According to our sources within JB HiFi, the Chromecast Ultra from Google is also coming to the big yellow store. This confirmation comes after the Chromecast Ultra was spotted in Officeworks’ internal systems last week, and tells us that an Australian release can’t be far away.
Noted in JB’s internal system with SKU 314401, and priced at $99, we’re all but confirmed that the Chromecast Ultra will be in Australia very soon, with confirmation that JB has significant pre-orders for stock to arrive at stores “soon”.
We don’t know a lot more than this, and there probably isn’t a lot more to say. We have heard that some Officeworks stores have started selling stock early, but this is very much an ad-hoc arrangement, and we doubt that it will be happening broadly across their retail network.
With two stores confirmed, and pricing and even SKUs showing up, it can’t be long until Google’s new 4K streaming Chromecast arrives here. Are you excited to get your hands on one?