How To Use An Android Phone As A Chromecast Remote

[Repurpose Old Android Smartphones As Dedicated Remote Control]

With constant developments in technology, it’s common for people to change their relatively good smartphones for better models with more features. These old phones still have a lot of life left in them and can be used to serve other purposes.

One of the possible uses for such devices can be turning them to into remote controls for chromecast devices. To do that, all you need to do is follow these simple steps:

  1. Reset your phone to “Factory Settings”.
  2. Download all chromecast compatible apps.
  3. Turn on “Airplane Mode” as well as “Wi-Fi”.
  4. Disable screen locks for easier access.
  5. Place icons for all the chromecast apps on the home screen.
  6. Use the “Cast” button to stream content from the apps to your chromecast enabled TV.

With these easy steps, you will be able to repurpose your old android smartphone into a simple remote control for your chromecast device.

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Posted on : 09 Jul 2016 @ 20:46

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