Chromecast sales exceed 30 million units

Chromecast hardware success continues for Google as shipments surpass 30 million.

@seanridgeley
Published Mon, Aug 1 2016 11:03 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:59 AM CST

Google CEO Sundar Pichai stated on the company's second-quarter earnings call that over 30 million units of Chromecast have been shipped to date.

Chromecast sales exceed 30 million units | TweakTown.com

It appears demand for the streaming device is picked up major steam, as 25 million units had been shipped as of only May. No doubt the second generation launch helped, thanks in part to improved Wi-fi performance.

Chromecast has been Google's best-selling hardware product, and despite Amazon cutting off sales last autumn (widely believed to reduce competition for Amazon's rival Fire device).

NEWS SOURCE:recode.net

Sean has a background in journalism, and has been using that to write about gaming and tech since 2008 - first for Neoseeker, then Rage3D, and now, TweakTown. As News Editor, Sean's job is to supply regular stories on the latest happenings in the tech world. He also writes tweak guides to help you get the most out of your PC games and hardware.

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