Google announced the launch of an updated Chromecast in India along with the all new Chromecast Audio dongles. It sports a price of Rs. 3,399 to attract a lot of users in the country. The Chromecast Audio lets the users to plug it to speakers and stream and control podcasts, radio and even music over WiFi.
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, sport, games and more.
Chromecast lets you add smart TV functionality to their television to stream content from video services like YouTube and Netflix. The device is available in 31 countries and about 20 million users globally. It can be purchased through popular online e-commerce portals in Indian and also via retail units such as Reliance Trends and Chroma Store.
The new device has a circular design with the new antenna system allowing it to stream higher-resolution videos significantly faster, with minimal buffering. The device comes bundled with content that you can watch instantaneously with the fast play feature. Google has improved the caching mechanism of the streaming device to reduce the total available memory from 2GB to 256MB.
Chromecast works with iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, Mac and Windows laptops and even Chromebooks. Google also bundles addition offers such as a free 6 month subscriptions of Saavn Pro and Hooq services in order to lure users. To learn more about chromecast, head over to the official website.