Nowadays, it’s getting more and more difficult to choose a new device, as there are so many out there. This is just as true for the laptop market and that’s where Google thinks it has a chance of offering a completely different product for first time users – the Chromebook. Despite being touted as a cloud and Internet dependent machine, it’s now receive an important feature that makes it more useful in offline mode, as well.
The new Google Play Movies & TV Chrome app makes your favorite movies and TV shows on your Chromebook available any time, anywhere – even without a WiFI connection. In addition to offline mode on Chrome OS, it also brings Info Cards and an improved Chromecast and local playback experience to anyone watching movies through the Chrome browser.
Google has updated its new Play Movies & TV Chrome app which now has an offline mode on Chrome OS. And despite the fact that many of the current Chromebook owners have chosen it precisely for its online-only features, they definitely won’t mind the very useful offline mode. The app is now coms equipped with Info Cards, as well, which will tell you more information about the content you are about to stream.
If you recently bought a Chromebook, you just need to install the new Google Play Movies and TV extension, which will let you download video purchases and rentals for offline playback. Google is continuing its global expansion of Chromebook models, as they have now been made available in new countries, including New Zealand, the Philippines, Norway, Denmark, Mexico, Chile, Belgium, Spain and Italy.