It’s been two years since Google launched its standalone streaming device, Chromecast with Google TV. The device is completely different when compared to previous Chromecast editions. A lot of customization options and new features were added to the device. But, for all smart devices, one thing will remain the same. You have to turn off the smart devices when not in use. Let’s see how to turn off the Chromecast with Google TV device.

How to Turn Off Google TV

It is essential to turn off the device if you are concerned about saving power. You can turn off Chromecast TV in 4 ways.

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  1. With the Remote
  2. Using Google Assistant
  3. Unplug the Chromecast TV from the TV
  4. Using Google Home App

Turn Off Google TV with the Remote

press the power button to turn off Google TV

On your Google TV remote, press the Power button. It will turn off your device instantly. It is the simplest option to stop your Google TV.

Turn Off Google TV with Google Assistant

use Google Assistant to turn off Google TV

Google TV is featured with Google Assistant. Using the Google Assistant on Google TV, you can control the device with your voice commands. Tap the Google Assistant button on the remote to trigger the virtual assistant. Then, say Turn off Google TV or Turn off the device. Your device will be powered off immediately.

Turn Off Google TV using Google Home App

1. Installed the Google Home app from Play Store or App Store.

Google Home app

2. Connect your smartphone and Google TV to the same WiFi network.

3. Open the Google Home app and tap the Devices icon.

4. Choose your Google TV.

5. Tap the Off button to power off the device.

Unplug the Chromecast TV from the Television

Unplug the Google TV from the TV

If the above-listed ways are not working or if you don’t find your remote, you can just unplug the Chromecast device from the TV’s HDMI port. It will disable the Google TV and turn it off. Unplugging the Google TV from your TV will abruptly deactivate all the device connections. Don’t do this frequently, as it may damage your device.

It is good to turn off any device after using it. Follow the above steps and turn off GoogleTV in a few seconds. Chromecast doesn’t have any on and off switches. If you have lost your remote, the only way to power off the device is to unplug it. Turn Off the Chromecast device when not in use and save the power.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I exit Google TV on my smart TV?

To exit Google TV from your Smart TV, you have to disconnect the device from the HDMI port of your TV.

2. Does Chromecast with Google TV turn off automatically?

If there is no activity detected for a while, the device will go to Ambient mode automatically.