Facebook stream videos to Chromecast
Facebook meets Chromecast owners. Finally, you can Facebook Livestream and other Facebook videos connect with a Chromecast. In this tip, we show how this works.
Facebook video Chromecast
Now YouTube is increasingly a closed platform where people also can share videos, it’s time for Facebook to convert videos. Every day there is indeed viewed more than a hundred hours of video. That’s why Facebook now gets to spend the next step videos on the screen of your smartphone or tablet to your TV.
All you need is a Facebook account, the app, and Chromecast or Apple TV that is connected to a TV. Then it is very easy to put on a stream. Below you can read step by step how this is done.
- Open the Facebook app and find a video you want to stream;
- Touch the Chrome Cast of TV icon in the upper right corner of the video;
- Select the device connected to your TV;
- The video will now play on your TV.
Through a video playback on a TV instead of your smartphone, you can post comments easily while watching a live stream. These reactions are also displayed on your TV. It is also possible to just keep scrolling through your timeline, without stopping the video.