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Currys & PC World first offline retailer to sell Chromecast in the UK

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Wednesday, 19th March 2014: Currys & PC World, the UK's leading electrical retailer, has today confirmed its stores will be the first* to sell Chromecast, a new device by Google that makes it easy to enjoy online video and music on any HD TV. The device will also be available for purchase online at: Currys.co.uk and PCWorld.co.uk.

Chromecast users will have access to a host of great content on YouTube, Google Play Movies, and Google Play Music, plus favourite local apps like Netflix. Chromecast is also device neutral meaning it works cross-platform between Android, iOS and Windows, casting content to any HD TV via tablets, laptops or smartphones.

Currys & PC World will be the only UK retailer to stock Chromecast both in-store and online. The device will retail for £30.

*Other UK retailers to stock in-store from the end of April.

For more information head in-store or visit www.currys.co.uk or www.pcworld.co.uk. 

About Currys & PC World:

Currys & PC World are part of Dixons Retail plc. With over 1,100 stores and online services spanning 12 countries, Dixons is widely acknowledged as one of Europe's leading specialist electrical retailing groups. Dixons employs over 31,000 people and provides top quality training to ensure their personnel can provide amazing customer service on products ranging from televisions to ovens, and computers to washing machines.