The Chromecast is designed to sync with any mobile device, even iPhones and iPads. Right now, only a few apps, like YouTube and Netflix, have incorporated the cast button, although more content providers are is expected to join that list. You can also use Chromecast directly from your Chome browser. You simply press the cast button in the app or in Chrome and you are given an option to sync your mobile device with any television in your house. The content then transfers to your TV and your mobile device becomes your remote.