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Terrible sound quality on Chromecast

Hi!I am trying to listen spotify on the Chromecast but it sounds so terriblethat I can't listen it. It seems to be so packed that bass and high peaks just doesn't come out like it should. Im using latest spotify app on my phone and Chromecast Ultra. ...

  • Regular
  • Hi! I am trying to listen spotify on the Chromecast but it sounds so terrible that I can't listen it. It seems to be so packed that bass and high peaks just doesn't come out like it should. &n...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 3252 Views
  • 24 comments
  • 2 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
    Chromecast Android
    Sound Quality
    TV
  • Closed
  • 3252 Views
  • 24 comments
  • 2 votes

[Chromecast] Visual information not being sent to monitor

Device: Nexus 5 Operating System Version: Android 6.1 Spotify Version: 5.1.0.849 Chromecast Firmware Version: 1.18.55065 Description: Spotify for Chromecast for all the time I owned Chromecast, shown a fancy list of previous, current and next track. ...

  • Community Legend
  • Device: Nexus 5   Operating System Version: Android 6.1   Spotify Version: 5.1.0.849 Chromecast Firmware Version: 1.18.55065   Description: Spotify for Chromecast...
  • carelessb
  • Visitor
  • 2627 Views
  • 17 comments
  • 3 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
  • Closed
  • 2627 Views
  • 17 comments
  • 3 votes

Unable to find chromecast audio

Since you are always closing issues after asking the same questions again and again, please see prior posts.Spotify for android doesn't always find the chromecast device, other applications ALWAYS finds it. Restarting spotify helps (sometimes a force...

  • Regular
  • Since you are always closing issues after asking the same questions again and again, please see prior posts. Spotify for android doesn't always find the chromecast device, other applications A...
  • Leo
  • Spotify
  • 1201 Views
  • 39 comments
  • 2 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
  • Closed
  • 1201 Views
  • 39 comments
  • 2 votes

Chromecast shuffle

Well guys, at first, being connected to a chromecast and playing playlists or just your song library, Spotify would only shuffle the first 100 songs. So now it does shuffle in different letters than "A" and "B", but only in the same letter as the fir...

  • Casual Listener
  • Well guys, at first, being connected to a chromecast and playing playlists or just your song library, Spotify would only shuffle the first 100 songs. So now it does shuffle in different letters t...
  • Leo
  • Spotify
  • 426 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 2 likes
  • chromecast
    shuffle
    Shuffle in playlists
    Shuffle in songs
    shuffle issue
    Shuffle play
  • Closed
  • 426 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 2 votes

Spotify on Chromecast skipping and stopping. Ready to unsubscribe.

Whenever I play Spotify on my Chromecast audio it will inevitably either stop playing music or skip. I was able to replicate this when the internet connection was reliably fast and the only devices connected were my iPhone and Chromecast audio.Spotif...

  • Casual Listener
  • Whenever I play Spotify on my Chromecast audio it will inevitably either stop playing music or skip. I was able to replicate this when the internet connection was reliably fast and the only devices c...
  • MonicaM_Bogota
  • Roadie
  • 350 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 2 likes
  • chromecast
    iOS
    skipping
    stops playing
  • Closed
  • 350 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 2 votes

No Audio on Chromecast Devices

This started 2 days ago. Everything had been working fine up to that point. Now, when I connect to any of my Chromecast devices (audio or video), I can hear the sound confirming the connection, but the Android app rapidly switches tracks a couple of ...

  • Casual Listener
  • This started 2 days ago. Everything had been working fine up to that point. Now, when I connect to any of my Chromecast devices (audio or video), I can hear the sound confirming the connection, but t...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 240 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
  • Fixed
  • 240 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 votes

Cannot Connect Chromecast Properly

After this working fine for a long time (mostly -- the occasional weirdness did occur), this morning I discover I can no longer successfully connect Spotify properly with my Chromecast. Interestingly, it does start playing the music, but it still say...

