Other... - July 27, 2015

Introducing the hmvPlayer
by Natasha
by Natasha hmv London, Bio Marmite, scuba diving and travelling... on horses.

Introducing the hmvPlayer

We're excited to announce the latest addition to our growing digital product offering, our new desktop application, the official hmvPlayer. Here's a little guide to what it offers you...


Have all your music all in one place...

The player is available for both PC and Mac users and combines a digital download purchase experience as well as allowing you to easily manage your hmvDigital cloud locker and local music library in one easy to use interface. There’s no need to go between media players to enjoy your digital music collection. 


Discover more music...

We’ve simplified the complete digital music buying experience so that you get the best out of discovery, purchase and playback plus there's even more music with the hmvPlayer’s related artist suggestions and artist snapshot biographies.


Share your music collection...

Share your complete music collection with family and friends on the same network and enjoy uninterrupted playback as a stream with our new feature hmv in the home.  


Whatever audio you use, we've got it covered...

We’ve ensured our player supports all of the most popular music playback formats, including Mp3, m4A, WMA, AIFF and 16/24-bit FLAC.


Get started


Download your hmvPlayer here for Windows and Mac OX S


Why not try this week's new releases, available here

hmvPlayer: The Key Features

- You can manage local music library, use automatic and manual folder search assign Search as well as previewing and purchasing from the hmvDigital music catalogue 

- You can view, stream and download your hmvDigital cloud collection and easily combine with your local music library. 

- The ability to download from your hmvDigital cloud account by selection or using the download all feature. 

- Discover more with related artist suggestions and artist snapshot biographies. 

- You can easily create playlists using both local and cloud content and build new ones with easy drag and drop navigation. 

- Share your music collection for playback with family and friends on the same network with our hmv in the home feature. 

- Use a wide range of audio codec support including Mp3, M4A, FLAC, AIFF + WMA. 

- You are able to import and playback local NAS / network hard drive / Miracast devices (e.g. Apple TV, Kindle TV, Chrome TV, Roku).

- You can purchase music using the official hmv app and it will be available for playback and download via the hmvPlayer in a matter of seconds. 


Need help getting set up? Here's our quick reference guide for both Windows and Mac OS X users, select which version to download your free copy