Samsung brings high audio straight to Galaxy units with the launch of a brand new Hear Tab on Samsung Free – Samsung Newsroom U.Ok.


Superb reveals from Pink Bull & CNN can be accessible to clients in UK from at present

LONDON, UK, 22 November 2021– Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., at present introduced that the ‘Hear Tab’ has launched on Samsung Free, a one-stop app for leisure. Accessible solely to Samsung Galaxy system homeowners, the Hear Tab provides clients entry to an enormous number of high international and native podcasts, all totally free and with only one swipe. With the Hear Tab, clients can have nice podcasts proper at their fingertips with out the necessity to obtain an app.


The Hear Tab is designed to supply fast and quick access to Samsung Galaxy clients, permitting them to simply subscribe to their favourite reveals. There’s additionally a particular curation part throughout the Hear tab, which can assist Galaxy homeowners see what’s new on the platform and trending podcasts which could enchantment to them.


In collaboration with Acast and different nice podcasting companions, listeners throughout a number of European nations will be capable to have entry to high podcasts from main channels and media corporations reminiscent of CNN, Pink Bull, The Guardian and The Economist, amongst others. The Hear Tab is populated with an enormous vary of podcast suppliers totally free and with out the necessity for added subscriptions.


“The enlargement of Samsung Free permits us to ship but extra high leisure to our clients in a method that’s most handy to them,’ stated Richard Jakeman, European Head of Enterprise Improvement – Good TV, Cell and Gaming at Samsung. ‘With out the necessity to obtain extra apps, and with a easy swiping perform to entry their libraries, Samsung Galaxy customers can personalise their listening with alerts for his or her favorite reveals and subscriptions feeds giving them nice flexibility to hearken to all kinds of content material on-the-go or within the consolation of their very own residence”.


Leandro Saucedo, Chief Enterprise & Technique Officer at Acast, stated: “The launch of Samsung Free gives a one-click answer for listeners around the globe to search out their favourite podcasts, and will increase publicity for our creators to hundreds of thousands of potential new followers. For a significant family model like Samsung to indicate such sturdy assist for podcasting – all throughout the open ecosystem – is extra vastly constructive information for your complete trade.”

Samsung Free combines your TV, video games, information, and podcasts right into a preloaded, lag-less, and costless supply of content material you may entry with a single rightward swipe. To entry Samsung Free, improve to Android 11 or any Samsung Galaxy Gadget from 2021 will supply Samsung Free preloaded, whereas different customers together with customers of Bixby residence and Samsung Day by day can select Samsung Free from the Galaxy Retailer[1].


Samsung Free Hear tab is now accessible within the UK, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Spain, France and Italy. For extra details about Samsung Free, or the brand new options within the Hear Tab go to


About Acast:

Acast was based in 2014 and is among the most outstanding podcast platforms, and a pioneer within the open podcast ecosystem, connecting all podcasting stakeholders to 1 widespread software program infrastructure.


By means of its infrastructure, Acast permits advertisers to effectively goal an engaged viewers of listeners by dynamic advert insertion, whereas podcasters are given entry to a variety of monetization alternatives and the mandatory instruments to increase their listener base.


The corporate has a world footprint throughout 12 nations and, throughout 2020, had roughly three billion listens on Acast-connected podcasts. At present, Acast hosts greater than 30,000 reveals.


Acast’s headquarters are situated in Stockholm, Sweden and the Firm has 9 native subsidiaries together with UK, US, Australia, Norway, France, Germany, Eire, Mexico and Canada.


In recent times, Acast has undergone an enlargement with continued sturdy progress, with web gross sales rising from SEK 180 million in 2018 to SEK 592 million in 2020. On account of Acast’s current progress initiatives, the variety of listens grew from roughly one billion (2018) to 3 billion (2020). Within the second quarter of 2021, Acast had 880 million listens and an natural web gross sales progress of 130%.


Acast was co-founded by Johan Billgren, its Chief Innovation Officer, and is listed on the Nasdaq First North Premier Development Market.


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[1] Samsung Free is obtainable from P OS


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