Apps & Games

SoundHound App for Windows Phone Review

SoundHound app has been designed to automatically identify the song that you play from the online database. The app is fairly easy to use and you can also use the app to recognize songs from music CDS, downloaded tunes, or music on the radio. SoundHound will provide you complete details about the song such as name of the tune and the artist, name of the album as well as the lyrics of the song.


SoundHound, the world’s only viable singing and humming recognition, app has done a fair job of searching songs. It quickly identifies the songs which you can share with your Facebook friends and Twitter followers. With this app, you will also get real time Facebook and Twitter updates from artists.

Charts are a useful feature of SoundHound that shows you the latest tweets including what’s hot, underplayed, songs found by other users, and lots more. You can also pin the quick search tile to home screen for quicker identification in no time.

Noteworthy features:

  • Quick song recognition
    The app, SoundHound, works excellently in quickly identifying the song. It also saves your search history which is a handy feature. It also includes trending playlists and more popular songs, which makes it easy to find newer music.
  • Accurate details
    When the song has been identified, you will have access to a wide variety of related information including lyrics as well as YouTube videos. You can also play these videos in-app. Also, you can explore more information with artists’ biographies, album and song history at a Wikipedia-style guide to any artist.
  • Excellent social sharing elements
    Your searched results can be bookmarked and shared via Twitter and Facebook to your friends and followers. The app works greatly with its social sharing integration.
  • Charts
    Charts are a useful feature which showcases songs that are popular with SoundHound users. It is a good way to find the craziest and most popular music.



  • Recognizes music with ease
  • Social networking elements
  • Saves a history of searches
  • Easy to use
  • Broad diverse music database


  • Busy interface
  • Crash errors after song identification

Some useful insights about SoundHound:

  • Cost: Free
  • Ratings: 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • Publisher: SoundHound Inc.
  • Download Size: 3 MB
  • Works with: Windows Phone 7.5 and up
  • Download SoundHound

Wrapping up

All-in-all, SoundHound is a useful app that provides a swift way to identify unknown songs. The app has taken audio-tagging to the next level, with a host of features for your song identification. It accurately identifies an unlimited number of songs, and also integrates music related tweets, lyrics and YouTube clips as well.

Download this app today and let us know what you like about it.

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