Listening to the radio on your mobile is very simple: we just have to have a built-in antenna, or data and certain applications with which to tune in to our favorite station. This article offers some tools to be able to use the mobile as a portable transistor and thus be able to listen to your favorite programs, live or recorded..
- Check that your mobile does not have an antenna
- Radio Garden
Check that your mobile does not have an antenna
Before continuing, we must make sure that our phone does not have FM radio. If this is the case, we just have to look for the application , which should be pre-installed on the smartphone , and put on some headphones to act as an antenna. At that point, we can literally use our phone like a transistor, tuning in to our favorite shows. But what do we do if we don't have an FM radio app ? Well, we must pull applications that will connect to the internet. This will increase the volume of downloaded data, so it is something that must be taken into account.
Having made this preamble, these are the best applications to listen to online radio on mobile..
TuneIn is one of the best alternatives to listen to Internet radio from around the world from your mobile phone. The best thing about this app is the simplicity of its use: we have at our disposal a practical search engine in which we can search for stations by country, our favorite channel, even the musical genre or the artist that we want to listen to. Live sports, music channels, news, almost six million podcasts and more than 100,000 international AM and FM radio stations. It also has a timer so that it turns itself off while we sleep. TuneIn Radio has a paid version that allows you to remove ads from the application and record programs, but with the free version we will have everything we need to listen to the radio on our mobile.
Radio Garden is an application to listen to the radio on your mobile phone that seems almost more like a game than anything else. And it is that its interface invites you to discover stations from all over the world in a very interactive and dynamic way. As soon as we open the app , we have a ball of the world that we can move, make larger or smaller, with the help of our fingers, and we can travel an entire country from station to station, looking for a specific region. A station from Zambia? you find it What music is heard in New Zealand, Cuba or Helsinki? Check it. A whole radio universe at your fingertips. It also has a search engine to locate stations by name and a section of the most popular channels of the tool itself..
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