Wynk Music users will need a compatible iOS or Android Dolby Atmos-enabled mobile device to enjoy the latest upgrade.
Airtel-owned music streaming platform Wynk Music is offering Dolby Atmos, a more realistic, engaging, and immersive auditory experience. The upgrade to the music streaming platform will be offered to the users at no additional cost, Telecom major Airtel said in a press release on Wednesday.
Wynk’s Dolby Atmos music catalogue and playlists will include songs across eight languages from renowned music labels like Yash Raj Films (YRF), Saregama, Phonographic Digital Limited (PDL), and more. The audio streaming major said to continuously add to this catalogue. Users will need a compatible iOS or Android Dolby Atmos-enabled mobile device to enjoy the latest upgrade on Wynk Music.
“Our partnership with Dolby combines Wynk’s core strengths of an extensive library and superior music delivery with a never-before audio experience in Dolby Atmos will certainly enhance user experience immeasurably,” said Edwin Charles Albert, Head – Content and Partnerships, Airtel Digital. “We will continue to add partners with cutting-edge technologies with the aim to consistently deliver the best music experience.”
Dolby Atmos originated in the world of cinema and has expanded to various entertainment platforms, including home theaters, streaming services, TVs, mobile devices, and headphones. This technology has significantly enhanced sound quality and has become a key feature in many audiovisual products and setups.
Meanwhile, launched in 2014, Wynk Music is a comprehensive music streaming platform developed by Bharti Airtel. The streaming platform, which crossed one lakh downloads in just four days of its launch, boasts over 72 million monthly active users. The app offers content in 14 Indian languages and is available on both Android and iOS platforms. With a vast collection of more than two million songs spanning various genres, including Indian and international music, Wynk Music provides users the ability to stream music online for free or download MP3 songs for offline listening. Airtel offers a free Wynk Music subscription with some of its recharge plans. Or else, one-month Wynk Music Premium costs Rs 49 and Rs 399 for one year.