How to Reboot the Google Chromecast Audio Receiver Device

You may wish to reboot your Google Chromecast Audio receiver if it exhibits unstable performance, becomes non responsive to cast requests, emits strange noises through the attached speakers, breaks up, chirps unexpectedly, or other oddities. Always try a Chromecast device restart first (described here), as this often clears up many problems, and avoids the unnecessary … Continue reading How to Reboot the Google Chromecast Audio Receiver Device



Where is the Reset Button on the Google Chromecast Audio Receiver

Where is the Google Chromecast Audio receiver reset button located? The reset button is located on the side of the Chromecast, near the micro USB power port at the top of the unit, pointed at by the blue arrow, shown in the following pictures.   With the receiver powered up, press and hold the reset … Continue reading Where is the Reset Button on the Google Chromecast Audio Receiver



Google Chromecast Audio Receiver USB Power Adapter Specs

The power adapter shipped with the Google Chromecast Audio receiver is a typical medium-current USB power supply, that features a female A style USB connector, as shown in the next picture.   The US version of this USB power supply sports a standard 120v two prong, non polarized plug, featuring non retractable prongs, as displayed … Continue reading Google Chromecast Audio Receiver USB Power Adapter Specs



Unboxing and Connecting Google Chromecast Audio Receiver

The Google Chromecast Audio receiver is a streaming audio media player, that acts as a line level audio output device for Chromecast enabled applications on phones, tablets, and desktop computers.  While Bluetooth is not supported currently, this wireless media receiver is about as useful in that so many streaming apps on Android, iOS, PC, and … Continue reading Unboxing and Connecting Google Chromecast Audio Receiver