Finally, breaking all the speculations, Google launches its cheaper Chromecast with Google TV (HD). It is priced at $29.99 in the US which makes it cheaper than the original Chromecast launched 9 years ago. As we reported, the design of Chromecast with Google TV (HD) is exactly the same as that of the Chromecast with Google TV 4K, launched in 2020.
Chromecast with Google TV (HD) supports streaming up to 1080P HDR content at 60 frames per second. The device measures 6.4″x2.4″x0.5″ and weigh 1.9 oz. It supports HDR, HDR10+ and HLG video formats. The users will be able to enjoy content in Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, and Dolby Atmos via HDMI passthrough Audio formats. However, the power adapter will remain the same as that of Chromecast with Google TV 4K.
Moreover, Chromecast with Google TV (HD) is running Android TV OS carrying build number STTF.220621.013.
Google says the new Chromecast with Google TV (HD) is available in 19 countries that include Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States. Google says it will be launched in more regions in future. You can buy Chromecast with Google TV (HD) classic Snow color variant from the link below.
On the purchase of Chromecast with Google TV(HD) the company announces that you will get 6 months of Peacock Premium.