Cast to TV with Castify forAndroid
***This is not a phone screen mirroring/sharing app.
Cast video/audio from web browser to Chromecast
Watch and cast web videos, live news and sports, etc…
Stream music found on websites to a casting receiver.
Also cast local movies and musics found on your phone/tablet toChromecast and other streaming devices.
1. Use the app’s browser to navigate to a website.
2. The browser will try to find any playable video/audio on thatsite.
3. Then play it locally on the Phone/Tablet, or cast to TV with acompatible streaming device such as Chromecast.
IPTV M3U8 urls
HLS Live Streaming (only Chromecast)
4K and HD where available
Supported Streaming Devices:
Chromecast 1, 2, and Ultra HD 4K
Amazon FireTV Stick
Apple TV Airplay (4th gen) tvOS 10.2+
Google Cast receivers
-cast to TV
-only 2 items in queue at a time
-only 1 bookmark at a time
-playing of local files(currently only supports mp4 and mp3)
-cast web videos found online from websites
-block popups per website
*Free features are ads-supported. Premium features can be used bywatching video ads.
Pro Premium Features:
-subtitles (only Chromecast for now)
-more than 2 items in queue
-more than 1 bookmarks
-set home page
-sync across devices
***This app works best with Google Chromecast and Google Castreceivers. Users may experience limited functionalities withother casting receivers. The following streaming devices andSmart TVs are in BETA support, so please do not assume/expect themto work: Android TV, Amazon FireStick, Roku Stick, Apple TV 4th GenAirPlay, DLNA devices, Xbox One, WebOS, Netcast
Limitations of Some Streaming Receivers
Apple TV AirPlay: Battery Optimization must be disabled for Android6.0 Marshmallow and up, local cast of audio not supported. Someurls formats not supported.
Amazon FireTV: some video formats not supported.
Roku Sticks: no video resuming/scrubbing, no audio streaming, somefile formats not supported.
Some Smart TVs have Google Chromecast app built-in:
according to this:https://www.google.com/chromecast/built-in/tv/
they include: Vizio, Sharp, Sony, Toshiba, Philips, Polaroid,Skyworth, Soniq
those models may be compatible to cast to TV.
*Castify does not modify or transcode the video sources. It onlysends original source to your streaming receivers, it’s not ascreen mirroring app. The app does not hosts any content. Thereforethe compatibility and availability of the videos are dependent onthe source websites.
-If a video is not playing or a disconnection occurs, it could beseveral reasons:
1. The ISP(Internet Server Provider)
2. The source website itself
3. Insufficient WIFI signal strength
-Ensure your WIFI connection is stable and on the same network.Casting to TV requires a good internet connection.
–Most connection problems can be resolved by restarting thestreaming receiver and phone/tablet.
-Some video sources are time-based, meaning they only work for aperiod of time. For example, resume watching a video hours latermay not work.
-Open the url in the System Browser to ensure the source and siteis working properly there.
-Flash websites are not supported by streaming devicemanufacturers.
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