Google Chromecast is the most preferred media player to stream your device to the TV. While Chromecast supports YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, etc. there was an incompatibility accessing Amazon Prime. Earlier, Prime Video can be cast only from the desktop with Chrome browser. Smartphones must have Google Home app installed to cast Prime Video. However, this has vanished as Amazon and Google has put an end card to their dongle war recently. With this, Chromecast is no longer incompatible with the Amazon Prime Video. Apart from accessing hundreds of Android and iOS apps that support cast feature, anyone can now watch Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast.
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How To Stream Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast Connected TV?
You can easily cast Amazon Prime Videos on Chromecast or the TV that has built-in Chromecast support. Follow the respective section to start streaming Prime Videos on Chromecast.
Watch Amazon Prime on Chromecast using Android/iOS
To watch Prime Video on Chromecast, you can use either the Android or iOS device (iPhone/iPad). The steps below would help you with the same.
Step 1: Open the Amazon Prime Video app on your Android or iOS device.
Note: Connect your Android/iOS and Chromecast device to the same Wi-Fi network.
Step 2: Login to your existing Amazon account or create a new account to start using Prime Video app.
Step 3: Click the Cast icon and then choose the Chromecast device where you need to cast the media.
Step 4: Choose any video on the Amazon Prime Video to start playing it on your smartphone.
Step 5: Now, the video playing on the smartphone will be sent to the Chromecast device. Use your Prime Video app on the smartphone to control the playback, subtitle, and audio settings.
Watch Prime Videos on Chromecast using PC/Laptop
With the Chrome browser on your PC or Laptop, you can watch Amazon Prime Videos on Chromecast. You can follow the steps to cast Prime Video contents by using the PC.
Step 1: Open the Chrome web browser on your desktop PC.
Step 2: Visit the official website of Amazon Prime Video.
Step 3: Sign in with your Amazon account credentials.
Step 4: Tap the three dots present at the top right corner on the Chrome browser.
Step 5: Click the Cast menu. Chrome browser will search for the Chromecast device available on the same network.
Step 6: Select the Chromecast device and select Cast tab under Source drop down.
Step 7: Play any video on Prime Video, and it will be cast to the Chromecast connected TV.
That’s it. The steps given above will let you cast Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast connected TV. With Prime Video, you can cast anything from a wide range of movies, TV shows, Amazon originals, Amazon channels, etc. to your Chromecast device.
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