Chromecast Ultra is dead, long live Chromecast Ultra (and this new Ethernet dongle)
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Googles new $50 Chromecast with Google TV has supplanted the Chromecast Ultra in practically every way so you probably wont be surprised to hear Google is getting rid of its original 4K streaming device. The Chromecast Ultra is now out of stock at every major US retailer, including the Google Store, where its product page redirects to the new Chromecast.
Its not formally discontinued, mind you: Google says it will still be available at select retailers, even though were seeing no stock at Amazon, Best Buy, Target, Walmart, The Home Depot, Staples, etc., and even though B&H Photo actually lists it as discontinued right now.
But there is still one way to buy one because when Google announced its 2020 Chromecast, the new…