All Chromecast users, are you streaming well with your Chromecast device? With the Google services and an exclusive bunch of features, the astounding streaming devices have also been one of the top choices for all the worldwide users.
As the technology and competition are increasing, the tech giant has been quite active in enhancing its lineup of Chromecast devices by adding the best features and functions. Even, the streaming device has now started to come with the third party products, and this time it is a music streaming service which is coming up with the Chromecast ability.
In the section of music streaming services, Spotify is one of the dominating players which outshines the other better options. There would be few of you who would have heard about the Deezer these days. Well, the company is based out of Paris and has approximately 12 million active users, just a portion of the 140 million users of Spotify. It is available in 185 countries and has got 43 million tracks.
Well, the company is now heading to launch the latest service that it hopes that it will boost the numbers, particularly for all those high-margin users who are willing to pay for the service rather than using the Deezer’s premium tier. The service is now expanding to Deezer’s Hi-Fi ($19.99/month) high fidelity tier to the lineup of a wireless speaker system that renders the support for the Google Cast, Chromecast built-in speaker or Chromecast Audio by using the Deezer’s mobile app. This signifies that the HiFi is expanding to Yamaha, Bang & Olufsen, Pioneer, Devialet, Audiopro, Samsung, and Sony.
The expansion has just come out after two years after the Deezer decided to start with the baby steps into the partnerships with the speaker companies. It declared the worldwide expansion of the service, which was previously known as Deezer Elite in the partnership with Sonos.
Now, it’s pretty much clear that the how many users of Deezer have picked the up-to-date from its Sonos partnership. You will need to guess whether the Deezer is being pushed into these expansions or it’s just moved due to the market movements. Sonos is also working on its voice controlled smart speaker to compete with the Google’s Home Service and Echo of Amazon.
Deezer Hi-Fi is one of the crucial parts in the crowded buzz of music streaming services and products that are being on the market to deliver the listeners who wish for the classic sound quality better than what you can get on any average streaming service and average speakers. Specifically, the Deezer’s service promises that error free capture of original analog audio source quality at a rate of 5X with the bitrate at 1, 411 kbps by using the FLAC codec.
The part of the deal displaying that the Deezer is trying hard to grow its fine business by keep focusing on the particular, higher-end users, and it is also notable as the there is a sign of how streaming music can be linked to the home experience.
Overall, this is not the particular move that the Dezer has made to grow its business. The company has also tried to list itself in public. Besides this, it has also raised some of the fundings in the wake of its IPO cancellation. After getting founded in 2007, the company has raised around $217 million with the backers including the Access Industries (owns Warner Music), Xavier Niel, and Orange (France Telecom).