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Google Chromecast with Google TV is a cheap streaming TV stick for $50

Chromecast is inarguably one of Google's most successful hardware ventures. The dongles have gained immense popularity over the years, thanks to their affordable price tags and ease of use. To keep up with the times, Google has revamped the Chromecast dongles quite a few times since they were initially unveiled. Today, the company has unveiled...

Watch Google announce the Google Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, and new Chromecast and Nest devices!

Today is September 30th, the date that Google set for its "Launch Night In" event. The event starts in under 1 hour, and we're expecting to see Google announce 2 new Pixel phones, 1 new Chromecast, and 1 new smart speaker. Thanks to leaks, official teasers from Google, and retailers breaking street date, we know...

Google Nest Audio and Chromecast with Google TV retail leaks reveal even more details before next week’s launch

Google recently started sending out media invites for its upcoming Pixel 5 launch event. In the invite, the company revealed that it would showcase the Pixel 4a 5G and the Pixel 5 at the event, along with a new Chromecast device and a smart speaker. While the company is yet to unveil any details about...

Google Chromecast with Google TV and Nest Audio smart speaker leak again before launch

In the not too distant future, Google will reportedly launch a Chromecast with Google TV and a Nest Audio smart speaker. We’ve seen evidence of both devices on more than one occasion over the last several weeks, and both devices have again been leaked courtesy of WinFuture. First up, WinFuture has obtained some clean product images...

Google Home 2.28 corroborates that Android TV will be branded as Google TV on the new Chromecast

Google started rolling out version 2.28 of the Google Home app today. New strings within the APK strongly suggest that Android TV will be rebranded as Google TV, at least on Google's upcoming Chromecast dongle.The new strings, which are embedded below, reference "Google TV" in the description and "atv" (Android TV) in the titles. We...

Google will announce its new Chromecast, Nest speaker, and Pixel 5/4a 5G on September 30th

Google’s Pixel 5 event will take place on Wednesday, September 30, at 11:00 AM PST. In an invite sent to press on Monday, the company said it would unveil a new Chromecast, smart speaker, and Pixel phones, the latter of which Google teased in August.The most anticipated announcement will be the Google Pixel 5, which...

[Update: Name Revealed] Google’s Android TV dongle could cost as low as $49 in the U.S.

In June, we brought you an exclusive first look at what could be Google's upcoming Android TV dongle. We shared images that showed off the possible design, the dedicated remote, and the revamped Android TV user interface. However, what we were unable to reveal were the pricing and launch date. Fortunately, a new retail leak...

Here’s another look at Google’s Android TV dongle from the Android 11 Developer Preview

Today, Google released an Android 11 Developer Preview for the ADT-3, a set-top box aimed at developers that runs Google's Android TV operating system. The Developer Preview doesn't contain any user-facing changes—after all, the ADT-3 is only intended for developers—but we still took a look through the update to see if there are any upcoming...

Exclusive: Google is testing a low-latency gaming mode on its Android TV dongle, possibly for Stadia support

Earlier this month, we published renders from a marketing video we obtained of Google's upcoming Android TV dongle, code-named "Sabrina." We obtained the marketing video from a pre-release firmware build. What we didn't initially realize, though, is that the firmware also contains evidence of upcoming hardware features. If you're looking for a recap of what we...

Google’s return to Android TV hardware is long overdue and I’m here for it

Google's relationship with media streaming hardware is a bit haphazard. While the company has sold several generations of Chromecast devices, they've had a mostly hands-off approach to Android TV. Interestingly, Google actually released the very first Android TV device, the Nexus Player, which stopped receiving support back in early 2018. We've been waiting ever since...

Exclusive: This is Google’s Android TV dongle, remote, and new UI

Google is preparing to launch new hardware this summer, including at least a new smartphone and a streaming media device. The latter device is rumored to be the successor to the Chromecast Ultra but is expected to come with a dedicated remote and Android TV software onboard. This rumored Google Android TV dongle may launch...

A new version of Android TV may be coming, and it could be called Google TV

The market for Android TV Box is pretty erratic and confusing. Since the Nexus Player, Google's efforts have been devoted to either making Chromecast dongles or enabling other OEMs to create their own smart TVs portfolio with devices running on the Android TV platform. Google, however, has been working on a 4K Android TV dongle...