After being Chromecast Ultra has been noticed at a number of shops for between $50 and $60. 9to5Google noticed the gadget, codenamed “Sabrina,” priced at $50 at Dwelling Depot whereas Android Police noticed it set for a Sept. 30 launch for $60 at Goal. Droid-Life noticed a cached Walmart listing that additionally priced the gadget at $60., Google’s successor to the
Anticipated as a successor to the 4K Chromecast Extremely, the brand new gadget is alleged to run Android TV and can characteristic a bodily distant (codenamed “Abbey” in line with XDA Developers) as an alternative of relying solely on “casting” movies, music and apps from a cellphone, pill or pc.
If it is priced between $50 and $60, Google’s new streaming dongle can be $10 cheaper than the $70 the corporate presently fees for the Chromecast Extremely. It might additionally permit Google to raised match as much as rivals similar to Amazon’s Fire TV and Roku, every of which sells streaming sticks and packing containers that may run apps impartial of different units.
This vacation season could possibly be a chance for Google’s good TV ambitions, significantly as new streaming services similar to HBO Max and Peacock proceed to stay absent on its rivals’ respective platforms (Google, nevertheless, nonetheless lacks Apple TV Plus).
Apple is equally rumored to be prepping a brand new model of its Apple TV streaming field, however a report from Bloomberg on Tuesday means that its gadget.
Google declined to remark.