Google Chromecast is the best Streaming media player which is getting more popular now and here we are looking for the best Google Chromecast Apps. In India, after the entry of Jio, people are getting more data at a higher speed. Hence the popularity of video streaming services is also getting higher. Many people are watching videos on YouTube also.
As I already mentioned about Chromecast in my previous article, its a Streaming Media Player from Google, which let you watch your favorite programs, videos, etc on a bigger screen. Today I will let you know top 5 application which can be installed on your Android mobile and stream the contents to a Bigger screen. You can cast the contents to TV or monitor.
Top 5 Applications Includes
- Prime Videos
For, YouTube, no introduction needed, as we all know, it’s a Video App where you can upload and watch all the contents free. YouTube application have an inbuilt Chromecast support which lets you watch all the contents from YouTube to a bigger screen. Google designed Chromecast primarily for YouTube, so the Videos from YouTube will be paid seamlessly in High Quality itself.
We noticed that even with slow speed the video is playing on TV without buffering. If you are a YouTube lover, Chromecast is a must application for you.
2. Prime Videos
Amazon Prime Videos is the most popular streaming service available in India because of its contents and the budget-oriented package. Because of its cheap monthly or early package users can enjoy unlimited video streaming, music streaming also free one day delivery with the amazon e-commerce website. All this will be available under a single prime subscription which will cost Rs. 129 per month or Rs. 999 per year.
Earlier the Amazon Prime android app doesn’t support Chromecast and currently, like any other streaming apps, Prime Videos can be used to cast content via Chromecast device too.
Hotstar is a popular application in India now, which Movies, TV Shows, Sports, etc. It’s from Star Group and all the Star Network channel programs and live sports events from Star Sports can be watched like and exclusively through this app. Hotstar is also having inbuilt Chromecast support, in which all the contents can be streamed on the TV too.
Since its a subscription-based service premium contents can be accessible only if you Pay Rs.1499 per year in Including Live Sports, If you are not subscribed, you can watch all the free content and the Live Sports with a 5 Minute delay. Even though Hotstar supports Chromecast, it requires a minimum of 3-4mbps connection speed to stream smoothly, otherwise, you may experience little buffering. Hotstar also offer some limited non-English content as a part of Hotstar VIP plan which will cost Rs. 299 per year.
Netflix is the popular video streaming service that is used internationally and now it’s available in India also. The main highlight of this service is that you will get large access to Hollywood movies, English TV shows, etc. The movies are updated daily. Netflix also has original content, in which you can watch there own TV shows which will not be available anywhere else.
Netflix also offers Indian content for India, but those libraries are small and not so good as other services like Spuul or Hooq. One more drawback of Netflix is that there is no content available free, you can access only on the basis of subscription and the subscription available at Rs.500/-, Rs. 650/- and Rs.800/- per month which is a bit high.
Chromecast support for Netflix is excellent, the video will be optimized and play on TV smoothly, however, you must need at least 3-4mbps internet connection for good quality, else the video quality will be very low.
Gaana is an online music application where you can get Bollywood and other regional music free. You will get Songs in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, etc. Almost all the latest movie songs are updated in Gaana Regularly and you can listen to all those contents free. However, if you go for the subscription of Rs.99/- per month, you will get additional features such as Download Songs, High-Quality Audio, and Ad-free application.
Gaana also has inbuilt Chromecast support and you can listen to all the music on your TV too. Since it is a music app, it will work on slow speed internet too. It will stream music even in 1mbps internet connection too.