Apple has just released the first beta version of iOS 8.4 (build 12H4074d) for developers, bringing a Music app (Music) completely redesigned. Also came out Xcode 6.4 beta, from build 6E7.
According to the release notes, iOS 8.4 comes with a preview of the new Music app with a renewed design, easy access to albums and playlists recently added, a simplified iTunes Radio, new “MiniPlayer”, improved playback screen, Next (Up Next) and a new global search.
IOS 8.4 testing starts less than a week after the official launch of iOS 8.3. As soon as we have more information and / or screenshots, we will update this article.
Update · 04/13/2015 s 19:16
Mark Gurman, from 9to5Mac, you think we still won't see any sign of the redesigned Beats Music service on these betas, but that Apple is preparing the ground for this to be revealed at WWDC 2015 in June.
Update II · 04/13/2015 s 19:25
And this appears to be the first image of the app:
– Abdel Ibrahim (@abdophoto) April 13, 2015
Update III · 04/13/2015 s 19:37
Abdel Ibrahim (@abdophoto) is posting some more on Twitter:
Update IV · 04/13/2015 s 19:40
State 9to5Mac, shows the new MiniPlayer in action:
Update V, by Eduardo Marques · 04/13/2015 s 21:20
Below are several screenshots taken by our columnist Vincius Porto:
Below is a series of images of the new app on the iPad, shared by 9to5Mac: