chromecast Stories November 22, 2018

expiredGoogle’s new Chromecast gets Black Friday price cut to $25 (Reg. $35), more from $15

Update (11/26 @ 1:25 PM): Target’s sitewide Cyber Monday promotion of 15% off is reducing Chromecast prices even further. Head over there to pick up a 3rd Gen. Chromecast for $21.25 or a Chromecast Ultra for $41.65. Both options ship for free. Take note that the 15% discount will not be reflected until checkout.

Walmart has now kicked off its Black Friday pricing for Google’s line of Chromecast devices. Most notably, the new third generation Chromecast is down to its expected price of $25 with free shipping on orders over $35. That’s $10 off its usual going rate, is $3 under our previous mention and is the lowest we’ve seen. Pair the new streaming media player with a Google Home Mini at $45 and save an additional $5. Or consider picking up two Chromecast for $45 at Best Buy. So far it carries a 4/5 star rating and you can learn more in our hands-on review.

chromecast Stories October 25, 2017

expiredJBL’s Chromecast-enabled Playlist speaker drops to $130 shipped

JBL currently has their Playlist Chromecast-enabled speaker on sale for $129.95 shipped. Also at B&H, Harman, and Crutchfield. Normally priced at $150+, this sale is $20 below our last mention, and the lowest price we’ve tracked. This speaker is great for large rooms as it has the ability to be used as a Chromecast Audio target for audio playback. Rated 4.4/5 stars from JBL customers, and you can also check out our prior coverage of this Chromecast enabled speaker.

chromecast Stories November 24, 2016

Google’s Chromecast 2 streaming media player gets a rare discount to $25 for Black Friday

As expected, the second generation Google Chromecast Streaming Media Player and Wi-Fi Audio Dongle are receiving Black Friday discounts down to $25. This is a rare sale on Google’s popular TV add-ons. These  prices are available at a number of different retailers, including Google’s official eBay Store.

chromecast Stories February 23, 2016

expiredGroupon 15% off sitewide sale: Sol Republic Bluetooth Headphones $63, OtterBox Commuter Case for iPhone 6/6s $17, more

Groupon is offering an extra 15% off sitewide from now until tomorrow using code SALE3 at checkout. Most items are eligible and the coupon will work on up to 3 items per customer up to $50.

We recommend the SOL REPUBLIC TRACKS AIR Wireless Bluetooth Headphones for $69.99 (Reg. $90). Use the above coupon and the price drops to $63.35 shipped. You can also find the OtterBox Commuter Case with Screen Protector for iPhone 6/6s for $17 (Reg. $40) after the coupon is applied.

chromecast Stories January 31, 2016

Looking to smarten up your HDTV? Here’s a pair of deals that should fit the bill. First, Google’s 2nd generation Chromecast is available with a free $10 Gift Card from multiple retailers including Target, Best Buy and Staples. This streamer comes in at just $25 (nearly 30% off list) when you take into account the value of the gift card. It’s compatible with iOS/Android devices and features 802.11ac Wi-Fi plus Fast Play so you can beam videos to your big screen quicker than ever. Chromecast Audio is also eligible for this promotion.

Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote

Next up, Amazon offers its Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote for $39.99 shipped. That’s $10 below its regular price and within $5 of the best we’ve seen. Black Friday was the only other time streaming media player received a significant price drop. The standard version is on sale for $34.99 (Reg. $40). Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars from more than 83,000 Amazon reviewers. Continue on for a full list of features and tech specs: expand full story

chromecast Stories January 15, 2016

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Google has yet to make an official announcement about this, but the Mountain View company has today launched an Android Pay Rewards promotion called “Tap 10,” offering Google Play music downloads and a free Chromecast to Android Pay users when they use their phone to pay…

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chromecast Stories December 28, 2015

CBS All Access: Free two-month trial for Chromecast owners ($12 value)

Attention Chromecast users: The newest offer from Google is a free two-month trial of CBS All Access. With it you get all the current episodes (next day) of your favorite CBS shows On Demand. This offer is sweetened by the fact that the usual trial offer is only 1-week and the going rate is $6 per month.

Note: You will have to provide a credit card to get your free two-month trial, so be sure to cancel before the trial is up or you will be charged $6 for each additional month.

If you don’t have a Chromecast yet, we spotted the original one for only $20 at Staples.

chromecast Stories December 21, 2015

Netflix Preview for 2016: Chelsea Does, Fuller House, Marvel’s Luke Cage, Orange is the New Black, more

Netflix announced it will be releasing 31 original shows in 2016, which is almost double the number from this year. Also, it appears they will be releasing about 15 new original series to go along with their supply of great shows, like Daredevil, Sense8, Bloodline, BoJack Horseman, and more.

The streaming service will also be adding 10 more feature films, 10 stand-up specials, 12 documentaries and 30 kids’ shows – all coming in the new year.

Here are some of the new original shows coming in 2016:

  • Flaked 
  • Fuller House
  • Lady Dynamite
  • Degrassi: Next Class
  • Love
  • Stranger Things
  • The Crown
  • The Ranch
  • The Get Down

None of those release dates have been announced yet, but we’ll keep you posted when we find out and know more. Below you’ll find everything coming in January to Netflix including Chelsea Handler’s new talk show: Chelsea Does.

chromecast Stories December 14, 2015

From now until January 2nd, if you buy a 2015 Chromecast you also get $20 to cast TV shows, movies and more on Google Play. Factoring in the credit, that’s the lowest offer we’ve seen for the new Chromecast. After you make your purchase you can get your $20 Google Play credit here.

You can also find a 2-pack Bundle with $12 Google Play Credit at Costco for $49 shipped. Or save $5 on one at Best Buy or Walmart today as well. Get the previous generation for $20 at Walmart

Enjoy a world of entertainment with Google Chromecast (2015). Just connect to your HDTV’s HDMI interface and your home Wi-Fi network to get started. You can stream your favorite apps from your compatible phone, tablet or laptop, plus use your phone as a remote to search, play and pause content.

Note: You need to wait one week after you register for the Google Play credit to appear.


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chromecast Stories November 26, 2015

expiredTwo Google Chromecast Streaming Media Players (newest version): $50 shipped (Reg. $70)

Update (11/26 11:00pm): Costco offers a 2-pack of 2nd Generation Chromecast Streaming Media Players with a $12 Google Play Credit for $48.99 ($69 value).

You can buy two Google Chromecast players (2015 models) right now for $50 with free shipping from Best Buy. Also available at B&H. Each Chromecast typically sells for $35, so this deal is saving you $20 total on the pair. This is the first real price drop we’ve seen for Google’s latest streaming media players. Promo includes Chromecast and Chromecast Audio (full review here).

chromecast Stories November 16, 2015

This year’s biggest streaming media player releases are set to get substantial discounts later this month during Black Friday. We’ve gone through all of the ads released so far from major retailers and plucked out the best deals on Apple TV, Roku players, Chromecast, and other media streamers. Some of the advertised prices for these devices are the best we’ve seen all-year. Even the latest Apple TV with Siri is getting a decent price drop. Head below to catch up on all the deals… expand full story

chromecast Stories November 13, 2015

Costco Wholesale, a membership-only warehouse club, has released its deals for Thanksgiving weekend. The limited time promotion will run from November 27-29 at brick and mortar locations. Some deals will be available online starting November 26. You’ll be able to save on Google Chromecast, Fitbit, Smart HDTVs, clothing, PlayStation 4/Xbox One game console bundles, and many PC laptops.

The entire ad and our top picks can be seen below: expand full story

chromecast Stories November 10, 2015

Update (11/13 11:00am): It’s been a crazy morning, but we’ve got more deals. Best Buy added a number of pages and 300 items to its Black Friday ad, then took it down (for now). We have the latest pages from the ad and have updated our list of top deals below.

Best Buy has pulled back the curtain on its Black Friday plans and deals for this year. The jam-packed 27-page ad includes a tremendous amount of Apple gadgets, video games, HDTVs, media, and more. Best Buy stores are set to open their doors at 5PM on Thanksgiving, but many deals will go live online earlier in the day.

