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Version 4.3.0

Remember that Symfonium is 100% user driven, do not forget to make feature requests on the forum if there’s something missing for you. (Do not use Play Store comments for that)

Added features

  • Add support for Android application shortcuts.
  • Add menu to easily create pinned application shortcuts for playlists.
  • Add new option to allow ignoring server side transcoding settings for Subsonic servers.
  • Add genre to albums browsing to Android Auto.
  • Add support for incomplete MEDIA_PLAY_FROM_SEARCH queries (Like Pano Scrobbler search feature)
  • Add new Plex provider setting: Favorites as Plex ratings to automatically convert Symfonium favorites to Plex 5 stars.
  • Add only favorite filter to search page.
  • Add advanced settings button to clear playback cache in case of corruption.
  • Add some automatic transcoding for some unsupported media types for compatible Subsonic servers. (As always contact me, if more exotic file formats or not compatible server)
  • Add change language button on Android 13 to help users discover the OS function.


  • Symfonium now respect by default forced transcoding settings on Subsonic server side.
  • Technical: Media session now expose the art as METADATA_KEY_ALBUM_ART as some external tools do not properly support the generic METADATA_KEY_ART.
  • Improve offline play counts sync with Navidrome.
  • Improve automatic playlist sync for the providers exposing a last changed value allowing to skip syncing unchanged playlists.
  • Attempt to fix now playing layout on strange ratio screen or very large fonts. Please report any issue or side effect for your devices.
  • Adapted to Plex API change that no more allow keeping resume point without enabling the “Store track progress” option on the library. (Note: If you need to share resume point between multiple Symfonium apps you need to enable that option on Plex music libraries)


  • Smart playlists should be visible when available offline filter is enabled.
  • Support more invalid values possibly returned by some Subsonic servers.
  • Fix sometimes missing playcount increase when queuing multiple time the same song.
  • Fix missing volume control bar in landscape when the option is enabled.
  • Add more security around playback cache corruption.
  • Removed some wrongly added very incomplete translations that should have been excluded.
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