This specification defines an API extending the HTMLMediaElement that enables controlling remote playback of media from a web page. In M56, this will work on Android only (desktop will report no devices available) with the desktop backend being added later.



Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for Android release 56

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • Positive
  • No signal
  • In development
  • No signals


Search tags

cast, remote, media,

Last updated on 2021-05-05