Chromecast with Google TV featuring 4K HDR and dedicated remote support launched.
Chromecast with Google TV has been launched and brings a batch of renovations and enhancements. The innovations include a dedicated remote over the previous contemporaries of Chromecast. Since it brings an Android TV interface, the new Chromecast is more kindred to Amazon Fire TV or Roku.
It has not held just the ability to cast media on your TV. It was begun during Google’s ‘Launch Night In’ event, besides the Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, and a Nest smart speaker. The Chromecast with Google TV comes with a decent cover card to easily spot the readings and a dedicated remote.
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Chromecast with Google TV availability
The Chromecast with Google TV runs on the new Google TV platform will cost $49.99 at its reasonable, affordable price. The sale begins from today onwards. It is released, as of now, only in the United States and nearby countries. However, the release notice for other countries will be announced by the end of this year 2020.
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It is expected to make it available at the end of this year. It comes in Sky, Snow, and Sunrise color variants. The company has also launched the Google Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 at the same event, in a grand manner.
Chromecast with Google TV specification
The Chromecast with Google TV works on the Google TV platform. It is the fresh branding for the Android TV platform. People should be aware of the differences between Google TV and Android TV platforms before making decisions.
It comes with a USB Type-C power adapter on the dongle for a faster performance rate, and the remote holds two AAA batteries for longer battery life. It supports 4K HDR video at up to 60fps. Moreover, it bolsters Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Vision, DTSX, HDR10+, and h.265 streams for high-quality vision and audios. Connectivity options like Bluetooth, Chromecast with Google TV, has dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac connectivity. It weighs a total of 55 grams, and the remote weighs 63 grams. The dedicated remote comes with an accelerometer and microphone.
Users can choose to save several streaming services to your Google account from the Chromecast with Google TV. It supports various OTT streaming platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Spotify, Disney+, Hulu, HBO Max, and Android TV.
Chromecast with Google TV is definitely a more beautiful design correlated to the shape of the previous generation.
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