Does Chromecast need to be plugged into a power outlet or will the tv's USB work?
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I believe that the first version could be hooked to a tv usb port. But the latest one needs its own power supply (included)
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Hi @hwinston - Power outlet with included brick.
@MrVacca, @PedroLiberal, thanks for the help.
@hwinston, check out this guide about Chromecast specifications. And to answer your question, yes, Chromecast needs a power source to function.
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