The Google Home app is the newly revamped successor of Google Cast. The Chromecast app used to set up and to play the content from Google Chrome Cast and Google Home. The renaming of some interesting new features have been added.
Set up with the Google App Home Chromecast devices and control
The Google Home app to Chromecast devices can be easily set up, manage, and control. The Google Home app is available for Android and iOS. Who has the previous Google Cast is already installed, replaced with the Chromecast app update the Cast app with the new Google Home app. The surface of the Google Home app is divided into two tabs: View and discover.
Play with the Google App Home video and audio content from Google Chromecast.
streaming broadcasts from media libraries apps directly to your TV set
Under reputation Chromecast apps are listed that are already installed on your phone, for example, the YouTube app. These apps are ordered in three areas: Film & TV apps, music & Audio apps and my other apps. Under Discover Google Home administered app suggestions to download more apps that support Google Chromecast, including Netflix, max cathedrals, Sky ticket Magine TV, Wuaki.tv, TED, Juke !, Zattoo Live TV, Twitch, TuneIn Radio, 7digital Music , Deeezer and Viewster.
The free-use media libraries of various TV channels are one of the party. The user can install for example, the media libraries Apps by ARD, ZDF and ProSieben and view by pressing a button on the smartphone the desired program on the TV set.
Here are listed the Chromecast apps that are already installed on the smartphone.
Flip screen of your smartphone to your TV
The menu of the Chromecast app in the top left of the user calls to other functions. Most appealing is the option of direct the streaming of the screen content from the smartphone to the TV set. stream by clicking on screen / audio to mirror as the screen of your smartphone as if by magic on the TV.
A click on Device indicates the respectively connected Chromecast. There is also in the Google app yet Home Account Settings menu, access to the Google Store and help for streaming. Also, you can personalize your TV screen with attractive images.
Proposals to download more apps that support Google Chromecast
Luxury version Chromecast Ultra with up to 4K Ultra HD & HDR
As Chromecast offered by Google streaming media adapters are referred. the basis of which is the Google Cast protocol. Google Chromecast second generation - now as a disk rather than stick - is available in two variants. On the one hand in a standard edition for 39 euros to easily stream up to 1080p HD on TV from your phone and on the other the Chromecast Ultra for 79 euros with a streaming in high resolution up to 4K Ultra HD & HDR. Other benefits of Chromecast Ultra are faster load times as well as WLAN & Ethernet