Move media from one cast device to another

Move music, podcasts, radio and YouTube videos currently streaming from your Google Nest, Google Home or Chromecast device to another Nest speaker, speaker group, display or Chromecast-connected device.

What devices you can transfer media to

  • Google Home, Google Home Mini, Google Home Max, Google Nest Mini
  • Google Nest Hub or Google Nest Hub Max
  • Chromecast (2nd or 3rd gen), Chromecast Ultra or Chromecast Audio
  • Speaker groups

Supported media

  • Any audio (except news, and media playing via Bluetooth)
  • YouTube for videos

With the Google Assistant 

Here are some ways to talk with your Google Assistant on your speaker or display when moving media from one device to another.

Note: This feature is currently only available in English.

To do this… Say "Ok Google" or “Hey Google”, then…
Transfer media to another device “Transfer to <device name>”
"Move the music to <device name>" "Cast to <device name>"

 From your Google Nest display

 Google Nest Hub

  1. On your Nest Hub's Home screen, tap the active media card to bring up the media player.
  2. At the bottom-left corner of the screen, tap Devices  to see the list of available devices and speaker groups.
  3. Select the device for which you want to move your media.

 Google Nest Hub Max        

  1. On your Nest Hub Max’s Home screen, tap the active media card to bring up the media player.
  2. At the bottom-left corner of the screen, tap Devices  to see the list of available devices and speaker groups.
  3. Select the device for which you want to move your media. 
 
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