Winamp Turns 15, Introduces In-App Store and Album Washer Tool for Android

Today marks the 15th birthday of Winamp. To celebrate, they are introducing an upgraded version of the software for Android, Mac, and PC users. What makes the new update special is the addition of the new In-App Store along with purchasable items such as Album Washer, which allows users to clean-up, and organize their music with the press of a button.  (more…)

New Winamp Released, Includes Android Pro Bundle and Mac Sync

The Android Winamp app has received quite a significant update today, which is now available in the Android Market. The update includes the new Pro Bundle – a package of premium features, enhancements and customizations. The update also contains a customizable home screen, crossfade, gapless playback, FLAC playback support, browse by folders and more.

Additionally, Winamp now features Mac OSX support, granting users the ability to import their iTunes playlist. The Mac Sync will be able to sync music from your Android device to your Mac, and vice-versa.

While the app itself is free, the Pro Bundle will be available as an in-app purchase for $4.99. Winamp has always been a great program, from Windows to Android, however is this new bundle worth $4.99 – especially with numerous alternatives.   (more…)

Winamp 1.0 Released on Android: Major UI Changes, Free Music Downloads, and Voice Action Support

Winamp really whipped the update’s a** with this one.  Version 1.0 is available for download and in it you’ll find a new look for lock, now playing and home screens.  They also added support for the “Listen to” Google Voice action, swiping of album art to switch tracks, and a bunch of new languages.  Most importantly though, they added a free music streaming and download serice.  It looks like these are artists who have happily donated their music, but still, who doesn’t love free stuff?

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Via:  Winamp Blog

Winamp Beta Released on Android

Winamp, one of the top media players of all time was released into the Android market yesterday.  While it may carry the “beta” tag, it definitely doesn’t act or look like a one and actually comes pretty feature packed.  Not only does the UI look prettier than most music players, Winamp also allows for wi-fi and USB streaming of you library and comes with a widget.  For those of us that have been lifelong Winamp users, today is a great day.   (more…)