The concept was pioneered by Spotify which was the first to let users save music on SD cards for offline listening. This will also benefit Apple Music subscribers whose phones do not have much internal storage and who rely on SD cards to store their music, videos and TV shows.
Apple Music enters Android: What it does and how you can use it
The new update also allows Android phone users to add a full schedule listing for shows that will air on Beats 1 station. This will ensure that you will not miss any show on Beats 1 that you want to hear at all costs.
Sadly, iPhone owners will have nothing to do with this update as it is not known when or if Apple will launch an iPhone with expandable storage options. However, we are not sure if Apple will introduce an update to Apple Music's iOS app to let iPhone users save songs in their iPhones' internal storage for offline listening.
Apple Music clocks 54 million users, features in top smartphone apps of 2015
Burberry is now a dedicated channel on Apple Music
However, to endear itself to British subscribers, Apple has added Burberry as a dedicated channel on Apple Music. If you visit the channel, you will be able to listen to numbers by Tom Odell, James Bay, George Ezra and Keane along with their numerous albums, films and curated playlists. Songs created by legendary artists like Benjamin Clementine, Rhodes, Ed Harcourt, Clare Maguire, Jake Bugg and Roo Panes are also available on Apple Music.
Burberry debuts on Apple Music as a dedicated channel
Apple Music is available for both iOS and Android users with an initial three-month trial followed by a £9.99 per month subscription. The Family Sharing scheme, which lets up to six users share a single subscription, costs just £14.99 per month. With a library of over 30 million songs, Apple Music lets you stream at 256Kbps and also lets you access readymade playlists curated by the best-known music experts from across the globe.
Apple Music Connect also lets artist upload songs, lyrics, videos and photos directly on the app from their iPhones. You will be able to like and comment on those uploads and will be able to share them via Facebook, Messages, Twitter and email.