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The Google Chromecast Ultra Review

The Google Chromecast Ultra Review

Google Chromecast ultra is one of the best video streaming devices for 4k TV. If you are on the lookout for a more powerful, lightning speed streaming for your UHD TV, then you cannot refute that Google Chromecast ultra is the best. It has been named “Ultra” not because of its ability to 4K playback and HDR video but also because it loads videos faster and it is less susceptible to lags.

You are bound to enjoy a crisper picture, deeper color, and smoother video when streaming 4K content to a 4K TV with Chrome cast Ultra. Whether your TV is 4K or HD, Chromecast Ultra automatically optimizes your content for the best picture quality possible

Being an excellent device, the Google Chromecast Ultra has its shortcomings. For starters, it lacks a remote and secondly, the Google Chromecast Ultra does not have the ability to pool content on your TV due to lack of a standard user interface.

Alternatively, you can use your phone as a remote. Open the mobile apps you already know and love to quickly access things like your TV shows, your playlists, your queues. No new logins or downloads required.By using your phone, it’s easy to search, browse, queue and control the TV from anywhere in the home.

Simply tap the Cast button to see your favorite content on the big screen in up to 4K. No matter what resolution is available, Chromecast Ultra will optimize your picture.

 

Google Chromecast ultra is presently only in a single color, black.  In spite of your color options here, this is something that might not change for some time.

The presence of an HDMI cable at the end of the disc and a Micro USB on the other end are used for charging the Google Chromecast Ultra.  This is a five-foot cable and it should be plugged into a wall outlet by means of an adapter. The Ultra is 2.29- inches and will hide perfectly behind the TV.

After you plug the foot power cable into a wall outlet with the included adapter it is now time to run through the new Chromecast ultra quick and easy setup process.

This setup process may take up to five minutes.  Most of the time is actually spent downloading the Chromecast app from either the Google Play Store or iOS App Store and giving the Ultra minute to download the most recent firmware.

It is after this process that you will be asked to connect the Chromecast to your home wireless network and you will come across a setting screen that lets you choose to permit Guest mode and wallpapers.

Chromecast Ultra supports

  • Netflix
  • HBO Now
  • Spotify
  • NFL Sunday Ticket
  • Blinkbox
  • BT Sport
  • NowTV
  • Napster
  • BBC iPlayer
  • BBC Sport

 

Lastly, it is worth revealing that the Chromecast Ultra plays nicely with Google’s Home smart speaker.

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