You can actually convert your flat TV that supports HDMI port to become a Smart TV with a Chromecast. This Chromecast can be integrated with your smartphone if you want to watch movies on your flat TV. But, you also need to download LocalCast for Chromecast so that you can stream some videos through the TV.
Even though it is not the only Android app that you can download, it is still the best choice to watch movies from your smartphone to your TV. How to set up LocalCast to Chromecast anyway?
Setting Up LocalCast for Chromecast
First of all, you have to download the app if only you want to watch movies on your TV through Chromecast. But, make sure that you already buy a Chromecast device anyway.
If you already have a smart TV, chrome cast may not be necessary. So, you can follow these following steps to download the app.
Step 1: Download the LocalCast for Chromecast app on Google Play Store.
Step 2: Just open Google Play Store, and type LocalCast app for Chromecast, and you will get it. Install the app and wait for the installation process to be done.
Step 3: Turn on your television and don’t forget to connect the Chromecast device to your TV.
Step 4: Run the LocalCast for Chromecast and then you can connect your device to your Chromecast through Wi-Fi network. You can scan it and then the Chromecast will be detected.
Step 5: Select and connect the device and then it will be connected in a few seconds.
Step 6: After you connect it, then you can select a video that you can play. Once you select the video, the video will show up on your TV and finally happy watching.
Those are several simple steps to download and set up LocalCast for Chromecast just in case you want to watch movies on your device through your smart TV using Chromecast device.
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Chromecast Support for Television
Does it work for any kinds of TV? Anyway, not all of the TVs support Chromecast. It must be a flat TV that supports HDMI because the Chromecast will be plugged into the HDMI port. This Chromecast will then convert your ordinary TV into a Smart TV like Samsung Smart TV or Apple TV.
Can you play music and open photos? When your smartphone is already connected to your TV through Chromecast, then you can freely play music, videos, and photos as you wish. You do not need cable because it is connected wirelessly via Wi-Fi network. It is really simple and fun.
So, you only need to buy three devices though. The first is that you must have a flat TV with HDMI support. Next, you must be Chromecast device that will be connected to your TV, and finally, a smartphone that will work as a remote control and media source. Do not forget to install LocalCast for Chromecast app on Google Play Store so that you can stream the videos.
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