Shazam Software or App could recognize music everywhere. From Movie music, television music, radio music to music in a shop, bar or membership. Free Shazam Application for PC Windows, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, Windows Phone and Nokia.
iPhone 3, 4, 5, 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 7.
For Android 2.x, 4.x, 5.x, 6.x and Android 7.
For Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8, 10.
Shazam is one of the popular application growing on all platforms from different mobile Operating systems to Computers too. It was initiated in 2002 and has grown rapidly . The objective of this application is to discover ,explore , buy and share music. This application has lot of things to boost off as they were the first application on apple app store. It connects people from all around the world. It has also find its place to list of top 10 mobile applications and it is FREE. It is now integrated with apple iOS Siri functionality too. It is used in 200 + countries.
Basic Core Functionality: The basic feature of Shazam is that you can record a song through your mobile or computer using this application playing anywhere on T.V ,radio etc. Then what it will do is that , it will tell you all information of that recording from their database. It recognizes music and T.V shows playing around you.
It will also provide you the links from YouTube , iTunes ,Spotify or Zune .Giving you the option to download too.
Background Working: Once you record the music or T.V program , Shazam match the sound with its database using acoustic finger print. Their database has more than 11 million songs. It can tell the difference between 2 peoples singing same song with same lyrics. Its time frequency graph helps it achieving this functionality.
There are some other features which they are offering at the same time that help Shazam stand out from other applications:
Discovery: Once you find out and recognize song with their database , Shazam also allow its users to share their links to social media networks like Facebook, Twitter , WhatsApp etc.
Explore: This feature of application allows user to see what other people are shazaming all over the world .This feature replaced their charts feature.
Lyric Play: It is a new feature added in this application .This feature helps its users to learn lyrics of their favorite songs easily. Lyric Play is currently available in US, UK, Canada, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Australia and New Zealand and Canada. Not all songs will have its lyrics using this feature ,because its till new and they are working on it.