LocalCast is an Android application, a well-known versatile casting platform. This utility allows users to send videos, music, or images from their phone, tablet, other apps, webpages, Dropbox, Google Drive, and NAS. It is possible to stream media via Chromecast, Smart TV, Apple TV, Smart TV, Amazon Fire TV, Xbox One, or other DLNA devices.
Interface and casting
LocalCast has a simple concise interface. You just need to select the device you want to cast to and then choose the media source you want to stream from. It is possible to browse your local files, cloud storage, web browser, or other apps that support broadcasting.
The app helps create playlists and queue multiple items to cast. Various formats and codecs are supported. Users need to be aware that some devices may have limitations on what they can play. If something does not work correctly, clients can visit the FAQ page to find solutions.
The Now playing tab allows you to zoom, rotate, and pan pictures using the button with the four arrows. You can adjust the subtitle timing, font, background, and color. Integration with Opensubtitles.org is provided.
Moreover, you may stream the sound to your phone and use it as a wireless headphone. It is possible to unlock the Pro version of the utility by subscribing. There are additional options including no ads, search, and video preview.
- allows users to stream media from various sources;
- Smart TV, Chromecast, Apple TV, and others are supported;
- it is possible to use subtitles;
- the app is free to download and use;
- compatible with current Android versions.