Google is reportedly planning to launch a second-generation Chromecast Ultra this yr based mostly on Android TV. According to a supply accustomed to the system tells 9to5Google, what the system seems like and what new factor it would come bundled with.
The tech web site citing the supply stories that the system is codenamed “sabrina” and it seems lots like the present Chromecast Ultra, having the identical kind issue. But there may be one addition and that is an exterior distant that the upcoming system is claimed to be coming with. The exterior distant will management the system with playback choices and should provide some direct buttons to launch OTT gamers. According to the supply the distant has a microphone and a devoted Google Assistant button as effectively.
Talking concerning the upcoming Chromecast Ultra, the supply stories the system is a dongle and helps 4K HDR content material and has the Chromecast Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity.
The tech web site has been instructed that the system resembles the third technology Chromecast that Google has been promoting since 2018. It could have a softer end, the “G” brand, and an HDMI connector as effectively which is similar to the present Chromecast Ultra, however “a design more in line with Google’s current hardware.” The supply additionally tells that the system will give customers entry to apps corresponding to YouTube TV, Netflix, Disney Plus, Hulu, and extra.
What makes this report much more fascinating and plausible is the FCC certification of the distant. As noticed by Protocol’s Janko Roettgers, the distant has mannequin quantity GPJ100.
It is unknown when the system will launch however it’s suspected that this might need meant to launch throughout the Google I/O occasion, which is now canceled.