  • Casual Listener
  • After this working fine for a long time (mostly -- the occasional weirdness did occur), this morning I discover I can no longer successfully connect Spotify properly with my Chromecast.  I...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 128 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 likes
  • chromecast
    Connection issues
  • Closed
  • 128 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 votes

Spotify Android app current song time issue in Chromecast

When streaming music from Spotify Android app to Google Chromecast the current song time does not keep in sync with the real progress of the track. It's reseting itself couple of times depending the length of the song. I have tested this multiple tim...

  • Casual Listener
  • When streaming music from Spotify Android app to Google Chromecast the current song time does not keep in sync with the real progress of the track. It's reseting itself couple of times depending t...
  • MaríaCamila
  • Roadie
  • 194 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
    issue
  • Closed
  • 194 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 1 votes

Spotify Connect Chromecast Detection Issue on App on Google Pixel

I've had an issue with Spotify and detection of Chromecast on "Connect to a Device" specifically on my Google Pixel, for a number of months now. This only presents itself on Spotify, and when I go on another Chromecast enabled app on my Google Pixel,...

  • Regular
  • I've had an issue with Spotify and detection of Chromecast on "Connect to a Device" specifically on my Google Pixel, for a number of months now.  This only presents itself on Spotify, and when I...
  • Leo
  • Spotify
  • 693 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    cast
    chromecast
    google
    Google Pixel
    pixel
    spotify connect
  • Closed
  • 693 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 votes

Streaming to Denon, Chromecast or Samsung TV is broken

Very often Spotify momentarily gets to the point of complete unusability. On rare occassions I can play several songs without interruption but more often than not it pauses randomly. This happens from every streaming device I tried to use it on and o...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...C (wired to network and over wifi), Macbook Pro (tried with numerous Mac OS versions).   On receiver end I tried it on Denon X2300W, Chromecast (1 and 2), Samsung Smart TV (various m...
  • Maria_B
  • Moderator
  • 177 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
    Denon AVR
    iOS
    Mac
    Samsung smart tv
    Windows 10
  • Closed
  • 177 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 votes

Chromecast disconnects from Spotify Connect (but you can control it from Google Home notification)

Since some weeks I had problems connecting Spotify to me Chromecast. The Chromecast option was not appearing as a listed device in my mobile. After a while I found that starting a video in Youtube on my Chromecast makes appear the Chromecast listed a...

  • Gig Goer
  • Since some weeks I had problems connecting Spotify to me Chromecast. The Chromecast option was not appearing as a listed device in my mobile. After a while I found that starting a video i...
  • Erika
  • Roadie
  • 803 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 1 likes
  • chromecast
  • Closed
  • 803 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 1 votes

Inexplicable interruption using Chromecast

I just started using Chromecast a couple of weeks ago. I have the first generation unit (not Ultra, not Audio). I do mostly use it to cast Spotify, Pandora, Google Music and iHeart Radio. Everything has worked great until today. Just today, when I ca...

  • Music Fan
  • I just started using Chromecast a couple of weeks ago. I have the first generation unit (not Ultra, not Audio). I do mostly use it to cast Spotify, Pandora, Google Music and iHeart Radio.   E...
  • amalma
  • Regular
  • 169 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 1 likes
  • chromecast
  • Closed
  • 169 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 1 votes

Chromecast playlist/queue issue

When I am casting from my Samsung S7, and pick a song through my playlist, it starts to play fine. Problem is that the queue that is supposed to follow the playlist, playing the next song on the list, is instead resetting the queue so that the queue ...

