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How to Stream Amazon Prime Video to a Chromecast – Alphr

If you’re a long-term Amazon Prime Video user, you’re probably aware of the complete lack of support for most things Google-related. This includes Chromecasts, whether built-in or plug-in dongles. The Chromecast offers streaming freedom to those who enjoy online content such as movies, tv shows, and more.

The Chromecast device is a low-cost solution to casting content from your phone or computer to your television. The compatibility of devices has been an issue for many users for a long time.

Fortunately, as of 2019, Amazon and Google struck up a friendlier relationship, and support for Chromecast quickly followed.

It’s Easier Than You Think

There’s nothing to it when it comes to start casting a Prime Video to a Chromecast dongle. Here are the steps.

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Note that the app has native support. As long as your mobile device supports casting, you’ll be good to go.

  1. Launch the Prime Video app.
  2. Tap the Cast icon.
  3. Choose the Chromecast device you want to stream to.
  4. Browse the list of titles for the video you want.
  5. Select it and enjoy watching it.

Seems easy enough, right? Well, there are other things you might need to do too.

Setting Up Your Prime Video & Chromecast

Before you begin streaming you’ll want to make sure everything is set up properly. If you’re new to the Chromecast game, you’ll be