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Chromecast Support

Last Updated: Mar 17, 2016 09:21AM PDT

Chromecast Support

This article explains how Twitch supports Chromecast in order to allow you to send live video from your mobile device to you TV. 

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The new Chromecast support lets you send live Twitch video from your Android device, iPhone*, iPad* or laptop right to your TV.

Getting started is easy:

  • Open Twitch on your mobile device or laptop.
  • Tap the “cast” icon. On Android and iOS*, this is found on the top right.
    ​Note: For Twitch to Chromecast from the web player, make sure to install the Google Cast extension.


​If you are using Twitch on a laptop, you can find the cast icon on the bottom right of the video player.

From there, the live broadcast will play on your TV, while chat remains on your mobile device or laptop. You can also access playback controls on your mobile device, or browse for other content without interrupting the live video on your TV.

Still feeling a little unsure? No problem, you can find out more about Chromecast here!