Chromecast is a thumb-sized streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV. Simply use an Android phone, tablet, iPhone, iPad, Mac or Windows laptop, or Chromebook to cast your favourite entertainment and apps right to the big screen*.
It's easy for everyone to enjoy Chromecast. It works with the devices that you already own including smartphones, tablets and laptops. Plus, it automatically updates with new features and more apps are being added all the time, so your Chromecast keeps getting better. Best of all, it only takes a few minutes to set up, and it’s affordable enough to get one for every TV in the house.
Chromecast is a thumb-sized streaming device that plugs into any HDTV. Simply connect to Wi-Fi, then send your favourite shows, movies, music and more to your TV using your smartphone, tablet or phone.
It takes only a few minutes to set up, and at £30**, it’s affordable to get one for every HDTV in the house.
Chromecast works with a growing number of apps, including BBC iPlayer, Netflix, YouTube, BT Sport, NOW TV and Google Play with the press of a button.
For everything else, you can mirror what you see on the small screen onto the big screen***. If you're on your laptop, you can cast any website in Chrome; and from your Android phone or tablet, you can mirror your screen onto your HDTV.
With Chromecast, your device is your personalised remote control. Use the apps that you know and love to search and browse, play, pause, rewind, control the volume and even make playlists. While casting, you're free to use your device for other things.
Your friends and family can cast to the TV using their own phone or tablet too - no additional set-up required. Everyone can sit back and enjoy together on the biggest screen in the home.
YouTube See what the world is watching - from the hottest music videos to what’s trending in gaming, entertainment, news, and more. Subscribe to channels you love, share with friends, and watch on any device.
BT Sport Keep up to date with BT Sport’s growing line-up of live events including Barclays Premier League, Aviva Premiership, SPL, Bundesliga, Serie A, WTA tennis, MotoGP and UFC, with news, fixtures, results and more.
Vevo Vevo UK offers the largest collection of premium and official music videos anywhere. So start watching your favourite music videos and catch daily video premieres by downloading Vevo for Android today.
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Need help setting-up your Chromecast? Visit our Chromecast Help Centre for answers to frequently asked questions, video tutorials and more.
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* Subscriptions may be required to use with certain content providers. Casting optimised for selected apps only. Requires Wi-Fi. Chromecast is compatible with WiFi-enabled Android 2.3+ smartphones and tablets; iOS 7.0+ iPhone, iPad, and iPod; Chrome for Mac® and Chrome for Windows®; and ChromeOS. *** Mirroring is available on most Android devices. More information is available on the Chromecast help centre.