Google’s popular streaming platform has just got a new iteration with the launch of a new Chromecast. Google unveiled Chromecast with Google TV at the Launch In an event yesterday. There are several new worth considering changes and improvements in the new streaming device from the search giant. It has become a fully working Android TV rather than just a streaming platform.

The new Chromecast brings support for Google TCV, 4K HDR, and carries much-needed dedicated remote for better control. The Chromecast with Google TV will retail for $49 in the US from today. It will launch in the other 21 countries buy the end of this year. It comes in three color options of Sky, Snow, and Sunrise color options.

The streaming dongles support Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Vision, DTSX, HDR10, 4K HDR, and h.265 streaming. The new Chromecast supports dual-band WiFi 802.11ac connectivity. It weighs 55 grams. The Chromecast brings the whole Google TV experience to the streaming dongle. The users can access standalone apps like Prime Video, Netflix, Spotify, HBO Max, Disney+, and others without any issue.

It houses all the Google TV features like Ambient Mode, Unlimited DVR, and others.

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