Google discontinues Chromecast Audio
Google has confirmed that it’s discontinuing the Chromecast Audio.
In a press release despatched to Android Police, the corporate mentioned,
Our product portfolio continues to evolve, and now we now have a wide range of merchandise for customers to take pleasure in audio. We now have subsequently stopped manufacturing our Chromecast Audio merchandise. We are going to proceed to supply help for Chromecast Audio gadgets, so customers can proceed to take pleasure in their music, podcasts and extra.
Chromecast Audio was a small and reasonably priced method to stream audio out of your cellphone to a pair of energetic audio system with a line-in or optical enter. The machine behaved a lot in the identical manner as a Chromecast, permitting you to solid audio from supported apps over the community to the machine, which may then be performed by means of the audio system.
Within the wake of increasingly gadgets including built-in Chromecast help, in addition to gadgets reminiscent of sensible audio system, Google most likely would not see a lot worth in persevering with the gross sales of the Chromecast Audio and even releasing a brand new model.
Nonetheless, it nonetheless stays one of many most cost-effective and finest method to ship audio out of your cellphone to your non-smart audio system and though the corporate might have stopped manufacturing them, you should still have the ability to snag one for as little as $15.