How to Chromecast Steam Games on TV

Chromecast Steam Games

Steam is a video gaming platform developed by Valve. It includes plenty of games from different genres. To play a game on Steam, you need to buy it. By installing this application, you can play your favorite games on your handheld device. If you wish to stream the game on a big screen, you can install the app on your Smart TV, or you can use the Chromecast device to cast the Steam app. Unfortunately, the Steam app doesn’t have in-built Chromecast support. But you can experience the Steam games on Chromecast-connected TV by mirroring your smartphone or PC screen.

Tip: If you are using Chromecast with Google TV, you can directly install Steam on Google TV from the Play Store.


  • Connect the Chromecast Ultra or later devices with your TV. If you are using the device for the first time, follow the on-screen instructions to set up the Chromecast.
  • Connect the casting device (mobile or PC) to a strong Wi-Fi network. Then, connect the Chromecast device to the Wi-Fi same as your casting device.

How to Cast Steam Games on Chromecast-connected TV using Android Phone

1. Connect your Chromecast device and Android Smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

2. Then, install the Steam app from the Google Play Store.

3. Launch the Steam app after installation and sign in to your account.

Sign in to Steam

4. Next, go to the Notification Panel and select the Cast icon.

Select Screen Cast

5. Next, select your Chromecast device to mirror your Android screen.

Select your Chromecast device

6. Now, play a game on the Steam app, and you will see the game on your Chromecast-connected TV.

How to Cast Steam Games on Your TV from iPhone / iPad

1. Go to the App Store on your iPhone or iPad and install the Steam app on your iOS device.

2. Then, search for the Replica app and install it.

3. Next, launch the Replica app after installation.

4. Select your Chromecast device and tap the Start button.

5. Now, tap the option Start Broadcasting on the pop-up menu.

6. Once the screen is mirrored to your TV, launch the Steam app on your iOS device and log in to your account.

Select your Chromecast
Select Start to Chromecast SteamSelect Start to Chromecast Steam

7. Choose any game to play and enjoy watching it on your TV.

How to Chromecast Steam Games from PC [Windows & Mac]

There are two methods to cast Steam games on your TV. Both methods are discussed below. Before moving into the steps, download and install the Steam application on your PC.

Using Chrome Browser

1. Open Google Chrome and click on the three vertical dots icon at the top.

2. Choose Cast from the list of options and select your Chromecast device.

Select Cast

3. Click on the Source tab and choose Cast Desktop from the drop-down.

4. Now, the entire desktop screen will appear on the Chromecast-connected TV.

Select Cast Desktop to Chromecast Steam

5. Now, launch the Steam app on your PC and select any game to play.

Using Remote Play (Steam)

You can directly cast Steam from your PC without mirroring the full desktop. For that, you need to enable the option Remote Play on the Steam app.

1. Launch the Steam application on your computer.

2. Navigate to Settings and tap the option Remote Play.

3. Tick the box placed near the option Enable Remote Play.

Enable Remote Play to Chromecast Steam Games

4. Select the name of your Chromecast device displayed under the Device Name.

5. Then, tap the button Pair Steam Link.

6. Now, the app screen will be displayed on your TV.

7. Play your favorite game and enjoy streaming it on a big screen.

Features of Steam:

  • Steam offers some games for free.
  • You can chat with your friends while playing games on the Steam app.
  • You can also create or join a group in the Steam app.
  • The app interface is simple and easy to use.
  • Steam is available on the Play Store and App Store.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I cast Steam to my TV?

By mirroring your device to the Chromecast-connected TV, you can cast Steam on your TV.

2. How to Chromecast Steam from PC?

There are two ways to cast Steam from a PC. You can use the Chrome browser or the Remote Play feature on the Steam app to cast Steam games from your PC.

3. Can you play Steam games on your smartphone?

Yes. you can play games on your phone with the Steam app.