A whole new way to watch TV.
With Chromecast 2nd Gen., your phone is your personalised remote
control. Use the apps you know and love on your phone to search and
browse, play, pause, rewind, control the volume and even make playlists.
While casting, you are free to use your phone for other things.
Your friends and family can cast to the TV using their own phone or
tablet, too, with no additional set-up required. Everyone can sit back and
enjoy together on the biggest screen in the home.
Sit back, watch together.
With Chromecast Second Generation, you can easily enjoy your
favourite online content on your HDTV – movies, TV programmes, music,
photos and more from BBC iPlayer, Netflix, YouTube, Google Play Movies and
TV, Google Play Music and Chrome. No more huddling around small screens
and tiny speakers. Chromecast automatically updates to work with a growing
number of apps. Certain applications are optimised for Chromecast.
Streaming quality for other content may vary.
Remote-free: Chromecast works with Android tablets and smartphones,
iPhone and iPad devices, Chrome for Windows, Chrome for Mac, and
Chromebooks. Browse for what to watch, control playback and adjust volume
using your device. You will not have to learn anything new.
It is easy for everyone to enjoy Chromecast. It works with the
devices you already own including smartphones, tablets and laptops. Plus,
it automatically updates with new features and we are adding more apps all
the time, so your Chromecast keeps getting better.
Plug in and play.
Get started in three easy steps: Plug Chromecast into any HDTV,
connect it to Wi-Fi, then send videos and more from your smartphone,
tablet or laptop to your TV with the press of a button.
It is for everyone in your house: Friends and family can use your
Chromecast with their smartphone, tablet or laptop without any additional
To stop viewing you will need to tap the cast icon on your device and
then disconnect from Chromecast.
If you are using a BT Hub.
Turn off the Smart Setup feature in the router settings and reset
the Chromecast. Check out Switching Smart Setup on and off on the BT Home
Hub 4 or Hub 5 for more details.
Let us get you casting! To set up your Chromecast, you will need:
Connection to a Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz network.The majority of
most home networks are running on 2.4GHz, If you are using a 5GHz router
then you will need to set up another network using a 2.4GHz frequency.
For more information about router settings, please follow the link below:
Chromecast Product Forum
1x Chromecast Generation 2
1x 2 M USB power cable