Google is discontinuing the Chromecast Audio

Google confirms Chromecast Audio has been discontinued

The device supports lossless audio, making it possible for discerning audiophiles to stream music from their device to a connected speaker over WiFi.

Chromecast 2 and Audio were presented together.

At the same time, Google has seen its Home speakers, with cheapest Home Mini selling at a price of around Rs 4500, becoming more popular. Unfortunately, Google is now discontinuing the dongle.

The news about the killing of Chromecast first appeared on Reddit, and it was then reported by Android Police.

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Sarah Tew/CNET "Our product portfolio continues to evolve, and now we have a variety of products for users to enjoy audio".

The good news is that Google is running out remaining stock on the Chromecast Audio for a insane cheap US$15. RUN... The company will continue to offer support to existing Chromecast Audio users, however. Still, there are already thousands of traditional speakers without any casting ability at all that could benefit from Chromecast Audio. Though originally priced at $35, Google recently slashed the cost to only $15 each. For now, you can still buy the Chromecast Audio at a pretty sweet deal. It seems stocks of the gadget are rapidly diminishing: Like the Google Store, Staples is also listing the dongle as out of stock, although Newegg is still offering it through a third-party seller for US$29 at the time of writing.

For those who aren't familiar with the product, the Chromecast Audio is a relatively small device which allows a consumer to turn any 3.5mm-compatible speaker (s) into a streaming device via the Chromecast dongle.

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