At the beginning of this month Amazon announced that it had opened up international orders for Google’s new Chromecast media streaming device. Allowing customers located in regions other than just the US to enjoy Google’s new creation.
Following on from this, Google has this week announced a new Google Play event scheduled on October 24th 2014 when more is expected to be announced regards it worldwide rollout, together with the availability of the Chromecast Android application now being available to international users from the Google Play Store.
Previously both the Google Chromecast media streaming device and Android application were only available to residents of the US. However the Google Chromecast dongle is still not yet available to purchase directly from the UK Google Play Store.
As more information is announced by Google later this week in their press conference taking place on Friday we will keep you updated as always.
To re-cap Google Chromecast can stream media through your network and from your laptop, desktop, smartphone and tablet devices as well as YouTube, Netflix, Pandora, and tons of Google Play content.
“Chromecast is the easy way to enjoy online video and anything from the web on your TV. Plug it into any HDTV and control it with your existing smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Send your favorites from Google Play, YouTube, Netflix, and Chrome to your TV with the press of a button. No more huddling around small screens and tiny speakers. Chromecast automatically updates to work with a growing number of apps.”
The new Google Chromecast support Android, iOS, Chrome for Mac, and Chrome for Windows and plugs into any HDTV equipped with a HDMI port.
Source: Android Central