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Version 5.3.0

Please remember that crashes, issues, and feature requests cannot be addressed or resolved through Play Store comments.

Added features

  • Add new Volume step size option. (For casting and now playing buttons)
  • Added Hungarian translation. (Thanks Zsigus)
  • Added a new Solarized color scheme. (Thanks Snaptags) (Remember that you can create your own custom themes, and share them on the forums).
  • Added a simple Bass boost DSP to the Equalizer - DSP for those who do not want to fine tune the individual EQ bands. (Requires that your device support it)
  • Added a binaural/transaural virtualizer DSP to the Equalizer - DSP. (Requires that your device support it)
  • Added year as a possible additional information row in now playing.
  • Enabled offline rating support. (Rate the songs when offline, rating pushed later to the server when connection is back)
  • Added optional pin code protection to settings. Prevent unwanted modifications from children for example.
  • Added buffering indicator for local and chromecast renderers.
  • Settings backup and restore now support equalizer profiles.
  • Added support for AMR transcoding to Chromecast.


  • Refactor media codec, bitrate, … extraction to always use FFmpeg for consistency and better results on all devices.
  • Playcount is now also increased when repeating the same song via repeat modes.
  • Start next queued media preparation in advance for non gapless renderers like Chromecast. (Faster Track transition)
  • Support more non standard tags for lyrics.
  • Volume Boost is now in standard Equalizer-DSP settings to allow per profile configuration. (!You need to reconfigure it again!)
  • Refactor some internal to improve global provider image / media cache. Please report any issue with those.
  • Updated an internal major library around navigation. Please report any issue.
  • Use AudioTrack to control speed/pitch when possible to increase compatibility.
  • Tweak first run design.
  • Update the local device add wizard to be simpler and more explicit about the different choices.
  • Allow removal of stall headphone names in equalizer profile configuration.


  • Fix internal proxy when source server use chunked encoding.
  • Added workaround for Jellyfin last versions transcoding bugs. (No more opus for now, will use vorbis with another workaround for the lack of handling sample rates correctly)
  • Fix plex transcoding request to more reliably use opus.
  • Fix Emby/Jellyfin dashboard sometimes not showing that Symfonium is transcoding even if it is.
  • Added some fixes to ExoPlayer to recover from invalid frames and some cache issues.
  • Fix possible race when loading media queues, leading to lost queue content.
  • Reduce memory usage for custom tag parser and very large libraries during scan.
  • Greatly improve custom tag parser speed on very large libraries.
  • Fix parsing of some CUE files.
  • Fix smart filters sub group rules edit not always saved.
  • Fix subfolder exclusions for local device provider in folder mode (SAF)
  • Show the number of removed item in playlist duplicate cleanup.
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