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Cinch is the easiest way to stream music, photos, and videos located on your iPhone or iPad to any Chromecast device.

Why use Cinch?

• The only Chromecast app that can stream full music playlists from start to finish. No need to constantly go back and change songs!

• No setup required - Just load the app, connect to a Chromecast device, and you'll be off playing any of your local media!

• Seamless HD Photo and Video streaming!

• Shuffle through your entire music library!

• Easy to use interface puts all of your local media one click away!

Cinch is the perfect app for streaming music playlists, or just showing off some HD videos and pictures!

*Note: Due to iOS restrictions, the Cinch app currently only supports videos and photos located inside the Photos application. It does not support videos purchased from iTunes.

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Entertainment

Secondary: Music

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Version History

Launched Nov 15, 2014 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Jun 08
Version 2.1

Updates to fix playlists malfunctioning on iOS 11.4. Thanks to everyone who notified of the problem!

Oct 23
Version 2.0

- Added ability to search through your music library.
- Updates for iOS 11

Jan 25
Version 1.9

Bug fixes

Dec 20
Version 1.8

Bug fix for audio transmission on iOS 10

Nov 30
Version 1.7

Bug fixes and performance improvements for iOS 10 and new Chromecast devices.

Jul 02
Version 1.6

Updates for new Chromecast devices

Oct 27
Version 1.5

Bug fixes for new Chromecast devices & iOS 9

May 21
Version 1.4

Increased performance & reliability for casting in the background. Also, greatly improved ability to control song playback from the command center.

If you enjoy using Cinch and wouldn't mind writing us a review on the App Store, we would really appreciate it!

May 07
Version 1.3

We have another release coming hot and ready down the pipeline very soon! But for now, things in this release include:

- Fixed issue that would cause app to crash on launch for devices with very large music libraries
- Ability to change songs from the lock screen or command center.
- Ability to control volume using the system sound (While app is visible)
- Improved music artwork fetching reliability

More improvements coming very soon! Please stay tuned!

Dec 18
Version 1.2

Things we've included in this release:

- A brand new look!

- Many bugs squashed! Cinch is performing faster and more reliably than ever!

- A progress indicator for transfer time on music and videos!

- Podcast functionality!

Be sure to send us feedback and keep up to date by follow on Facebook and Twitter!


Nov 20
Version 1.1

We added shuffle functionality to Cinch! We are working hard to continue improving with your feedback!

Please consider giving us five stars on the App Store if you enjoy using Cinch!!

Also follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/CinchChromecast to keep up with new releases and features! (We just created the page!)

Nov 15
Version 1.0

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