Gapless playback lastly arrives for Play Music on Chromecast
Even with how handy beaming tunes from Google Play Music to a Chromecast related to your front room’s audio system is, there’ve been some exhausting to miss flaws since launch. Mountain View’s fastened a handful of them with the newest replace to its in-home music app. The most important of the bunch? Gapless playback. It is one thing that existed inside the software earlier than, however did not carry over to Forged periods. Lastly you’ll be able to take heed to 9 Inch Nails’ The Fragile with none annoying pauses between “The Wretched” and “We’re in This Collectively” — the best way Trent Reznor meant. What’s extra, the patch notes say that even should you depart the home or in case your telephone turns off, music will hold enjoying on Android. This is to hoping that music retains enjoying for those who take a telephone name throughout a forged session now and that iOS snags this performance sooner somewhat than later.
Extra of a Spotify fan? You are coated there too from the sounds of a report by 9to5Google. The outlet has it on good authority that at Google’s media occasion later this month, the Swedish music streaming service (a longtime Chromecast maintain-out) will make the announcement that it is coming to Mountain View’s HDMI dongle. How about that!
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- Key specs
- <a href=”http://www.engadget.com/merchandise/google/chromecast/” title=”Google Chromecast evaluations” goal=”_blank”> Critiques • eighty </a>
- Sort Audio / video participant
- Video providers YouTube
- Video outputs HDMI (1&#one hundred sixty;outputs, v1.four)
- WiFi 802.eleven b, g, n
- Dimensions 1.38 x 2.eighty three x zero.forty seven in
- Launched 2013-07-24