Free Internet Radio App For Windows 8: N-Frequencies

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N-Frequencies is a free internet radio app for Windows 8 devices that serves you with a vast assortment of internet radio stations. The app is available as a free download for Windows 8 devices, and runs smoothly. The app works in docked view, and runs smoothly in the background as well, thereby giving you a flawless and seamless music listening experience. This radio app for Windows 8 has a beautiful background which adds to the beauty of this app. Upon launching the app, you will be presented with a list of categorically sorted internet radio stations.

Update: (October 30, 2013) N-Frequencies has an updated version (Release 6), which now supports recording streaming music. A Record button has been added that lets you record any song you are playing in this free internet radio app. The recordings would appear in .WAV format and you can them from your Music folder.

N-Frequencies - Recordings

When you launch the N-Frequencies app on your Windows 8 device, you can click on a particular radio station and start the playback. The radio stations are sorted according to language which makes it easier to search for the content that you are actually interested in.

N-Frequencies is available as a free download from the Windows app store.

Using the N-Frequencies Internet Radio app…

Using the app is as simple as anything can get. Once you launch the app, you will be presented with an interface which looks like the below screenshot.

n-frequencies main screen

As you can see, you are immediately presented with a list of radio stations at the bottom of the screen. As you scroll towards the right side of the screen, you will be presented with more radio stations, under different language categories. This app also stores the recent radio stations that you have listened to under the Recent tab, and this way, you can listen to them without having to scroll through the gigantic list of radio stations.

There is an interesting feature in this app that I would like to talk about here. When you install the app, there are only a handful of radio stations. This is done to keep the app size small. But as soon as you launch the app, you will be presented with an option to update the app with more radio stations.

popup

In the above screenshot, you can see a popup at the top-right corner. Let’s take a closer look at this.

popupClicking on this updates the database and adds a plethora of radio stations. You can also manually update the database through the control bar of the app by clicking on the Update database button. (bringing up the control bar is the standard deal of right clicking an empty area of the app)

Once you click on any of the radio stations in the app, playback will start.

playback started

To stop playback, simply click on the icon of the radio station under the Now Playing tab. you can also adjust the volume through a volume slider right next to the radio station’s icon. The app also supports docked view for multitasking.

You can also check out the Radio Now internet radio app for Windows 8.

Features…

+ Neat, uncluttered interface.

+ No advertisements.

+ Easy to operate, optional additional radio stations can be downloaded via in-app updates.

The verdict?

N-Frequencies is a good app to have on your Windows 8 device if you are looking for a versatile internet radio app with a host of features. The app is absolutely free, has a great interface, and has internet radio stations sorted according to category. If you love music, you should definitely check out this app!

Get N-Frequencies for Windows 8.

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Works With: Windows 8
Free/Paid: Free