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AALinQ Music Player App for Android

Advanced media player app specially designed for in-car use to promote music streaming from Android phones. Local or Google Music tracks are supported. TuneIn plugin now supported! Gesture control - go to the next track with just one finger swipe.


AALinQ works as standalone phone music player, or with GROM-USB3, GROM-AND2, GROM-MST4, and GROM-IPD4 adapter kits that are directly wired to your factory car stereo.

The following sources are supported:

Local music
Google Music
TuneIn web radio

Features:

  • No advertising or spying. Free to use.
  • Use local tracks, Google Music cloud storage or TuneIn web radio
  • 5 band equalizer on all supported devices (2.3+)
  • Large fonts and icons, bright colors for in car use
  • Gestures/swipe control of the playback, random and other functions
  • 3D cover art animation
  • Auto switch to Playing Now screen
  • Bluetooth controls supported
  • Lock screen controls displayed
  • Non-ASCII charsets supported
  • When connected to GROM HW and Bluetooth, choose which quality of the stream you want (icon next to time slider)

Local or Google cloud music

  • FLAC, WMA, AAC, OGG, AAC, MP3 supported
  • Automatic cover art download
  • Gapless (almost) playback
  • Browsing available by: Folders, Artists, Albums, Playlists and All Songs
  • Fast navigation by Folders, Artists, Albums, Playlists via gesture up and down in Playing Now screen
  • Create dynamic (on-the-go) playlists from any folder(s)
  • Swipe left right for track change

TuneIn web radio stations

  • Track titles supported if station broadcasts (also kept in Records)
  • Save favorite stations into its own tab (Favorites)
  • Browse by stations recently played (Recents)
  • Save live streams to listen offline later (Records)

For best integration use AALinQ with GROM hardware. Easy to set up:

1. Install GROM-USB3, GROM-IPD4, GROM-AND2 or GROM-MST4 module into your car
2. Download free AALinQ app from Google Play and install it on your Android mobile device
3. Connect your Android Smartphone or Tablet to GROM adapter via USB cable

AALinQ player for Google Music - main screenAALinQ player for Google Music - album screenAALinQ player for Google Music - gestures screenAALinQ player for Google Music - equalizer screen

Hints:
To enable USB Streaming to GROM HW simply exit the AALinQ app and run your favorite music app.
To enable GROM connect: Attach phone to GROM USB device and start any song in AALinQ
When connected to GROM via USB and Bluetooth, use route button next to time slider to switch between digital USB and Bluetooth A2DP streaming.

With GROM direct car interface the operation is simple for Local or Google Music tracks:
1. Disk 1 is a On-The-Go playlist. Disk 2 is the first playlist, Disk 3 is second and so on
2. Only local or Google music will be played through AALinQ
3. Titles and cover art displayed in player in portrait and landscape mode
4. Full control from either AALinQ or GROM. Player stays in sync with stereo all the time.

TuneIn has different mapping:

Troubleshooting when used with GROM interface:
1. Make sure you have latest firmware installed from http://gromaudio.com/software-usb2.html or http://gromaudio.com/software-usb3.html
2. On older phones (2.3.x) to operate you will need to turn USB Debugging option ON (Settings->Application->Development), follow suggestions from AALinQ
3. Submit support ticket if nothing helps http://gromaudio.com/support.html

iPod®, iPhone® and iPad® are registered trademarks of Apple, Inc. Android® is the registered trademark of Google, Inc.