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Play audio files: Java Design Patterns and APIs for Android
Play audio files: Java Design Patterns and APIs for Android

The Android SDK includes packages for working with all sorts of rich media. There are a couple of ways to work with audio: a class named SoundPool can be used to play very short sounds that have to be repeated, but for longer sounds such as music files you can use the MediaPlayer class from In this demonstration I’ll show you how to play a simple MP3 file that’s included in an app’s assets folder.

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Developer Mobile Apps Programming Languages Java

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