Wednesday, 19 March 2014

New version of Bambuser for Android

We recently rolled out a major update to our Android app, bringing the version number up to 1.7.0. As always, the easiest way to get the app is through the Google Play Store, but you can also use our download page.

Fresh graphics

The latest version brings updated graphics and uses Android's latest features, to provide a consistent visual experience on modern Android devices.

Hardware accelerated video encoding

The latest version enables support for hardware accelerated video encoding on even more models. This enables higher quality video and offloads the processor in the phone, leading to lower power consumption.

Models where hardware accelerated video encoding is added in version 1.7.0:

  • Google Nexus 5
  • Samsung Galaxy Note II
  • Samsung Galaxy Note III (snapdragon)
  • Samsung Galaxy S III
  • Samsung Galaxy S 4 (snapdragon)
  • Sony Xperia M2
  • Sony Xperia SP, T, TX and V
  • Sony Xperia T2 Ultra
  • Sony Xperia Z, ZL and ZR
  • Sony Xperia Z Ultra
  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
  • Sony Xperia Z2
  • Sony Xperia Tablet Z
  • Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet