Apple TV or Apple TV+ is a standalone streaming platform owned by Apple. It is a subscription-based platform that costs 4.99 per month with a free trial of 7 days. Apple TV has more than 100,000 movies and series to watch. Sadly, the Apple TV app is not available for Android users and there is no official app on the Google Play Store. Follow the below steps to Chromecast Apple TV.
How to Chromecast Apple TV Plus?
- Using the iOS smartphone
- Using the Chrome browser
- Cast using Android smartphone
- Google Chromecast
- A TV with HDMI port
- iOS smartphone or PC
- WiFi network.
- Apple TV+ subscription account.
- Connect the Chromecast to the HDMI port of the TV.
- Make sure that your casting device and Chromecast are connected to the same WiFi network.
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Steps to Chromecast Apple TV using the iOS smartphone
There is no built-in Cast icon available on the Apple TV app, so you can’t directly Cast the Apple TV’s contents to Chromecast using your iOS smartphone.
But, there are some third-party apps that can do the casting for you. Among that Streamer for Chromecast is the best app. The app is free to download and a free trial for a week. Then it costs $4.99 per month and $17.99 for a lifetime. Install the Streamer for Chromecast from the Apple App Store.
1: Open the Streamer for the Chromecast app on your iOS smartphone.
2: Click the Cast icon on the top of the screen.
3: Your Chromecast device will appear, tap on it.
4: Click Connect on the pop-up displayed. Now, click the Cross icon to close the Setup window.
5: The different casting options will appear. Click the Screen Cast option (1st option)
6: Tap the Start Mirroring icon to mirror your smartphone to the Chromecast.
7: Click Start Broadcast on the pop-up displayed.
8: When the timer goes, your smartphone is mirrored to your TV via Chromecast.
9: Now, open the Apple TV app and play any movie or series. It will be cast on your TV.
10: To stop mirroring, open the Streamer for Chromecast app again and click on the MIrroring button.
11: Tap Stop Broadcast option on the pop-up displayed.
Steps to Chromecast Apple TV using the Chrome browser
1: Open the Chrome browser on your PC and go to https://tv.apple.com/.
2: Click Sign In and sign in with your Apple ID.
3: After the successful sign-in, choose any of the movies or series.
4: Now, click the Customize and control Google Chrome icon on the top right of the screen.
5: On the list of options, click the Cast option.
6: Your Chromecast device will appear. Click the Sources drop-down button and choose Cast Tab.
7: Now, click the Chromecast device to cast.
8: Play the movie or series. It will be cast to your TV.
9: If you want to stop the casting, click the Cast icon and tap on the Chromecast.
Steps to Chromecast Apple TV using Android smartphone
Even though the Apple TV app is not available on the Google Play Store, you can access the streaming platform using its website. If you mirror your Android smartphone to Chromecast, you can cast the Apple TV content on your TV.
1: Open the Control Centre on your smartphone and tap on the Screen Cast icon. In some brands of Android, the name of the icon may vary.
2: Your Chromecast device will appear. Tap on it to cast.
3: Click the Start Now button on the next screen. Now, your smartphone is mirrored to your TV.
4: Open any of the web browsers and go to https://tv.apple.com/.
5: Sign in with your Apple ID and play any movies or series, it will play on your TV.
6: To stop the mirroring, go to the Control Centre again and tap on the Screen Cast icon.
7: Click on the Disconnect option.
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These are the different ways that you can Chromecast Apple TV to your TV. Apple TV is one of the best streaming platforms that are available all over the world. If you know any other ways to Chromecast Apple TV, tell us in the comments section.