How to create a music app and a video app
One of the essential features of a Smartphone is its ability to recognize media files, which includes to play audio files, video files or listening to the radio both offline and online. This device can store gigabytes of informations and present it in high quality and also its functions are actively used in different ways by the device owners.
Some statistics in favor of music(radio) app development
Not only has musical styles and preferences changed over the years, the ways in which we listen to music or radio has changed as well. Present day millennials are not likely to be found using a disc, because most of them started using Youtube from childhood or even at infancy and as result, the popularity of video, radio and music streaming app is growing every year.
According to an online stats report in 2017, Americans listened to 184 billions of songs, 69% of American music-listeners do it every day. The main reason for the study is to understand the increase in demand of this form of entertainment, so, the target audience of such solutions is aimed not only for the fact that they enjoy the service by listening to music, listening to the radio or to watch free video, but that they are ready to pay for it. An estimate of 48% the target audience in America is ready to pay for the radio or music solution of high quality and this indicator is at 43% for the UK, in conformity with same source.
Basic capacities of mobile audio and video apps
It is very useful to everyone: for ordinary people, music and radio lovers, musicians, DJs, photographers, fitness instructors and others, because it offers the ability to:
- Listen to your favorite tracks, look at photos and watch videos at any time and in any place without computer and Internet.
- Compactly pack a big library of chords, a tuner and a rhythmometer in a smartphone only by using a mobile app for guitar tuning.
- Rapidly create (paste text and music), edit, add special effects and send forward videos in video apps. This functional feature is useful for both work and entertainment.
- Create audio and video presentations and promote a business.
- Create albums and playlists on topics, styles, performers, etc. using the service. Individual selections of material will be always ready at hand.
- Convert multimedia files into different formats.
- Possibility to share the content with friends and fans.
Create your own music app: What type to choose
As you already know, the concept of a music (video, radio) app is quite broad, as it may include:
- Music libraries to store the music and allow the users who have paid for a subscription to listen to the tracks.
- Cloud storage and if you want to create a music app on this type, then your users will store their songs in it in order to hear them any time.
- Radio stations for example, these can be an app that gathers all the radio stations together and allows the user to choose one and listen to the radio station from the list.
Basic functions to implement in order to create a music video app
Of course, a lot of things will depend on the what type of app to create, however, here is a list of the basic functionalities your users would like to see in any case.
- Search form;
- The possibility to compose albums, playlist, mark favorite tracks;
- Social sharing;
- The possibility to use offline or to upload own songs (if the type of app allows this);
- Radio translation;
- Payment system.
How do we create apps for radio, audio and video?
If you want to create a video or music video app, you have come to the right place! We create radio, music apps and video apps. Creation of mobile app for music listening, radio translation or recording and watching video goes through several stages.
- Product idea and business expertise.
- Project evaluation and proposal.
- Product design.
- Backlog and development contract.
- Planning a Sprint.
People come to our company to realize their idea of a mobile music application, web resource or automate business processes. We conduct free business-expertise, advise the client and finalize the ideological component of the project, taking into account the needs of users.
The project team is evaluated by the development team. After that, the client receives a preliminary commercial proposal for the development of the music (radio, video) application.
After having understood what the users expect from the application, we proceed to the prototyping process. A competently built interface is a guarantee that the user will quickly understands how the music application can help solve their problem. You will get an opportunity to look at the functionality of the future application without the software part.
We draw the design of all screens and the basic features of a music application, for this we use the recommendations of Google and Apple to design the application. We take care that the graphics solutions are understandable and convenient. At the end, you will get a design that will set you apart from the competition.
Meeting with the product-hunter, discussing the details of the project. The team develops backlog for the whole project together with the customer. After the approval of backlog, the contract on development is signed with the customer.
An agreement with the customer on what development tasks that will be performed on the nearest sprint.
A demonstration to the customer, the results for 2 weeks of development. The team analyzes the risks and problems, completes the sprint, optimizes the further development of the application.
Audio and video app cost
The development cost for such type of apps is individual for every project and depends on many factors:
- The widget range of capacities and whether it has a typical or atypical interface.
- The complexity level of the navigation panel in the player, of the settings and design.
- The operating system of smartphones, iPhone, iPad, for which a widget is being developed.
- If the app is a supplement to the company site.
Please note that we specify the cost for the project, but not for the time spent on its development.
Requirements of our clients at the stage of project evaluation
- Successful experience in developing projects for medium and large businesses.
- Business expertise in the development of start-ups.
- A team of 7 specialists when developing a music (radio, video) application or a website for this industry.
- Uniqueness, no standard solutions.
- Term - development from 3 months.
- Transparent control system and flexibility in application development.
The Service for preliminary estimation of the app developmental cost is free of charge. So, find out the cost of your project now..