Apple Music App was launched in Google Play Store. This was a long lasting wish of the Android users to have access to Apple Music contents. Apple Music can be considered as one the user oriented application that Apple has extensively created for Android. Users may be keen to know what Apple has hidden in their new app extensively launched for Android users. Also they may be interested to know about the contents that they can access by using the Apple Music App. So let us have a look on the features of the App.
Features of Apple Music App
Apple Music for Android is of Beta version, which means certain features are absent in the Android version. This beta version of Apple Music for Android was launched all over the world except in China. In functioning it resembles the iOS. This beta version is launched with a free trial for a period of 3 months. After that you may have to pay fixed subscription fee to enjoy the music further. The subscription amount is uniformly fixed for the entire world. You may require Android v4.3 and above, if you want to enjoy Apple Music on your Android smartphone. This is compatible with For You, New, Radio and Beats 1, Connect and My Music.The officials confirmed that if you are currently using a gadget with Apple Music and if you are having another gadget with Android Platform, then you can enjoy the same content on your Android device also. Otherwise if you have purchased music from iTunes by using an Apple ID and you can use the same to have access to the contents on your Android also. The officials also declared that the users may not feel odd while using this app, instead they feel like an app purely on Android platform. The share icons on this application are similar to that of Android share icons.
As I mentioned earlier that Apple Music App on Android is a beta version and may lacks certain features. The most important one among the list are the Music Videosand registering for Family Membership, by using the application. But if you have already subscribed for a Family Plan, then you can continue to avail the services by signing-in by using a valid Apple ID.
Motives behind Introducing Android App
While launching the Apple Music App for Android, the officials mentioned about certain things that forced them to launch a music app for Android platform. They said that Music is a global phenomenon and to promote Apple Music to this global audience, it is essential to launch an app backed by Android. Making Apple Music available in Android centric regions of the world could make Apple to come forth in music streaming competitions. Another prompting feature is the Switch. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook said that 30 percent of new iPhone users are from Android platform.