In Russia started selling official Google Chromecast [video]




Google announced the official launch of sales in the Russian market set-top boxes Chromecast – competitor Apple TV, available in the Apple online store for 4500 rubles. With the help of Google release device can watch videos, listen to music and browse websites on the big screen TV. The media like a small USB flash drive, plug it into any TV with a HDMI-port network to Wi-Fi, and is controlled using a smartphone, tablet or laptop.


The user need only select the content of the supported application on your mobile device and add the feed to the big screen. About it, and also works with the web browser Google Chrome on your computer.

“In order to start watching on the TV, I only need to make one action. Here there is a button “hromkast” I push the button “castes” and choose “hromkast”, to which I want to bring. At home I can be somewhat hromkastov – for example, it is worth and in the kitchen. I choose “hromkast” who called “Living Room” and I immediately content displayed on the TV, “- says user trends.

Chromecast was introduced in the United States in July 2013 and then became available for purchase in the United States. At the start of the service have been the major partners of the type of Netflix. First buyers generally get 4 months free subscription to Netflix as a bonus. All services were available in Chromecast as applications for iOS and Android, later a list of available applications for the media player from Google first added services Hulu Plus, Pandora Radio and HBO GO, and by the end of the year almost all videoploschadki began to cooperate with Google release the media player. For the year Chromecast gained immense popularity among users because of the quality and low price – the cost of the adapter from Google at home was less than $ 40.

But the way Chromecast in Russia has been a long and seems to be difficult. Firstly, the price of it in our market has grown almost twice – and now stands at 2,290 rubles. And in Google claim that the profit out of the question. Appreciation – is taxes and fees. Secondly, he came here with only Google release services. Without partners. By default, users will be available content from services Youtube and Google Play. The company has high hopes for online local cinemas.

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