Google Chromecast is a simple way to cast media from your smartphones to TVs. Xbox users mainly use the console for gaming purposes, Apart from gaming the device also supports buttery smooth streaming through Chromecast. The Xbox users don’t need any dedicated streaming devices, Since the Xbox itself supports various apps like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Prime Video and more. Setting up the Xbox one on Chromecast is very simple. For this configuration process, you need to download the Chromecast app on your Android smartphone. In this article, we will tell you how you can configure your Xbox for Chromecast and enjoy your favourite contents in higher quality. This method is applicable with both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 gaming consoles.
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Setup Chromecast on Xbox One & Xbox 360
Setting up Chromecast on Xbox is very simple. Moreover, it gives you some advantages over switching cables. Once you have connected Chromecast on Xbox, you can use both the devices simultaneously. You don’t have to switch inputs anymore. We have given the instructions below, which will help you with the Setup.
#1: Connect the Chromecast device to your Xbox’s HDMI port.
#2: Once you have connected, Open the TV app on your Xbox console.
#3: On the Xbox controller press and hold the “A” button in order to select the source ‘Connect your cable or Satellite box’ option.
#4: Wait for few seconds until you Xbox detects the Chromecast device.
#5: Once it gets detected, then you can see a pop-up on the screen, simply click on the ‘Next’ button.
#6: Then Click on the Skip option to continue.
#7: Now click on Next button to control your TV with your Xbox console.
#8: Choose the startup settings of Xbox, whether you want your Xbox One to open with the home screen or the TV app.
#9: Once you have chosen your startup option, then click on the Next button to finish the Xbox One Setup.
That’s all, Now you can start to stream by simply opening the TV app on your Xbox
Hope you have managed to setup Chromecast on Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles. You can use this method on your latest Xbox consoles too. Setup Chormecast on Xbox and enjoy casting your favourite media without any lag.
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