Gmail 5.0: Material Design and Multiple Account Support

Google started to materialize many of its applications right after announcing the … more

Some of Our Favorite Features in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop is the latest major revision to Google’s mobile operating … more

Sony SmartEyeglass SDK Developer Preview Released

A little over a month ago in Tokyo, Japan, Sony unveiled its new SmartEyeglasstechnology. … more

XDA and Leaseweb: Server Trial/Moto 360 Contest (Winners!)

About a month ago, we held a contest along with XDA’s host, Leaseweb, to … more
Post Reply

Music player that sees USB/OTG

OP duckredbeard

21st April 2014, 09:50 AM   |  #1  
duckredbeard's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 86
 
824 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2010
I want to use my S4 as a music player in my car. The audio and control would be using bluetooth. I want to get a high capacity (128GB) USB flash drive for the storage. I have an OTG cable and it works fine for file access. I can also play music from it, but not using a full control music app like rocket or jet audio or google's music player. I want the full screen app, not just a toast sized mini player.

Anyone got this rigged up?

Sent from my SGH-I337 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
21st April 2014, 11:19 AM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 442
 
607 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2011
Don't know what you mean by mini music player. Why don't you use a 128gb micro sd?
21st April 2014, 02:42 PM   |  #3  
nikzDHD's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag London
Thanks Meter: 1,169
 
4,391 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2011
More
Poweramp? Or use something like stickmount to mount the USB drive and then use Rocket Player or whatever other player you want to use. Not sure what you mean by mini player. Post a screenshot.
21st April 2014, 04:16 PM   |  #4  
duckredbeard's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 86
 
824 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2010
.

Sent from my SGH-I337 using xda app-developers app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1398093367674.jpg
Views:	152
Size:	116.8 KB
ID:	2699917   Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1398093392211.jpg
Views:	144
Size:	56.2 KB
ID:	2699918   Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1398093404815.jpg
Views:	126
Size:	114.0 KB
ID:	2699919  
21st April 2014, 05:20 PM   |  #5  
duckredbeard's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 86
 
824 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2010
I can't find a music player that looks into the OTG USB to add music to a library. Even with the USB mounted via stickmount. Perhaps the OTG is defective. I can use it for file access on the GS4 but my wife's N7 doesn't see it.

Sent from my SGH-I337 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
21st April 2014, 05:24 PM   |  #6  
nikzDHD's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag London
Thanks Meter: 1,169
 
4,391 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2011
More
Have you tried power amp? I don't use OTG but I use poweramp and within that I can add folders and such from my sources. It should appear as a drive on that.

Sent from my GT-I9505G using Tapatalk
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Galaxy S 4 Themes and Apps by ThreadRank