MusicCast Controller

4.4
49.3K reviews
1M+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Choose what you want to listen to, where and how with MusicCast. MusicCast is a streaming and multi-room audio system built into many Yamaha products, including sound bars, wireless speakers, AV receivers and more. The MusicCast app lets you easily control them all.

Music Everywhere
-Listen to music throughout your whole home
-Listen to the same or different music in each room

Stream your favorites
-Stream from popular music services or from Internet Radio stations
-Access your music library from your smartphone, NAS drive or computer
-Stream internal or external content (TV, CD Player, Blu-ray Disc Player, USB, and more)

Don't skimp on quality
-Supports High Resolution Audio playback (up to 192kHz/24bit)

Create wireless setups
-MusicCast Stereo: Pair compatible models for a wireless 2-channel or 2.1-channel setup
-MusicCast Surround: Pair select models together for the ease of wirelss surround sound

Make your music yours
-Multiple settings to customize your experience

Requirements
- Android5.0 or higher
- A Wi-Fi router and one or more MusicCast-enabled products within the same network

Compatible models vary by region.
Please refer to the following site for compatible models.
https://www.yamaha.com/2/musiccast/

This application performs following functions for purposes described below.
- Making a connection under Wi-Fi enabled environment
The application uses Wi-Fi function on your mobile terminal for the purpose of operating network-enabled devices.
- Accessing to music information stored in your smartphone / tablet
This application accesses to music information stored in your smartphone / tablet for the purpose of displaying, playing and editing the music information and/or playlist.

To find your Wi-Fi compatible devices, the MusicCast app needs to access this Android device's location info. This app doesn’t collect your location using GPS.
Updated on
Dec 28, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
App activity and App info and performance
Data is encrypted in transit
Data can’t be deleted
4.4
49.3K reviews
Jim D
December 29, 2022
The app is solid when everything's working. Unfortunately, I've had ongoing issues with two of the MusicCast devices, including regularly losing connectivity to the app. Aside from that, the interface is decent and connecting to audio sources is fairly straightforward. The search tool is adequate.
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Lawrence Lee
November 1, 2022
Revised UI is great. Integrates with my Yamaha receivers, RX-A780 and RX-A1080. This app works exceptionally well with Qobuz and Deezer with song progress bar scrubbing and elapsed time counter. Reports bit depth now. Handles all of my sources well with the exception of Amazon Music. In terms of stability, I'm able to run the app concurrently on multiple devices and they all are able to take control without issue.
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Matt Schirmacher
September 8, 2022
In general the app is nice and makes it easy to control my Yamaha network receivers. For basic streaming from online services it works nicely and it is easy to link multiple receivers. I did not have any issues with finding local media servers. It needs additional features for playing music on local servers. (1) A search function. (2) A sort function. It plays by track number, this does not work with multiple discs. So add a sort by track, disc, filename, etc. (3) Support for Replay Gain tag.
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What's new

- UI improvements
- Other bug fixes