Aereo, a service that allows users to cut the cord from their TV providers, is now capable of streaming through Google’s Chromecast HDMI dongle.
With Aereo, you can stream live TV, record shows with a cloud-based virtual DVR, then access those shows remotely on your Android device. Now, with Chromecast support, your shows can now be watched on the big screen in your living room.
Ready to cut the cord from your cable provider? Here are the subscription details taken from Aereo’s press release.
Aereo membership begins at $8 per month, for access to Aereo’s cloud-based antenna/DVR technology and 20 hours of DVR storage. For an additional $4 per month, consumers can upgrade their membership and receive 60 hours of DVR storage for a total of $12 per month. Consumers who join Aereo will currently get their first of month of access for free.
For right now, the Aereo subscription service is only available in a select amount of metropolitan areas. Those areas include New York, Boston, Atlanta, Miami, Houston, Dallas, Detroit, Baltimore, Cincinnati, San Antonio, and Austin.
Throughout 2014, the service will be expanded to additional cities, so keep your eyes peeled for announcements regarding your city.
To get started, you will need to grab the Aereo beta application from Google Play. If you are an Aereo customer, let us know what you think of the service. We know a lot of people here might be curious to hear your experience with them.
Play Link (Beta)