Spotify App For Android Gets “Major Rework”
Spotify has announced a "major rework" of the look and feel of their Android app. Numerous performance improvements have been made and support for the Samsung Galaxy Tab, HTC Desire HD, and Motorola Dext, among others, has been added. They've also added high-definition graphics and have adjusted many elements within the user interface, making for a faster and for aesthetically appealing music experience.
The list of upgrades can be found below:
- All the graphics have been re-done and are now available in high-definition.
- The overall design has been re-done.
- Support for almost any screen resolution, rotation and density, even tablet resolutions.
- On-the-fly screen rotation support, used on devices with fold-out keyboard.
- Multiple performance improvements to increase applications speed.
- Improved error messages with better descriptions.
- Improved detection of network connection and faster reconnections.
- Fixed the texts and controllers that were cropped in some places.
- Fixed the album art view which was often inconsistent with what was playing.
- Fixed when the widget was not showing the correct content.
- Fixed an issue with the application not playing the next song in certain cases.
- New devices supported: HTC Desire HD, HTC Desire Z, Huawei U8300, Motorola Cliq, Motorola Cliq XT, Motorola XT720, Samsung Galaxy 3 (Apollo), Samsung Galaxy Tab, Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro, Sony Ericsson X8 and ZTE Blade