Those of you who own a Windows Phone device and also like to listen to a music radio while on the go should grab the newly released SKY.FM Radio application, which will bring them great songs at all times.The service promises over 60 channels of the best music out there, and the newly launched Windows Phone mobile client will bring all of them to the owners of devices running under this platform.
“SKY.FM Radio offers 60+ channels of the best music available in a variety of genres. Each one is programmed by a channel manager who is an expert in that style of music,” the application’s description reads.
“Find all your favorite styles including Pop, Rock, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, Smooth Jazz, Romantic, Easy Listening, International Music, and many more!”
SKY.FM radio already has listeners from all around the globe, courtesy of its unique channels, paired with the eclectic music styles it offers.
The Windows Phone application also allows users to easily pin channels to their start screen, which ensures that they will be able to access them faster at a later date. An easy-to-use Styles list is also available for those who are uncertain of what kind of music they want to listen to.
Other features of the application also include:
- Stream music from the app or in the background while you do other things
- Control audio and view track titles from the lock screen
- Save your favorite channels for quick and easy access later
- New Sleep Timer feature to fall asleep to music without draining your data plan
- Set data streaming preferences for when using a Cellular vs. WiFi network
- Optional buffer bar with data display helps you keep track of your data usage
SKY.FM Radio also comes with the option to share favorite tracks and channels on social networking websites such as Facebook and Twitter, or by email.
The application and service can be enjoyed for free, though they are ad supported. However, users can opt in for a SKY Premium account, which is free for 7 days, straight from within the app (it will offer a commercial-free listening experience).
You can download SKY.FM Radio for Windows Phone from Softpedia as well. The application is available for both Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.5 devices.