January 16, 2017

Retails stores begin receiving Chromecasts ahead of UK release


Even though you can already buy a Chromecast in the UK via Zavvi’s online store, the mainstream stores are yet to have them in stock despite a provisional release date of 1st March 2014 originally set.

A recent tweet from a Currys/PC World employee shows that the retail stores are receiving stock ahead of an impending UK release, although pricing for this particular retail store is yet to be set.

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With Zavvi pricing at £35 it can be expected that the pricepoint may be around that, despite Zavvi stating their retail price is £59.99. Sundar Pichai also confirmed international releases for Chromecast in the next few weeks, so it seems it’s only a matter of time before we see the Chromecasts hitting shelves in retail stores.

[Via @Rage06]