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Google - Chromecast (Latest Model) Streaming Media Player - Charcoal

Stream content from your device to the largest screen in the room with Google Chromecast. It plugs into any television with an HDMI port, making it easy to cast images and audio to a format everyone can enjoy. Google Chromecast works with a variety of laptops as well as Apple and Android devices.

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    What's Included

    • Chromecast (Latest Model) Streaming Media Player
    • Owner's manual
    • Power adapter
    • Power cable

    Ratings & Reviews

    Overall Customer Rating:
    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (5 out of 5)


    All together now

    Watch movies, shows, live TV, YouTube, and photos streaming on your TV from all your family's devices.¹

    Stream from your phone to TV

    Plug Chromecast into the HDMI port on your TV to power and stream your favorite entertainment right from your phone with just a tap. Watch shows, listen to playlists, and more. And while streaming, you can still use your phone as you normally do.

    Works with the streaming apps you know and love

    Enjoy TV shows, movies, videos, songs, games, sports and more from over 2000 apps like Netflix, YouTube, YouTube TV, and HBO NOW. Find more at¹

    Start streaming with just your voice

    Just say what you want to watch from compatible apps and control your TV hands-free with Chromecast and Google Home working seamlessly together.²

    “Ok Google, play Stranger Things from Netflix on my living room TV.” ¹

    Upgrade your TV for less

    Expand your home entertainment without buying a new TV. It's so affordable you can get one for every TV in the house.

    High-speed wireless connectivity

    Built-in 802.11ac Wi-Fi connects to the Internet through your wireless home network (wireless router required and sold separately).

    Compatible with your existing HDTV

    Easily connects to high-definition televisions with HDMI connectivity.

    ¹ Subscriptions are required to view some content.

    ² Google Home, Chromecast, and compatible content required to cast to a TV using Google Home.

    Web-based services and content require high-speed Internet service. Some services may require a subscription.

    Customer rating

    Rating 4.6 out of 5 stars with 5 reviews

    would recommend to a friend

    Expert rating

    Rating 4 out of 5 stars with 6 reviews

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    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Pretty much the same as Gen 2

      • My Best Buy® MemberMember

      There isn't a huge amount changed and if you owned the 2nd gen you probably wont notice a difference. If you still have the original Chromecast and you arn't looking to watch videos in 4k this is a great upgrade to have.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Easy to use and faster than ever

      • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
      • My Best Buy® MemberMember

      I upgraded from the gen 1 chromecast and have noticed a huge upgrade in speed and the 5ghz ac WiFi makes the constant buffering a thing of the past.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars


      • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
      • My Best Buy® MemberMember

      A better hardware compared to last generation and great matte finish design.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      New cool look

      • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
      • My Best Buy® Elite Plus MemberElite Plus Member

      This is new matte look and is looking good. Works fine just like always.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Good update

      • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
      • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

      Works a lot better and faster than the old chromecast

      I would recommend this to a friend

    What experts are saying

    Rating: 4 out of 5 stars with 6 reviews

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    The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about price and usability. Editors have mixed opinions about design. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 99/100 = Excellent quality.
    • Expert Reviews (UK)Rating, 5 out of 5October 16, 2018
      Google Chromecast 2018 review: Still one of the best ways to make your TV smart
      Very little has been added to the third-generation Chromecast, but it still represents superb value for moneyFull Review
    • Tom's GuideRating, 3.5 out of 5Marshall Honorof on October 16, 2018
      Google Chromecast (3rd Generation) Review: Faster, But Not Better
      The new Chromecast is a divisive streaming gadget. It's easy to like it for the intuitive interface and wide variety of content, and the speed improvement is noticeable. However, the new Chromecast doesn't innovate in any real way, and it'sFull Review
    • PCMagRating, 3.5 out of 5Will Greenwald on October 12, 2018
      Google Chromecast (2018)
      The new Google Chromecast media streamer is almost completely unchanged from its previous version. It's still functional and affordable, but without 4K it's much less appealing than the competition.Full Review
    • Expert Reviews (UK)October 9, 2018
      Google Chromecast 3 review: Hands on with Google's new Chromecast
      Google has just unveiled the details on its latest streaming device, the new ChromecastFull Review
    • CNETDavid Katzmaier on October 9, 2018
      New Google Chromecast: Cheap streamer gets a minor makeover
      Google's latest phone-centric $35 streaming puck is basically the same as the old one.Full Review
    • Expert Reviews (UK)Tom Bruce on April 23, 2018
      Best Chromecast apps in 2018: The apps you need to download for Google's dongle
      Got a Chromecast? These apps let you get the most from your streamerFull Review

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