Some Spotify subscribers are reporting a brand new driving mode that goals to make the app simpler to make use of whereas on the street. In keeping with Reddit person Chris54721, it may be launched by urgent a automotive icon on the underside left of the traditional Spotify tune interface.
An intro that showcases the brand new options seems the primary time you strive it, however after that three buttons seem on the underside of the display screen: one to skip ahead, one to return and one for voice recognition. Scrolling vertically means that you can flick thru tabs like Recents and Featured, and scrolling horizontally switches to playlists/albums.
There’s additionally alleged to be a voice dictation perform that says tune and playlist names, which ought to encourage drivers to maintain their eyes on the street. Nonetheless, it seems to be prefer it at present doesn’t work. When requested for remark, Spotify replied “We check new merchandise on a regular basis and don’t have any information to share.”
Whereas the brand new function is reported to look in Spotify model eight.four.7.1108, I am working that model and may’t entry it.