What is Chromecast Ultra?
Google Chromecast Ultra is the third and latest version of the Chromecast wireless video streaming device. It is designed to keep up with a world that’s now demanding more pixels and colour. The Chromecast ultra is very easy to set up. Plug it into your TV’s HDMI port and follow the on-screen instructions and you’ll be able to use it in a minute. You can also run this device on Android or iOS phone or laptop and stream thousands of cast-enabled apps.
Chromecast Ultra Features:
- Easy to Personalized – Share your favorite apps, playlist and shows in a tap of a button.
- No Logins or download needed – With Chromecast Ultra, you’re already signed into all of your apps on your phone, so you don’t need to download or login again.
- Touch screen interface functionality – Using your phone, you can easily search, browse, queue and control what you want to see on your TV.
- Dedicated button functionality for play, pause, volume and etc. – Chromecast Ultra mobile app supports simple controls such as play/pause, skip next, and more.
- No remote needed – Your phone will be your remote control.
- Works with multiple users – With Chromecast Ultra, anyone can share simultaneously using their own phones. Stream YouTube videos or load their favorite apps will be on the tip of your fingers.
- Keep watching while browsing – You can browse for the next movie to watch without disrupting
what’s currently playing on the TV. You can do multi-tasking with Chromecast Ultra.
- Easy to setup and user-friendly.
- Superb video quality
- 4K streaming works great over WiFi and Ethernet
- Compatible with most popular streaming services
- Stream media easily — from any source, like YouTube and Netflix — at both 4K and HDR
- Partial video quality improvement over 1080p streaming devices
- Limited 4K content selection at launch
- More expensive than the regular Chromecast
- No remote function
- Does not support Amazon Instant Video
- Short on convenience features like private listening, captive portal, and consistent playback controls
- Google Home app needs streamlining and easier access to 4K content
As more streaming apps become popular, the Chromecast Ultra’s value will only rise.