In this article, I will cover a free media player to play SoundCloud, YouTube and local media files.
Autobeat is a free cross-platform media player that is currently available for Windows, MacOS, and Android. It is designed to bring all your music in one place. You can add tracks from SoundCloud, music videos from YouTube and music files from your local storage. With the Autobeat app installed on your phone, you can easily sync your media across devices.
Play SoundCloud, YouTube and Local Media Files With Autobeat
When you open the Autobeat, it welcomes you with a Discover section where it suggests you music based on your past listening habits. Just below the suggestions, it lists new and popular music videos from YouTube.
In the left side, it has a navigation panel that shows your Library, Devices, Playlists, and Channels.
Library: Under Library, you get four sections, Discover, Tracks, Artists, and Albums. All these sections are pretty much self-explanatory.
Devices: Under Devices, it lists all your connected devices.
Playlists: All the playlists that your make and import will list under section along with Most Played and Favorites playlists.
Channels: This includes 3 different channels this player supports, YouTube, SoundCloud, and local files. Each of these channels lists their respective media files only.
Adding new media is really easy here. Simply type a song name in the search box and click Enter. Autobeat shows you the results with three tabs at the top, one for each channel. You can switch between these tabs to find what you seek and add that media to your library or playlist.
You can also import music and playlists via URL. To do so, click Import tab and select Import Music. This opens a pop-up on your screen, paste the SoundCloud or YouTube URL to add the respective media to your library. Apart from that, you can also use your iTunes library as well.
SYNC Across Devices
One of the main features of this media player is its cross-platform availability. This allows you to sync your media between your smartphone and computer. From a PC or Mac, you can remotely manage your Autobeat Android app.
Appearance & Themes
You can change the appearance and theme of Autobeat as per your liking. It features two themes, Light, and Black, which you can easily switch from the Settings. To further tweak the appearance, you can change the accent color of the player. You can choose Grey or Brown color for that. The navigation panel can be lean to a minimal look and you can easily switch to the fullscreen mode to have an immersive experience.
Download Autobeat for Windows here.
Autobeat is a free cross-platform media player with a clean modern user interface. It keeps your SoundCloud, YouTube and local media files all in one place. Give it a try and share your opinion with us in the comments.