The brand new Chromecast with Google TV is among the finest streaming sticks (puck?) in the marketplace and provides Roku an actual competitor. And that competitors is just rising, because of additions like HBO Max (nonetheless not on Roku), and shortly Apple TV. You should use the app to observe Apple TV+ content material and your bought iTunes TV reveals and flicks.
It’s not solely clear when the Apple TV app will arrive on Google Chromecast; the corporate acknowledged, “early subsequent yr.” However you’ll get entry to Apple TV+ (should you’re a subscriber), bought iTunes content material, and Apple TV channels. Apple TV content material will begin displaying up in Chromecast’s suggest content material as effectively.
As an Apple TV+ subscriber, you’ll be able to tune into award-winning authentic reveals, motion pictures and documentaries from the world’s most artistic storytellers. This consists of titles like “Ted Lasso,” “The Morning Present,” “Defending Jacob,” “Greyhound” and “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Particular.” Additionally on the Apple TV app, you’ll be able to entry your library of film and TV present purchases from Apple, in addition to get pleasure from customized and curated suggestions and Apple TV channels. By Household Sharing, as much as six relations can share subscriptions to Apple TV channels
You’ll need the brand new Chromecast with Google TV, although. And never simply because it’s a superb streamer. Google says the Apple TV app will hit that machine first and are available to others later. The addition makes Chromecast one of the full-featured streaming options out there, with choices even Roku doesn’t have.