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    Shazam Alternatives

    Shazam is described as 'gives instant satisfaction for when you want to know the name of that song playing on the radio' and is a leading music recognition app in the audio & music category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Shazam for a variety of platforms, including Android, Online / Web-based, iPhone, Linux and iPad. The best alternative is SoundHound, which is free. Other great apps like Shazam are Midomi, WhoSampled, ACRCloud and WatZatSong.

    Shazam is mainly a Music Recognition App but alternatives to it may also be Music Discovery Services or Audio Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Shazam.
    This page was last updated Jan 1, 2022
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    Shazam gives instant satisfaction for when you want to know the name of that song playing on the radio.
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      SoundHound is a music search and discovery app that listens to what is being played around you. Tap the orange button to instantly identify songs and see lyrics, share, stream, buy or simply explore more about artists you know and love or have just discovered.
      Almost everyone thinks SoundHound is a great alternative to Shazam.
    1. Midomi is a music search tool powered by your voice. Sing, hum or whistle to instantly find your favorite music and connect with a community that shares your musical interests.
      Midomi vs Shazam opinions
      Some users think Midomi is a great alternative to Shazam, some don't.
      it kinda recognize like shazam
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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      WhoSampled, the service that identifies music samples.
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      ACRCloud provides best audio fingerprinting cloud services with its 40m music database for audio recognition, query by humming, broadcast monitoring ( music / ads ) , live TV channel detection, copyright detection and customised content recognition.
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      ACRCloud vs Shazam opinions
      Most users think ACRCloud is a great alternative to Shazam.
      stevewang ACRCloud provides the best audio fingerprinting service for companies and developers to build Shazam-like apps. It has 40 million music databases to ensure the recognition rate and a super fast response time to get excellent user experience.
      Positive comment over 6 years ago

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      BarnMTB ACRCloud provide app developers the ability to build Shazam-like functionality into their apps and services - ACRCloud doesn't provide their own standalone music identification app itself. Shazam is a standalone app that identifies songs playing using microphone.
      Negative comment 10 months ago

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      Do you have a tune stuck in your head? Other apps are failing at naming your sample?
      Some users think WatZatSong is a great alternative to Shazam, some don't.


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      Hold MusicID up to music and it'll tell you the name of the song in seconds. MusicID is the slickest way to identify any song you hear on the radio, at the movies, at the club, at the grocery store, or anywhere.
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      AudioTag.info — is a free music-recognition service. It allows you to identify almost any unknown piece of music quickly and easily.
      Some users think AudioTag is a great alternative to Shazam, some don't.
    2. Beatfind can visualize and recognize songs that are playing around you. For a better party experience press the lightning button and prepare for a flashing strobe light effect in sync with the beats of music.
    3. Mousai is a simple application that can identify songs similar to Shazam. Just click the listen button, and then wait a few seconds. It will magically return the title and artist of that song!
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      AHA Music is a browser extension that recognize what song is playing on your browser tab with links to stream them on Spotify, Deezer and YouTube links.
      AHA Music vs Shazam opinions
      Most users think AHA Music is a great alternative to Shazam.
      Stupid, can't Identify any Music I ask it to do, DO NOT INSTALL
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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      Doesn't recognize any song
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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      Can't recognize anything.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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