Asked by: Ghaffar Luiz
technology and computing tablets and e readers

Can I add apps to my chromecast?

Downloading additional apps for use with yourChromecast device can expand the device'swireless sharing capabilities. The Chromecast service makesuse of custom-tailored Android apps, and you candownload device-compatible apps directly from theofficial Google Play store.

Also asked, what apps can you use on chromecast?

TV & Movies

  • Netflix. Download Netflix. Watch thousands of TV shows, moviesand Netflix original programming on your TV.
  • YouTube TV. Download YouTube TV.
  • Prime Video. Download Prime Video.
  • MTV. Download MTV.
  • Google Play Movies. Download Google Play Movies.

Beside above, what can I stream on chromecast? Streaming Resources That Support Chromecast
  • Netflix – mobile app and website.
  • YouTube – mobile app and website.
  • Google Play Movies & TV – mobile app (Androidonly)
  • Google Play Music – mobile app (Android only)

Accordingly, does chromecast have built in Apps?

There's no apps built into a chromecast,essentially you're sending a link from your computer, phone, ortablet to the chromecast that tells it what toplay.

How do I add apps to chromecast?

How to set up Chromecast

  1. Plug in your Chromecast to a free HDMI input on your TV.
  2. Turn on your TV.
  3. Now install the Google Home app or visit a web browser on the device you will use to controlChromecast.
  4. From the home screen of the app, tap Add+ > Set up device +> Set up new devices.

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