Chromecast with Google TV is a streaming dongle codenamed Sabrina that is in the rumors for quite a long time. This dongle, as we had told earlier this month, will reportedly launch on September 30. Just ahead of its launch at the end of this month, official-looking renders of the Google device have surfaced online. The leaks come with the device’s specifications and other features.
The new leak suggests that the Chromecast with Google TV be a highly upgraded version of the previous Chromecast. The latest renders also reveal the device’s price and its release timeline. The leaks were first published on WinFuture that shared the images of the upcoming Chromecast device along with its expected price, features, and the launch date. The launch date, however, remains the same that we had shared earlier, ie. September 30.
Sabrina Dongle Specs and Features
The latest leaked renders of the new streaming dongle suggest an HDMI port attached to it. The Chromecast device has a remote control to operate the streaming services and apps. The remote comes with a dedicated Google Assistant, YouTube, and Netflix buttons. The other buttons include navigation controls, back button, mute button, home button, and a power button to switch on/off the Chromecast with Google TV. The volume buttons lie on the right side of the remote.
According to WinFuture, Google has made the Chromecast a full-fledged streaming dongle to support all streaming services. Also, the new dongle comes with a revised Android TV interface this time. To use the device, you need to connect the new Chromecast with Google TV directly to the HDMI port of your TV. Later, you use the remote to access various services and apps on the TV. The Chromecast dongle has an oval-shaped body with an LED status indicator at the back along with a reset button too.
As per some reports, Chromecast with Google TV will be powered by Amlogic S905X2 quad-core SoC. The device will also have a 2GB RAM.
New Chromecast With Google TV Price
According to the claims of WinFuture, the new Chromecast with Google TV will cost around EUR 100 (approx. ₹8,700). However, other sources indicate the price of the device as low as $50 (around ₹3,600). Well, the exact pricing details of the Chromecast device are still unknown but, we will get to hear the official word during its launch soon.