  • Casual Listener
  • When I am casting from my Samsung S7, and pick a song through my playlist, it starts to play fine. Problem is that the queue that is supposed to follow the playlist, playing the next song on the list...
  • SergioDavid
  • Roadie
  • 305 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
  • Closed
  • 305 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 1 votes

Playing over Chromecast is interrupted

I am using a Sony Experia Compact. I have used another phone previously with the same result. I have also tried another Chromecast device.I have latest version of Spotify and Chromecast.It is frequently interrupted. By jumping to next song the music ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am using a Sony Experia Compact. I have used another phone previously with the same result. I have also tried another Chromecast device. I have latest version of Spotify and Chromecast. It is f...
  • Aimee_T
  • Roadie
  • 164 Views
  • 7 comments
  • 1 likes
  • chromecast
  • Closed
  • 164 Views
  • 7 comments
  • 1 votes

Connected devices use lower bitrate (worse audio quality) than mobile & desktop clients

I use Spotify extensively through desktop and mobile clients and enjoy the high quality streams these apps provide. However, I'd love to start using Spotify through PlayStation 4 and Chromecase, but the bitrate of the audio streams to these devices a...

  • Music Fan
  • I use Spotify extensively through desktop and mobile clients and enjoy the high quality streams these apps provide. However, I'd love to start using Spotify through PlayStation 4 and Chromecase, but ...
  • Alejandro_C
  • Spotify Legend
  • 247 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 1 likes
  • audio quality
    bitrate
    chromecast
    PlayStation
    streaming quality
  • Closed
  • 247 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 1 votes

Chromecast

So when I have a playlist or queue playing the song I pick to cast plays fine but when it switches to the next song it restarts my playlist and doesn't follow the queue. Sometimes it picks a random song in my playlist to go back to and everytime I tr...

  • Casual Listener
  • So when I have a playlist or queue playing the song I pick to cast plays fine but when it switches to the next song it restarts my playlist and doesn't follow the queue. Sometimes it picks a random s...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 102 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
  • Closed
  • 102 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 votes

Song order not working when casting. Spotify plays from beginning after each song you select.

This has for long been an issue when casting from and android device (have not tested IOS) to chromecast. Almost every time the playlist will start playing from the beginning when the song which is playing when you connect to a chromecast is over ins...

  • Casual Listener
  • This has for long been an issue when casting from and android device (have not tested IOS) to chromecast.   Almost every time the playlist will start playing from the beginning when the song w...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 81 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 likes
  • Android
    cast
    chromecast
    Desktop
    playlist order
  • Closed
  • 81 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 votes

Specific Song Won't Playn On Chromecast

This is a bizarre problem but whenever I try and play Gimme Shelter by the Rolling Stones on my chromecast it makes a few strange cutting out sounds and then skips to the next song after around 5s. I have attempted resetting my chromecast and deletin...

  • Casual Listener
  • This is a bizarre problem but whenever I try and play Gimme Shelter by the Rolling Stones on my chromecast it makes a few strange cutting out sounds and then skips to the next song after around 5s. I...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 73 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 likes
  • chromecast
  • Closed
  • 73 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 0 votes

Spotify can't shuffle!!!

All I want is the 500 songs in my work playlist to be shuffled. I don't want to ever go to crappy "suggested" radio that is inappropriate for work. I want the 500 songs to be played, not just 2 or 3 albums of it. WHY IS THIS SO HARD TO DO RIGHT???

  • Casual Listener
  • All I want is the 500 songs in my work playlist to be shuffled. I don't want to ever go to crappy "suggested" radio that is inappropriate for work. I want the 500 songs to be played, not just 2 or 3 ...
  • Aimee_T
  • Roadie
  • 86 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 0 likes
  • Android
    chromecast
    iOS
  • Not An Issue
  • 86 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 0 votes

Spotify trouble controlling Chromecast

I have spotify premium and now I'm unable to control playback while playing on my Chromecast. It was working perfectly until very recently.I can find and connect to the Chromecast without issue and it will load the correct playlist but at that point,...

  • Casual Listener
  • I have spotify premium and  now I'm unable to control playback while playing on my Chromecast. It was working perfectly until very recently. I can find and connect to the Chromecast without i...
  • tiger1000
  • Newbie
  • 313 Views
  • 7 comments
  • 0 likes
  • chromecast
    controls
    iOS
  • Closed
  • 313 Views
  • 7 comments
  • 0 votes

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