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Top 10 Music Players for Low-end Android devices

Written by Rohit Salve
If you are like me and are stuck with a 512MB RAM phone you will most probably have noticed slowdowns, app drawer stuck in a near infinite loading loop, keyboard being unable to keep up with what you’re typing or any other issues that hinder your joyous use of the phone then these apps should help provide some form of aid to your needs.
Being concise, I am providing you here with a list of the “Top 10 lowest Ram consuming Android Music Players“.
So,Let’s take the call with our topmost music player in the category-
1.Omich music player
Minimalistic music player for Android 4 and higher.The player uses the system library for music, so list of supported formats can be different depending on the device.
Features:
– Filtering by artists, albums, genres
– Playlists (you can also copy playlists from some another players)
– Playing music from folders in file system
– Control playback from the lock screen, notification and widgets
– Works with pre installed equalizer
– Customizable interface elements
-lowest size(just 300kb)
Download:
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2.Apollo Music Player
Android: Cyanogen’s built-in music player is much better than the stock Android player, and now it’s available for all devices at Google Play, rooted or no.
Apollo comes in two flavors, an ad-supported free version, and Apollo+, a $0.99 version that pulls out the ads and entitles you to faster updates from the developer. Both versions offer the same features otherwise though.
Features:
-gestures to move between screens
-a persistent player on the bottom
-super-fast search
-notification playback controls
-headset control support
– Everyone gets homescreen widgets, while Ice Cream Sandwich devices get lockscreen widgets and Jelly Bean devices get Lockscreen player controls.
Downloads:
Click here to download.
3.MiUi music player
The MIUI Music Player (version 1.4.22) has recently been released from its native ROM as a separate app – an APK of which is now available for all Android devices. And guess what, it doesn’t even require a rooted device at all. From the outset, the player looks a graphical wonder and something that is here to stay for long.
Features:
-Rich graphical UI
-fully customizable/advanced music player options
-enhanced music downloading/streaming.
Downloads:
Click here to download.
 
4.Yolo Music Player
YoloSong is a powerful and elegant music player, mp3 downloader.
Features:
-Small but powerful
-2M package size
-support 10+ audio formats
-Download more than 2 Millions songs for free
-Build in fast Downloader
-Lyric support
-Theming support
-HD Album Arts
Downloads:
Click here to download
5.Black Player
BlackPlayer is an ad-free elegant modern localMusic player. It’s easy to use and one of the fastest out there.
Features:
– Supports the standard local music file formats such as MP3, WAV,OGG.
– Build in Equalizer, bassboost & 3D surround virtualizer oroption to use external Equalizer.
– Flac support (4.1+)
– Gapless playback.
– View & Edit embedded lyrics
– HD Album cover management, auto and manual.
– ID3 Tag editor, edit Track, Albums & Artists
– Changeable Themes, fonts and colors.
– Very customizable.
– Music scrobbling.
– 3 widgets.
– Sleep timer
– Flat minimalistic design.
– Ad-free
Downloads:
Click here to download.
 
6.Phonograph Music Player
Phonograph Music Player, earlier known as Gramophone, is a beautiful sleek and overall aesthetically pleasing visual example of what a material design music player should look like.
If you haven’t heard of it, Phonograph is a music player for android that follows Google’s material design guidelines with fluid animations, colors that pop and of course core music player functionality.
Downloads:
Click here to download.
 
7.Eleven Music Player
This music player is extracted from the Cyanogen Mod 12.1 Roms and it mainly works on KitKat and lollipop devices.
Features:
-elegant look
-customisable windows
-Tab features
-inbuilt lock screen controls
-beautiful widget support
-least packet size
Downloads:
Click here to download.
 
8.Huawei stock player
This music player is officially ported from the official huawei phone’s Firmware.It is available and compatible with a wide range of android devices.
You can Download it Here.
 
9.Vanilla Music Player
Music player with a simple interface similar to the stock music player. Supports browsing by folder, queueing, shake-to-skip and more. Supports the same audio formats as the stock music player since the system media APIs are used.
This is a fork of Vanilla Music (old) which is no longer being developed by its author. We keep that in the repo as it supports Android versions below 4.0.3.
Downloads:
Click here to download.
10.Clean Player
Clean Music Player is just what the name suggests, a clean music player. There are no aesthetic doodads, no shiny dials or fancy equalizers, just a simple interface and your music. The player takes cues from the Jelly Bean theme of Android and takes off with it. If you are using stock Android this player will merge seamlessly into you existing interface.
Downloads:
Click here to download.
YOUR PICKS??
So, that’s ten of what we think are the best low ram music players Android has to offer, but what about you? If you’ve a particular favorite you wish to share, drop it and why you like it so much into the comments below!

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