Learn more about Chromecast

Everything you love, now on your TV.

Chromecast is the easy way to enjoy online video and music on your TV. It's a thumb-sized media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV. Set it up with a simple mobile app, then send your favourite online shows, films, music and more to your TV using your smartphone, tablet or laptop.

Watch together

Sit back, watch together

With Chromecast, 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.

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 won't have to learn
anything new.

Remote free
Plug in and play

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's for everyone in your house

Friends and family can use your Chromecast with their smartphone, tablet or laptop without any additional setup.

Technical specifications

Output HDMI
CEC compatible
Max. Output Video Resolution 1080p
Dimensions 72(L) x 35(W) x 12(H) mm
Weight 34g
Wireless 2.4 GHz WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Power USB
(Power adapter included)
Supported Operating Systems Android 2.3 and higher
iOS® 6 and higher
Mac OS® 10.7 and higher
Windows® 7 and higher
Chrome OS (Chromebook Pixel, Acer C720 Chromebook, Acer C720P Chromebook, HP Chromebook 14 and Toshiba Chromebook)

What's in the box

  • Chromecast
  • HDMI extender
  • USB power cable
  • Power adapter


  • Wi-Fi enabled supported device and HDTV
  • Wi-Fi use requires 802.11 b/g/n access point (router)