Google declares new streaming support for YouTube, Amazon Prime video
The ability to stream YouTube and Amazon Prime Video just became a bit more accessible following a declaration from Google on Tuesday.
Leaders at the tech giant revealed on the organization’s blog that, as of Tuesday, clients with Chromecast and Android TV can get to Amazon Prime Video. Another feature was the ability to utilize the YouTube application on certain Amazon Fire TV gadgets, it said.
Individuals utilizing Chromecast “can cast content straight from the Prime Video app to your TV,” Google said.
“In addition to the select Android TV devices that currently have Prime Video, many more Android TV smart TVs, set-top boxes and streaming devices will also soon have Prime Video, with rollout starting today,” it continued.
To the extent YouTube, the application for the video sharing platform can be utilized on gadgets, for example, the Fire TV Stick 4K and the Fire TV Cube, as indicated by the blog.
The access comes after it was reported in April that Amazon and Google consented to bring their video streaming applications to one another’s gadgets, finishing a contest between the organizations.
Google pulled its YouTube video application from Amazon’s Fire TV in 2017 after the online shopping mammoth wouldn’t sell some Google products.