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Release 1.5.3

  • New option to sort albums by date: SettingsBehaviorAlbums sort order or from the Albums Mode dialog.

    (Requires MPD v0.21.11 or newer)

  • New option to apply albums grouping in inner lists: SettingsBehaviorApply group-by to inner lists or from the Albums Mode dialog.

    For example: group artist albums by genre.

    Albums mode dialog

    Albums mode dialog

    Grouped inner albums list

    Grouped inner albums list

  • Fixed: incorrect player queue duration.
  • Added: option to sort albums by date ( SettingsBehaviorAlbums sort order)
    Requires MPD v0.21.11 or newer.
  • Added: option to apply albums grouping in inner lists, for example: group genre albums by album artist. ( SettingsBehaviorApply group-by to inner lists)
  • Fixed: incorrect player queue duration.

Release 1.5.2

  • Improved internal player for HTTP streaming (using ExoPlayer instead of MediaPlayer API).

    The new internal player starts playback with shorter delay, and works consistently better on different devices.

    The buffer size is configurable ( SettingsHTTP StreamingPlayer buffer size). Select between 1, 2½, or 5 seconds buffer size. The default is 1 second.

  • Detail tabs can be re-ordered.
  • Touch volume popup has new look.
  • Improved HTTP streaming internal player (using ExoPlayer instead of MediaPlayer API).

    The new internal player starts playback with shorter delay, and works consistently better on different devices.

    The buffer size is configurable ( SettingsHTTP StreamingPlayer buffer size).
    Select between 1, 2½, or 5 seconds buffer size.
    The default is 1 second.

  • Detail tabs can be re-ordered.
  • Touch volume popup has new look.

Release 1.5.1 (444)

This is a bug fix release for version 1.5.1

  • Fixed: crash in Radio Station edit when deleting image url.
  • Improved HTTP streaming internal player (using ExoPlayer instead of MediaPlayer API).

    The new internal player starts playback with shorter delay, and works consistently better on different devices.

    The buffer size is configurable ( SettingsHTTP StreamingPlayer buffer size).
    Select between 1, 2½, or 5 seconds buffer size.
    The default is 1 second.

Release 1.5.1

  • New feature: option to select which details tabs appear under each tag details.
  • New preference: SettingsBehaviorEnable double tap ff/rewind
  • Swipe actions: easier action triggering when dragging outside of item bounds.
  • Player notification: added seek bar and support for android 11 media controls.
  • Fixed: empty external players in http streaming config dialog in android 11.
  • Fixed: wrong action bar theme in player view after changing MPD server.
  • Added option to select which details tabs appear under each tag details.
  • New preference: SettingsBehaviorEnable double tap ff/rewind Double tap the seek buttons to move to the beginning or end of the track.
  • Swipe actions: increased tracking tolerance for easier action triggering when dragging outside of item bounds.

Release 1.5.0

  • Added support for client side radio stations.

    An online stream URL can have some metadata added to it such as image, name, country, etc. When that URL is found in the player queue the metadata will be attached to the playing item.

    Metadata can be added manually or optionally looked up in the radio-browser community database ( SettingsRadio StationsEnable radio browser).

    Settings

    Radio stations settings

    Radio stations settings

    Radio stations

    Radio stations list

    Radio stations list

    Radio browser

    MAFA radio browser

    MAFA radio browser

  • Added keep-screen-on settings conditions: only when playing, only when connected ( SettingsBehaviorKeep screen on).

    Keep screen on settings

    MAFA keep screen on settings

    MAFA keep screen on settings

  • New preference: SettingsPerformancePlaylist tracks load full info.

    Uncheck if extremely long playlists fail to load the tracks list due to MPD output buffer limit.

Added support for client side radio stations.

An online stream URL can have some metadata added to it such as image, name, country, etc. When that URL is found in the player queue the metadata will be attached to the playing item.

Metadata can be added manually or optionally looked up in the radio-browser community database ( SettingsRadio StationsEnable radio browser).