Apple Music coming soon to Android, here are some screenshots

Apple Music logoIt looks like Android users will soon be able to take advantage of Apple's music service. The Cupertino-based company is testing Apple Music for about a month now and it's close to releasing it for the general public.

We reported late last month that Apple is recruiting Android users for a private beta testing via Betabound website. It appears that the information was 100% accurate, though it's unclear when Apple Music service will be available for all Android users.

The good news is we might be very close to an official release of the music service if we are to take into consideration the latest screenshots leaked via German blog MobileGeeks.

The screenshots show Apple Music service running on Android operating system and the fact that developers have included some features not yet available on the iOS platform.

Obviously, there's a chance that some of these features might make it to iOS by the time Apple Music is released on Android operating system, but that remains to be seen.

Apple Music on Android. Pic. 1

According to these screenshots, Apple Music app will allow users to change the size of the cache for songs saved for offline playback on Android devices.

Apple Music on Android. Pic. 2

However, it remains to be seen whether or not Apple Music users on Android devices will be able to pinpoint the location of cache, though we believe this will be possible. The feature comes in handy for those who use SD cards into their Android smartphones.

Design-wise, Apple Music borrowed lots of Android's elements and included them into its visuals, which is rather strange considering Apple's rather stiff stance when it comes to Android design.

Basically, rather than simply port the design from the iOS application, Apple added many of the Android UI elements, including a slide-out sidebar navigation and the hamburger menu.

Apple announced that its music services should arrive on Android as early as fall and these screenshots are an indication that Apple Music is very close to being released.

Source: Softpedia

Tags: Android, Apple

Add comment

Your name:
Sign in with:
Your comment:

Enter code:

E-mail (not required)
E-mail will not be disclosed to the third party

Last news

Galaxy Note10 really is built around a 6.7-inch display
You may still be able to download your content
Facebook, Messenger and Instagram are all going away
Minimize apps to a floating, always-on-top bubble
Japan Display has been providing LCDs for the iPhone XR, the only LCD model in Apple’s 2018 line-up
The 2001 operating system has reached its lowest share level
The entire TSMC 5nm design infrastructure is available now from TSMC
The smartphone uses a Snapdragon 660 processor running Android 9 Pie
The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Review
The evolution of the successful smartphone, now with a waterproof body and USB Type-C
February 7, 2017 / 2
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S - a tablet with the Windows-keyboard
The first Windows-tablet with the 12-inch display Super AMOLED
June 7, 2016 /
Keyboards for iOS
Ten iOS keyboards review
July 18, 2015 /
Samsung E1200 Mobile Phone Review
A cheap phone with a good screen
March 8, 2015 / 4
Creative Sound Blaster Z sound card review
Good sound for those who are not satisfied with the onboard solution
September 25, 2014 / 2
Samsung Galaxy Gear: Smartwatch at High Price
The first smartwatch from Samsung - almost a smartphone with a small body
December 19, 2013 /

News Archive



Do you use microSD card with your phone?
or leave your own version in comments (15)