How To Turn Off Chromecast on Android Phone [2020 Guide]

20 Nov, 2020 jvaltellini No Comments

When Chromecast was introduced, then video streaming became potential for normal internet users. In fact, it was praised and sold over 3o million units all over the world in 2014. Later, few people complained that guests who come over through Chromecast notification are provided control over the TV or streaming device.

This need made Google find new solutions and update improved version in the future. That’s why we’re writing this article if you are still getting notifications and guests are taking control of your device. Therefore, this 2020 guide on how to turn off Chromecast on Andriod phone will help you disable notification so that you won’t get disturbed while playing or streaming any sort of multimedia.

how to turn off chromecast on andorid phone

Besides, a Silver Product Expert replied on Google product forums that we cannot turn off Chromecast. But there’s no official statement or announcement by Google that we’ve found after checking millions of web pages. However, we did find some solutions to the issue that you can read below.

How to turn off Chromecast on android phone

Follow these steps to disable Chromecast on android phone:

  1. Open android system settings.
  2. Navigate to  Connection & Sharing > Cast .
  3. Turn off the radio button next to Cast.
disabling chromecast on android


What does Google Chromecast do?

Google Chromecast helps us to stream multimedia content (audio and video) on an HD TV or audio player through the means of mobile devices or web pages that are built on Cast technology.

Does Chromecast work with any TV?

As long as the television set supports HDMI port and physical connection with the Cast device like a smartphone or PC, Chromecast may work on any TV.

How do I use Chromecast?

Using Chromecast can be done in easy steps. First, connect the TV with the Casting device via USB port and turn the power on for both devices. Then, install the google home app and add a new device by navigating to add+ > setup device > setup new device. Both objects must be connected to the same network in order to work. In this way, you can use Chromecast.

Will Chromecast work without WiFi?

No, a WiFi network with an internet connection is necessary for Chromecast to work. However, you can try using hotspot at your own risk.

Does Chromecast use Bluetooth?

Yes, the latest version of Chromecast i.e. 3rd generation uses Bluetooth technology as well.

Final Verdict

I’m sure that this guide about how to turn off Chromecast on android phone has helped you. On the contrary, Chromecast is just getting better in upgraded versions. So, we might not need to disable it in the future. Anyways, let me know if this information has helped you with the comments below.

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