Statistics indicate that more people are now streaming audio and video media content instead of downloading it. Keeping this in mind, Google has come up with a streaming dongle called the “Google Chromecast”.
Note: This is an older article. Presto shut down in January 2017. Foxtel then launched Foxtel Now, a more affordable and comprehensive streaming service. Learn how to stream Foxtel Now with Chromecast. Or, compare video streaming services here.
Connecting Google Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV will turn your HD TV into a media center. The streaming device has immense potential to make it big and has already made an impact on the streaming scene.
Video streaming services offer Chromecast support and have added new features to make the deal even better. Presto is the latest addition to the long list of streaming services. Access the movie library for $9.99/month with Presto if you want to be the first one to watch the latest movies when they are released. You can pay the same amount of money to watch the latest TV series or opt for the Presto entertainment bundle and access both libraries for $14.99/month.
Go to the official website to set up a Presto account if you don’t have one yet. Check your inbox and follow the instructions to verify your account. Select a subscription plan according to your requirements. Pay the subscription fee through your credit card. Download the Presto mobile application from the Google Play Store for Android and the App Store for iOS devices. Install the app and sign in with your Presto account. Now, you are ready to watch and stream content from your mobile device to a TV.
It is a plug and play device. Hence, Presto will detect Chromecast when you plug it in. Connect to the Internet via Wi-Fi and enter the credentials in the Presto app. Start watching movies from a frequently updated library. You can also download Presto from the Samsung App for your Samsung TV.
You can register Presto on up to four devices, including Chromecast. Watching videos on two devices simultaneously is a useful feature, especially if you have multiple devices at home, which is quite common these days. Whether it is Android, iOS, Chromecast, PC, or Mac, Presto has you covered.
Presto’s movie collection is updated regularly. Furthermore, Presto content is free of advertisements. Additionally, you can also watch the best local and international movies, read user reviews and critic reviews and view recommendations.