As you know Vizio TV sets are in a unique transition right now, if you bought your TV set in the past year you might have gotten a free remote in the form of an Android tablet, pretty cool right? It’s definitely different from everyone else and it was all Google Cast based, no traditional […]

Today a common hold out among many streaming platforms and one that plagued Android TV for a long time has come in the form of a HTML5 app for Vizio TV owners on the Smartcast TV platform. Amazon Instant Video! SmartCast TV itself is rolling out now to all 2017 VIZIO SmartCast P-Series and M-Series Ultra […]

Vizio had come up with a clever and cheap smart TV setup. They integrated Chromecast into the hardware and included a tablet to act as a “remote”. Users were able to find all kinds of content and then beam it immediately to the TV. With Vizio’s latest TV lineup, they still have casting, but with […]

Today Vizio gave SmartCast and Google Home users some pretty good news. All SmartCast devices including TVs, displays, sound bars and speakers are now compatible with Google Home, this means Google Home users can use their voice to control their entertainment. Using simple voice commands, Google Home users can adjust volume up and down, play, stop and […]

Vizio’s smart TV strategy has been focused around simplicity: just integrating Google Cast. Rather than building their own operating system to find content, anyone can just use their phone and the media apps they already have installed. Part of this is the SmartCast app, which acts as a single point of curation for media to […]

Vizio recently announced news that its top-of-the-line P-Series TVs would be adding support for Google Cast in lieu of a full smart TV platform and that users would also receive tablets that could be used as a remote. Now, it seems like Vizio is expanding that to the rest of its lineup. They’ve announced that […]