Embluss - LocalCast is the best app I've seen for casting local media to my Chromecast. Handles HD video without any problems, supports subtitles, and is completely free. Really love the UI as well.
Einer meiner Top Apps. Streamt fast alles. Guter Support. Deutscher Entwickler.
Get your media on the TV with LocalCast! Features:
☆ Cast movies, pictures, videos and PDFs
★ ... from your device, Google Drive, Google+, Dropbox, NAS (DLNA / UPNP or SMB)
☆ Use your phone as wireless headphones !
★ Rotate / Zoom pictures and movies (Chromecast only)
☆ Pan pictures (Chromecast only)
★ Add subtitles and change the subtitle font size (Chromecast only)
☆ Open a movie stream in your browser then hit the share button and choose LocalCast or
★ Copy a link to a movie and choose "Paste link" in the app
Beta download: http://goo.gl/8Efbo9
(* internal subtitles which are inside the video container don't work YET)
(arabic subtitles: Please change the encoding in the settings to UTF-8)
Usage is pretty easy:
1. Connect to a Chromecast
2. Choose what to stream
Please check out the supported formats here:
If your format is not supported, use handbrake to convert the file:
Free and ads supported, the ads can be removed via an in app purchase for a price from 1 to 5 €. Choose what you'd like to pay.
I am just one independent developer working on my apps whenever I can, without a big budget for testing on various devices. If you find a bug please contact me via Google+ or email and I'll try to fix it ASAP. Thanks for your support and happy casting!
In-app purchase: to remove the ads
Storage: to search media
Allow WiFi Multicast: for the server
Network communication: Chromecast/Internet/etc.
Your accounts: Google Drive/Google+
Phone state/identity: Pause/Resume on incoming calls
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