Rombica Smart Cast: inexpensive wireless stick console


Without a doubt, today’s laptops, tablets and smartphones are a miracle. Compact, powerful, capable of many things. View a photo or video in 1080p? No problems. Run a beautiful three-dimensional game? Device will easily handle this.

But sometimes display sets back the gadgets. What a pleasure to enjoy the movie in a small 5-inch screen, when you have access to a TV with a decent diagonal? Presentations also look better on wide panels.

One problem – how to display content from a portable device on TV? Here it comes an inexpensive wireless stick Rombica Smart Cast. It can translate all of the above, and in Full HD.

Dimensions are perfect – 83 x 31 x 9 mm. 18-gram invention is really tiny and can boast of a pleasant, memorable design.

The device is compatible with all popular platforms – iOS, Windows, OS X and Android. For each of these operating systems you can download the application-companion. The program is called EZCast and serves to control the console connected to the HDMI port. Difficulties will not arise with the interface – it is intuitive and quite simple.


Transferring pictures is performed via Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, as well as firmware updates. Item charges through connector Micro-USB. No port of 2.0 version? Standard adapter will suit for charging from the usual socket. The corresponding cable is included.

There are no worries with pictures and music. They are broadcasted in perfect form. As for the video, there is a limit on the resolution – 1080p. It is not 4K, but the figure is worthy. This is a discovery for moviegoers.

A useful bonus – the DLNA. For those who want the option. Plus, creators do not forget about the analogue technology Miracast. It allows you to display on the TV what happens on the tablet or smartphone. Synchronization will not make a problems. Clear instructions with illustrations is always before your eyes – as a screen saver.

Pleases focus on Web. Major online services such as YouTube and Facebook are supported. In the built-in browser there are a lot of links for every taste.

How things work technically? Features are as follows: CPU AM82xx by Actions-Micro, OS based on Linux, 128 MB RAM and 128 MB of permanent memory. Modestly? Enough to work effectively.