Beat - Music player
By Monkey Bits
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More then 300.000 downloads in the first 48 hours when released for free. Featured as #1 free app in more then 10 countries.
Beat is a beautiful, gesture based, simple and easy to use music player for iPhone. It contains a lot of different themes, to give you complete enjoyment while listening to your favourite songs. Intuitive gestures allow you to feel your music, and go through the application with ease.
- Control app with intuitive gestures
- Choose from a lot of gorgeous themes
- Choose square or circle album artwork, or turn it off
- Reorder views and turn off ones you don't use
- Share what you're listening to on Twitter and Facebook
- Custom lock screen
- Personalize shake gesture to match your needs
- Apple EarPods Remote support
- and many more...
- iTunes Match
- More themes to choose from
- Personalize Beat even more with theme editor
- AirPlay your songs
- Create custom playlists
- and more...
Feel the music! Play your Beat!
If you have any suggestions or problems, please send us your feedback within the app (settings/feedback), so we can make it better together. Thanks!
What's New in Version 1.1
- New seek control
- Added album artwork on 'Now playing' screen with option to choose circular or square artwork image
- 10 new beautiful themes
- iOS 7 support
- New icon
- Minor bug fixes
Feedback is always welcome. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any issues or suggestions. Thank you for using Beat.
Good, but with flaws.
I love using this app for occasional usage. It does have some flaws, however. The first being not as much a programming error, but an annoyance. Unless you configure otherwise, whenever you shake your device, it shuffles. The first time I used the app, I would go to put my phone in my pocket, and the song would change, and it took me quite a while to figure out why. It would be appreciated if this could be changed in the future so this is an option, and not configured by default. Second, this will likely not bother most users, but it keeps me from using this app exclusively over the stock app. In "Nonstop" albums, where the songs flow into each other, this app breaks them apart. For example in "初音ミク Project Diva: Nonstop Album" the songs end and continue in the surrounding songs. In the stock app and in iTunes, there is no pause between the songs so it flows correctly. In Beats, there is a slight pause, and it breaks up the songs. If this could be fixed, it would be greatly appreciated.
Overall this is a wonderful app, and I will enjoy watching it mature over time.
After using this app more I decided to review this app again. I now use this music app all the time and it is amazing. The only thing I wish to see added to this app is the ability to read lyrics and podcast info just like the stock music app. Then this app would be perfect but for now it is 4 stars. Also the shuffling needs fixed. Everytime I click on a song to play in a shuffled playlist, I start somewhere in the middle of the playlist or sometimes towards the end, rather than the beginning. It is very annoying because then I have to skip all the way back through my songs to whatever song is first in the playlist. Please fix this issue. Also there is a time lapse between songs. If you could make them smoothly transition from the end of one song to the beginning of the next that would be great.
Simple and easy to understand.
I try to be as clear as possible in my reviews. Alright, the app is what I was looking for, its easy to use and understand. The themes make it amazing and boring-less. The Gesture commands are great and makes the app clean, you know, less buttons. The only downside for me is the lack of an equalizer, i used to use SoundFocus before this one, but I like the UI from this one, SoundFocus is great but what I liked is the EQ. In that case, the only thing I need in this great app is an EQ. Either-way it's on my home screen replacing the Music app. 😁
- Category: Music
- Updated: Nov 11, 2013
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 40.7 MB
- Languages: English, Bokmål, Norwegian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
- Seller: Monkey Bits doo
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