Teewe 2 Review : Chromecast Media Streamer Alternative

Manufactured and Launched by Bangalore based Mango Man, Teewe 2 is the 2nd version of its predecessor which is small in size with the better Wi-Fi chipset.

Gone are the days when you needed to have Bluray or other DVD players to watch your favourite videos on the large screen TV. Teewe 2 is the Chromecast alternative priced at 2399 INR which can actually transform your TV into a smart TV and help you watch your content from your smartphone to directly on your large screen TV.

Teewe 2

The concept of wireless streaming your video directly from your Smartphone to your TV removes all the hassles of HDMI Cable, Network storage etc and what not. The dongle can be connected with Laptops & other computers using a dedicated software which helps in streaming the content over WiFi.

Teewe 2 is powered by a a dual-core ARM Cortex A9 Processor along with a quad-core GPU and 1 GB of DDR 3 RAM. It will work with any TV with an HDMI Port and needs a Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n connection to stream online content.

Design :

Teewe 2 has HDMI connector on one side while the micro usb connector on the other. Teewe 2 is compact making it look better and comes with better Wi-Fi chipset enabling it to play content even on poor networks.

Teewe 2 Dongle

Teewe 2 Dongle Side view

There is also a reset point on the Teewe 2. It is completely made with Plastic having enough holes in it for the sole purpose of heat dissipation.

Getting Connected

Along with the device comes a 5V power adapter, an HDMI extender cable and a micro USB cable. To use the device, you need to connect it to an HDMI port of the TV and power the device using the micro USB port. You can either use the bundled power adapter or an empty USB port of your television.

Teewe 2 Unboxed

Installation process is pretty easy. Set up a primary Wifi network, Plug the Teewe 2 with your HDMI Capable TV, Install the App on your Mobile and simply follow the instructions.

Teewe App works on Android, iOS and windows platform. You can install the app on Desktop and there is an extension for chrome browser too.

From Desktop, you can either stream your videos to your TV or you can simply cast your Laptop screen to the TV so that you can experience your work on a bigger screen although the picture quality was not that great.

You can also install Teewe Chrome Extension which can help you mirror your browser on your TV but mirroring is not poosible via Mobile App. Not just that, with the Teewe App, you can access anything from your devices as long as all are copnnected to same Wifi Network along with Teewe 2 Device.

Streaming HD videos on your TV has never been easy but with Teeewe 2. If the video is available online which is to be streamed, Teewe will directly stream it from your Router accessing the internet while for offline Videos, it will fetch the content from your device without using Internet Bandwidth.

Having said that, you must have a good Broadband connection which must be capable of Streaming HD videos if videos to be streamed are available online while for the Offline videos, you may find sluggist performance if your router is not good enough, say, Slow or Old Router.

Teewe 2 Streaming Device

Priced at 2399, Teewe 2 is definitely a good device competing against Chromecast. Teewe 2 is durable and pretty simple and neat looking device. The Teewe 2 also comes along with a 20GB free internet data package (for three months each, a total of 60GB) if you are using an Airtel broadband connection.

You can use the internet for all your needs and not just for Teewe.

One thought on “Teewe 2 Review : Chromecast Media Streamer Alternative

  1. Chandrika

    Hi Amandeep! Thank you for lending your support to Teewe 2 with your review. Teewe 2 is now also available on Flipkart, and you can purchase Teewe 2 for just Rs. 1,999/- during the The Big App Shopping Days (June 22-24, 2015) through their app. Once again, thank you for your support. Should you have any further questions regarding the device, please reach out to press@teewe.in or visit http://www.teewe.in. Happy Reviewing!

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