Shazam App

Technical Information of Shazam Application:

The list of additional information regarding the shazam application is as given below

Application Shazam
Founder Dhiraj Mukherjee

Chris Barton

Philip Inghelbrecht

Avery Wang

Key people Chris Barton
CFO Of Shazam Todd Saypoff
CEO Of Shazam Rich Riley
CTO Of Shazam Richard Sharp
Type Of Bussiness Public
Type Of Site Music
Available in Multiple languages
Released On September 24, 2018
Provides service worldwide
Compatible Platforms iOS, Android, Windows, macOS, WatchOS
Languages Used JavaScript




Supported Devices Phone, Microsoft Windows, macOS, web
Derivatives Of Shazam Beatport


Content rating 12+
Offered By Apple, Inc.


Permissions To Grant For Shazam Application:

The list of permissions that need to grant for the Shazam application is as given below

In-App Purchase:

  • -This app can be accessed completely free of cost.

Device ID and App history:

The history of the web bookmarks is required to access and the information regarding the running apps on the mobile device. The application also retrieves the sensitive log data and system internal state.

  • Cellular data settings

The Shazam application connects to the internet connection with the cellular data and the Wi-Fi connection. So, to connect with the cellular data, it requires the details regarding the cellular data

  • Identity
  • The information with respect to the user profile is utilized, the application has the capacity to discover records, peruse and change contact card, add or eliminate accounts Contacts

The app should be allowed to access the contacts in the device, to read and to modify them

  • Calendar

By permitting the calendar permissions, the application can read calendar events and also modify calendar events and emails

  • Location

The user to permit the application to track the current location and also provide the GPS access

  • SMS

The user has to allow the application to send text messages, multimedia messages including the text, picture and video messages.

  • Phone

By allowing the application to access the phone, it retrieves details of call history, read and call log, reroutes outgoing calls.

  • Photos/media/files

The application has to get a grant for accessing the photos media and storage. It also formats external storage and modifies USB storage.

  • Microphone

The permissions for microphone permits to record audio while using the application

  • Wi-Fi connection information

The application can connect through the Wi-Fi connection also so that to track whether the Wi-Fi is turned on or off to display a message.

  • Bluetooth connection information

The Bluetooth connection information is required to access the information regarding the nearby Bluetooth devices

  • Wearable sensors

Requires access to retrieve data from the wearable sensors

  • Device ID& call information

To retrieve the details regarding phone status and identity, the application requires the authority

  • Others

The application also requires the access to get information from the full Internet system, access, switch sync on and off, pair with Bluetooth gadgets, access Bluetooth settings, draw over different applications, keep the device from resting

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