Audio and Video
Wave Control« Video & Audio « Downloads
|Updated||September 30, 2013|
|Category||Video & Audio|
Control your music and video playback and calls with waves of your hand over your phone. No touching required.
Works with your favorite media apps: Spotify, Pandora, Winamp, MX Player, and more.
Get air gestures today on the phone you have now.
★One of Lifehacker's Best Android Apps 2012★
★One of PC World's Best Android Apps 2012 (so far)★
This version has purchasable upgrades to pick and choose features as they become available. Pro version gives all current and future features at no additional cost.
Galaxy Ace, Y, and Fit: Try a different music app for the list further down.
If Screen Off not working – Turn on Device Admin in Settings
*Check the Player Compatibility List further down*
At your desk – No need to turn on the screen or unlock to change songs
Driving – Don't take your eyes off the road to change songs
Cooking – Control your music with your hands covered in dough
Cleaning – Don't worry about getting dirt and grime all over your screen
Eating – Don't worry about smearing all that burger juice on your phone
Working Out- Don't fall off the treadmill trying to unlock your phone
As seen on:
Easy to use, just wave your hand over the sensor (usually located just next to the earpiece).
Holding it there (hover) – Pause/Resume
One wave across – Next Song
Two waves across – Previous Song
Three times – Enable/Disable the controls
If you would like to help put Wave Control in your native language, please email me!
Many Thanks to the following translators!!
Spanish – Isabel
Turkish – Erdem Arslan
Chinese (Simplified) – George
Hungarian – David Benedek (www.benedekdavid.info)
Polish – Marcin
Be sure to enable Headset Button Control in your player of choice
Player Compatibility List:
Any Music app that supports “Headset Controls” such as these:
PowerAmp Menu -> More -> Settings -> Headset -> Respond to Headset Buttons
Samsung Music Player (Galaxy S2 and Note.. not Galaxy S, Y)
MixZing Menu -> Settings -> Headset and Buttons -> Enable Headset Controls
doubleTwist Settings -> Player Settings -> Use headset controls
Winamp Menu -> Control Headset
Samsung FM Radio
Tip for the hover gesture: if you move your hand away too quickly it'll register a wave
After an action, there is a delay before another gesture will be registered
Practice your wave techniques in the “Last Action” section
If you're getting another player responding to the commands, use the Set Target Media App setting
The sensor WILL behave differently on different phones. I don't have the resources test on every phone. If there is a problem, please email me to give me a chance to fix it out before leaving a bad review!
Wake Lock: To work when the screen is off
Read Phone State: To switch modes when phone is ringing or in-call
Internet: For Ad Supported Version
Access Network State: For Ad Supported Version
Access Coarse Location: This is not GPS — For Ad Supported Version
Write External Storage: For Ad Supported Version
Vibrate Used when app not in foreground or screen is off
Write Settings: For Screen Toggle On/Off action
Billing: For Upgrades Store
Get Tasks: For Recent Apps and Cycle Apps actions
Call Phone: For Call Controls functionality
Modify Audio Settings: For Speakerphone in call controls
Action Bar on pre-ICS created using Action Bar Sherlock
Developed on a Samsung Galaxy SIII
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