Want to listen to Deezer through your TV or your speakers? Have a go with Chromecast!
All you need is:
Chromecast is all done through WiFi, so it couldn’t be simpler.
How to set up your Chromecast
Follow Google’s fabulous instructions.
And what’s more, if you’re having some trouble, they’ve got a great help page.
How to cast
‘Cast’ is just a fancy word for streaming from one device to another. You ‘cast’ from your device onto your TV or speakers.
As long as everything is set up properly, you will see a Chromecast icon ; All you have to do is give it a tap to start casting to your TV or speakers.
On your iOS device
You should be able to use Chromecast as above, but you can also do it this way.
- Start playing a track
- Go to the Player
- Tap Audio
- This will bring you to Audio settings
- Tap Chromecast
Who can use Chromecast?
To use Deezer on Chromecast, you must have a subscription.
Can you use your computer to cast?
Yes, you can - as long as you have the latest version of your browser.
The same goes for Android and iOS devices, just make sure your Deezer app is up to date.
Streaming FLAC on Chromecast
Deezer HiFi, which offers FLAC-quality music, is now compatible with Chromecast and speakers with Chromecast built-in technology.
Most Chromecast units produced after 2015 support FLAC. To start streaming in high fidelity, all you have to do is tap the Cast icon .
And, you can now cast high fidelity audio directly from your mobile to your Chromecast device. (Note: it is not currently possible to listen to FLAC via Deezer when attempting to output directly from a smartphone.)
Support for casting in FLAC and MP3 is coming soon to the Deezer desktop app.
For more about FLAC, visit our Deezer HiFi support page.