Microsoft is testing a brand new function that permits Android customers to manage the music on the smartphone through Home windows 10 PCs. Customers can entry and management the music on their Android smartphones instantly through the Your Telephone app. The function is at present restricted the Your Telephone app working on the most recent Home windows Insider construct, and Microsoft has mentioned that it’s “steadily rolling out” to Your Telephone model 1.20041.82 and above. Your Telephone is an app developed by Microsoft for Home windows 10, for connecting to Android units. With the app customers can obtain cellphone calls, entry images, and extra on their computer systems.
Microsoft in a weblog submit mentioned that customers can play, pause, and swap music that’s being performed from a choice of audio apps on their smartphones. Your Telephone desktop app can management music on apps together with Spotify, Pandora, Amazon Music, Google Play Music, YouTube Music, Xiaomi Music, and Google Podcast. “Present audio at present enjoying from my cellphone shall be turned on by default within the Your Telephone app settings if Your Telephone Notifications permissions are granted,” the weblog submit said.
When it comes to system necessities, Microsoft added that the function shall be accessible to customers who’ve a PC working Home windows 10 – October 2018 replace or later. Moreover, the Android cellphone must run Android 7 Nougat and above.
Microsoft within the weblog submit additionally mentioned that there are some “identified points” that had been discovered whereas testing the music management function on the Your Telephone app. These embrace:
- Some audio apps help “Earlier Monitor” and others might help “Rewind Monitor.”
- YouTube video and Audible are at present not supported.
Earlier this month, Microsoft added a brand new function to the Your Telephone desktop app that allowed Samsung customers to tug and drop information between the telephones and Home windows 10 PC over Wi-Fi. However the function was once more, accessible to customers on Home windows Insider builds solely.