How to Watch iTunes Movies on Chromecast TV
Nowadays, TV manufactures are aspired to set Chromecast stick on their excellent TV in order to let TV users to access to audio and video content from various services. With Chromecast built-in, these Chromecast TVs enable you to stream thousands of digital files from online channels directly, such as YouTube, Hulu, Amazon Instant Video and Netflix. Plus, you are able to cast almost everything to your TV from your phone, tablet, PC and other devices. How about casting iTunes movies and TV shows to TV via Chromecast feature? Obviously, the answer will be disappointed to everyone.
There is no iTunes app on Chromecast TV and iTunes store is not compatible with Chromecast media streaming box. Because of these reasons, Chromecast smart TV can't support iTunes videos directly. What will you do? Just give up watching iTunes 4K resolution movies on Chromecast TV and let this hassle keep away from your digital life? Not really! Actually, there is an effective and professional solution to make iTunes movies and episodes playable on Chromecast TV in the following article.
Part 1. Exclusive Way to Play iTunes DRM M4V Videos on Chromecast TV
Although Apple allows iTunes users to watch iTunes digital files at up to five devices with iTunes-linked Apple ID, these authorized devices are limited to Apple ecosystem, like iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and iPod Touch due to FairPlay DRM protection. Therefore, apart from Chromecast TV, other smart TVs like Roku TV also don't support playing iTunes purchased and rented movies directly. With the purpose of playing iTunes DRM videos on Chromecast TV, the first thing we should do is to break the lock of DRM protection and convert iTunes M4V to Chromecast compatible formats with the third-party iTunes DRM M4V converter.
DRmare M4V Converter is such an all-in-one software. Developed and marketed by DRmare Studio, DRmare M4V Converter is available for Windows and Mac operating system. By adopting extraordinary DRM decryption technology, DRmare iTunes DRM removal tool can not only remove DRM protection from both iTunes purchased and rented movies and TV episodes and convert iTunes DRM M4V to multiple popular audio and video formats, like MP4, AVI, MKV, MPEG, MOV, etc. After that you can convert iTunes DRM-free videos to any device without any restriction.
DRmare iTunes to Chromecast TV Converter
- Break DRM lock from iTunes M4V purchases and rentals
- Convert iTunes Movies to multiple output formats, like MP4
- User friendly interface, convert iTunes M4V to popular smart TV
- Lifetime free software updating and 24/7 fast technical support
Part 3. How to Cast iTunes DRM Free Videos to Chromecast TV
Just like other common video files, you can freely import iTunes non-DRM movies and TV shows to Chromecast TV. Here is the tutorial on converting iTunes videos to Chromecast smart TV with ease.
Step 1. Please open the Chrome browser on your computer to add the Cast extension from the Chrome Web Store. After installation, you will see a Cast menu on the upper-right corner of Google Chrome browser.
Step 2. Now, you can click the option button to choose the video quality for smart TV. And you should make sure that your computer and Chromecast TV are connected in the same home network.
Step 3. Drag and drop local iTunes movies and TV shows to Chrome browser or you can press Ctr + O to browse and add iTunes video files to Chrome browser. And then you can start to play imported iTunes DRM-free purchases and rentals and click the Cast button mentioned above. There is the last steps you need to do is to select your Chromecast TV as the casting device.
Besides, if your Chromecast TV has a HDMI port, you can connect your computer and smart TV with a HDMI cable. And then you are able to stream iTunes movies and TV shows through the HDMI cable and into your Chromecast TV with ease.
Posted on Feb. 06, 2017 04:37 PM / Post for Smart TV