Jailbreaking Chromecast: Google Chromecast is simple and effective streaming tool that can be connected to the HDMI port of your TV. Through Chromecast you will be able to watch, stream, and download all your favorite shows, movies from platforms likeHulu, Netflix, and Disney+.
The Chromecast is available in two variants – the primary model and the Ultra.
Chromecast does not have its own, personal display screen or user interface.
It therefore uses our device’s browser or Google Chrome to “cast” the content. Hence, the name.
For watching the amazing content through Chromecast, you must also have an account and pay for it, depending on the services you utilize. But if you are not keen on doing that, there is another way for you!
For those of you do not know what jailbreaking Chromecast is, it is simply using the tool to watch content for free.
It has nothing to do with modifying the lower level changes or software changes.
Chromecast costs 35 dollars to shop and is a great deal for any platform.
It is simple and all you have to do is plug and play.
Insert it into the HDMI port of your TV and you are free to watch anything you want and need.
As for the next feature, which is inbuilt Wi-Fi, the matter becomes all the more simple and easy to use.
However, 35 dollars can be a whole lot when you know you can just jailbreak your way to free content.
Start Jailbreaking Chromecast:
Before we begin, I would like to warn the users that trying to jailbreak Chromecast is a risky move and if something goes wrong, you could basically render your Chromecast useless.
So, proceed with caution. Read each and every step thoroughly and make sure you understand it before doing anything.
Jailbreak Chromecast: Equipment required
- Google Chromecast device
- OTG cable
- Image – it is link is given here: http://download.exploitee.rs/file/chromecast/GTVHacker-Chromecast-Secure-Boot-Exploit.zip
Now, lets delve into the actual process
- Format your USB device, this will erase everything you have stored in your USB so make sure you have created a safe backup somewhere else.
- Download the zip file.
- Extract gtyhacker-chromecast.bin file.
- Download the photo you downloaded onto your USB, by using this exact line:
– dd if=gtvhacker-chromecast.bin of=/devsdX bs=1024
- Insertthe USB into the female port of the OTG cable.
- Plug it into the Chrome Cast.
- While plugging in the power cable, keep pressing the button on Chrome Cast simultaneously.
- Keep noticing the screen, and on the flashing light you will that the Chromecast is rebooted.
- Your /device now receives changed with a jailbroken model and /data is removed. Your device will boot as per usual, but this may take a while. Be patient and do not disconnect anything in a hurry as this may lead to loss of data and may damage your device.
- After everything is done, the device will start up normally and you will be displayed the setup screen. You can set the settings as you wish.
- You are all set!
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