Chapter 12

Playing Music and Videos


check Enjoying a single song, podcasts, or an entire album

check Viewing videos

check Knowing your licensing options

Smartphones have built-in digital music and video players. There was a time not too long ago that having a dedicated music or video player was the way to go. However, having a single device that you can use as a phone and as a source of entertainment is more convenient because then you need only one device rather than two, and you eliminate extra cords for charging and separate headphones for listening. Your Samsung Galaxy S20 is no exception. You can play digital music files and podcasts all day and all night on your phone.

The audio and video technology embedded in your phone is truly among the best there is. This is not just adequate technology; this is state-of-the-art, over-the-top, best-that-money-can-buy technology. You can chose to pursue your level of enjoyment that is convenient, or you can buy complementary equipment that can fully leverage the capabilities within the S20. This is your choice, and no one will judge you (although I may be envious if you buy some of the high-end equipment).

In addition, by virtue of the ...

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