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This free app allows you to have one of the best functions of the Google Pixel on any mobile


The “It’s Playing” feature is one of the most popular and highly rated features of Google Pixel phones. And now, you can have it on any mobile without root.

Since its introduction in the Google Pixel 2 of 2017, the function “Now Playing” or “It’s playing” It has become one of the most popular and best valued by users of Google phones. Thanks to her, it is possible know at all times what songs are playing around usthanks to a detection system built into the device itself, which doesn’t even need an Internet connection to work.

Like many of the Pixel-exclusive features, Now Playing it has never been extended to manufacturers of other devices. However, developers around the world have tried offer similar solutions. Now one of those developers has managed to create the best adaptation to date.

His name is Ambient Music Modand it is a free and open source app created by developer Kieron Quinnwhich brings the “It’s Playing” functionality of the Pixel to virtually any Android device.

Capture of the Now Playing function of the Google Pixel

Ambient Music Mod brings the “Now Playing” function of the Pixel to any mobile.

Now Playing, available on any Android thanks to Ambient Music Mod

Until now, Ambient Music Mod was available through Xposed-Magisk moduleand therefore, it was necessary to have a device in order to use the application. Now, as of version 2, Ambient Music Mod is available without root on any mobile with Android 12 or a higher version.

To work, Ambient Music Mod requires the use of Shizukua free app that allows you to grant advanced permissions to applications installed on the device, through ADB.

Once installed, the app requires certain permissions to function. When fully configured, Now Playing Mod offers features like access to the most up-to-date database of songs and artists which can be found on Pixel devices with Now Playing, automatic song detection or the possibility of showing the name of the song and its artist on the lock screen, as it happens on Pixel devices.

This free app allows you to have one of the best functions of the Google Pixel on any mobile

In our tests, we have been able to see how the Ambient Music Mod song recognition it’s almost as accurate as the Now Playing feature on a Google Pixel device. We have been able to configure and run the app in just a few minutes on several mobile phones of different brands, including Xiaomi and realme models.

The app is completely free and open source. The APK file can be downloaded through the GitHub repository from the link that we leave below these lines.

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