Learn how to stream to your speakers

Stream from your iPhone®, iPad®, Android device or laptop to your speakers.

Set up in three easy steps

Plug in

Plug Chromecast Audio into the AUX input of your speakers and power. Then visit chromecast.com/setup.
See compatible speakers

Connect to Wifi

Connect Chromecast Audio to your home WiFi network.
See how to set up

Start Casting

Pick a tune to play from a Cast-enabled audio app, then tap the Cast button to enjoy.
Find apps to cast

Stream from your phone

Stream from your phone

Enjoy your favorite audio apps on the best speakers.

  1. Open a music app, like Google Play Music.
  2. Pick a station or song to play.
  3. Tap the Cast button and connect to your Chromecast Audio.
  4. Turn up the volume and control the speakers, right from your phone.

Stream audio from websites

Stream audio from websites

Enjoy music & audio streaming websites from the Chrome browser on your speakers. If it’s online, you can stream it.

  1. Open the Chrome browser on your laptop.
  2. Visit any website in Chrome.
  3. Click the Cast button in your browser and select your Chromecast Audio device.

Set up Multi-room

Set up Multi-room

Connect a Chromecast Audio to each of your speakers to play the same song in every room.

  1. From your iPhone or Android device, open the Google Home app.
  2. Tap on the “Devices” icon in the upper right hand corner of the app.
  3. Tap the device card menu and select “Create Group”.
  4. Create a name for the group, select speakers to include and press save.
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Stream music from your Android phone or tablet

Stream music from your Android phone or tablet

Hear anything playing on your Android device on your speaker.

  1. From your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Home app.
  2. Tap the left hand navigation to open the menu.
  3. Tap “Cast screen / audio” and select your Chromecast Audio device.

Using guest mode

Using guest mode

Guest mode makes it even easier for your friends to cast to your speakers using their phones without first having to connect to your WiFi.

  1. Open a Chromecast-enabled audio app from a phone or tablet, without connecting to your WiFi.
  2. The Cast button will automatically appear, even though you’re not connected to the WiFi. Tap the Cast button and select “Nearby device”.
  3. Follow the prompts to connect automatically.
  4. If the phone can’t automatically connect, you can enter the 4-digit PIN found on the “Devices” page of the owner’s Google Home app.
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See all speakers that work with Chromecast Audio

Speaker inputs supported:

RCA
3.5mm
Optical

* 3.5mm cable included

Learn more at the Help Center

Chromecast Resources

For more technical and advanced support