Don’t feel like waiting until the end of the month to shop? Some offers are available right now while supplies last.

Continue on to check out the best deals from Best Buy’s Black Friday ad… expand full story

chromecast Stories November 5, 2015

Meijer Black Friday ad: Xbox One/PS4 bundles from $300 w/ $50 credit, 2x Chromecasts (2015) for $50, much more

Meijer has now outed its 2015 Black Friday ad. While about half of the company’s 200 locations are located in the midwest, it looks like the retailer will have a number of solid deals kicking off at 6 am on Thursday, November 26th. Along with tons of Christmas decorations and a series of storewide coupons (found below), here are some of the best deals we are seeing in the ad:

  • PlayStation 4 bundles from $299.99 + $50 credit on your next purchase
  • Xbox One bundles from $299.99 + $50 credit on your next purchase
  • Wii U w/ Splatoon & Smash Bros from $250 + $30 credit on your next purchase
  • Beats Solo 2 headphones (mulriple colors) $100 (Reg. $140+)
  • 2 Google Chromecasts (2015 model) for $50 ($70 value)

Down below you can get a closer look at the Meijer ad and youll find everything you need to know about Black Friday 2015:

chromecast Stories October 14, 2015

As if we needed another streaming service in our lives. Well, according to the new Electric Jukebox, we do. The space between our headphones has become a battleground for services like Spotify, Apple Music and Pandora. But for some, keeping track of all the features and monthly billing proves to be a bit much.

Instead of offering a streaming library across iOS, Android and other platforms with varying degrees of hardware compatibility, Electric Jukebox is rolling it all into one experience. Think Chromecast meets Spotify, kind of…

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chromecast Stories September 29, 2015

Google Chromecast offers for existing customers on Google Play: Free Movie Rental, 90-Days Free Music

With news of the 2nd Gen. Google Chromecast still fresh off the presses, we’re seeing new offers for existing Chromecast owners for a Free Movie Rental of your choice from Google Play. This is a $3-$6 value depending which movie you choose of course. You can also get the chance to try out Google Play Music for 90 days free.

All you have to do to redeem these offers is to first make sure your Chromecast is plugged in and discoverable, visit the offers page, select your device and you’re all set.

Don’t have a Chromecast yet? You can find the 2nd Gen models here.

chromecast Stories September 12, 2015

expiredDaily Deals: Goal Zero Nomad USB 12V Solar Recharger (Refurb) $30, Google Chromecast (Refurb) $22, more

In this morning’s Daily Deals, we have from Northwest Outdoor via eBay the refurbished Goal Zero Nomad USB 12V Recharger 7W Solar Panel for $29.99 shipped. That’s $50 off the list price, $23 less than Amazon for a new one and the lowest we’ve seen. The Nomad 7 is an ultra-compact and powerful solar panel that allows you to charge your devices directly from its USB and 12 Volt DC charging ports. Amazon shoppers gave it 4/5 stars and a 90-day warranty applies. 

More new deals for today:

Google Chromecast Streaming Media Player (Refurb) $18 + $4 shipping (Orig. $35) | Groupon

Continue on for a roundup of our best deals:

chromecast Stories September 8, 2015

expiredDaily Deals: Logitech Harmony Ultimate Remote $200, Google Chromecast (Refurb) $22, more

In this morning’s Daily Deals, we have from Amazon the Logitech Harmony Ultimate Remote for $199.99 shipped. That’s $150 off the original list price, $30 less than Best Buy and the lowest we’ve seen. This remote includes the Harmony hub that allows you to control up to 15 devices, even game consoles and devices hidden behind cabinet doors and walls. The Harmony App supplements the remote to turn smartphones and tablets into personal entertainment controllers as well. Amazon shoppers gave it 3.9/5 stars.

More new deals for today:

Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player (Refurb) $18 + $4 shipping (Orig. $35) | Groupon

– To avoid shipping, you can order 3 and pay only $54 to get one for every TV in your home.

Continue on for a roundup of our best deals:

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