as well as from the screen of some Android devices.
Design: Chromecast is like the normal USB but with the bigger size. It also has a gold-plated connector which is plugged into the HDMI port on the TV, and another one is the Micro-USB port for powering it up.
Impressive characteristics of ChromeCast
- Being suitable for all TVs with USB slot.
- Being compatible with all phone platforms as well as all computer operating systems (IOS, Window Phone, Android …).
- Supporting multi-format video file, browse. What Google Chrome can play, ChromeCast can, too.
- Using modern transmission technology for clear picture quality, no frame jerky phenomenon.
- Using cloud computing to ensure stable transmission and no wasting battery for the device.
How to establish a connection with ChromeCast?
Step 1: Plug one end of the device into the HDMI port, the other end plugs into the USB port on the TV (If the tv has no usb port you can use a phone charger
) —> TV screen will display the message “Set me up” asking you to establish a connection with ChromeCast —> Access the link www.google.com/chromecast/setup on your Laptop, Phone to download ChromeCast.
Step 2: After downloading ChromeCast, start up and wait for the application to find your ChromeCast device —-> Choose Continue —-> Check if the TV’s PIN code matches the code on your control device. If it matches, Click That’s my code.
Step 3: ChromeCast will ask you to enter your information and Wi-Fi passwords for connection devices. Besides, you can change the name of ChromeCast if you want —> Click Continue to continue.
Step 4: The screen shows “Sweet! You’re ready to cast” meaning that you’re successfully connecting to ChromeCast. Now enjoy your favorite shows on the TV screen.
In addition, you can show the browser on the TV screen by going to the website. —-> Press the integrated cast button on the upper right corner of the screen.
Here are some basic information as well as the way how to use ChromeCast that TECHNSOLUTION wants to share with you. Do not hesitate to leave a comment below if you have any questions!