PLEASE NOTE: Pocket Tunes has been discontinued for Palm OS and Windows Mobile devices. This page is provided
for your convenience only.
Pocket Tunes is the most feature-rich audio player for your smartphone
Whatever you are looking for in an audio player, you're sure to find it with
NEW in 5.0!
Download podcasts directly to your phone/PDA.
Pocket Tunes now includes a constantly-growing
catalog of over 1,000 podcasts that you can subscribe to, or you can add your
own favorites. Download podcasts automatically each night, and automatically
delete them when you're done listening.1
NEW in 5.0!
Listen to Internet radio broadcast using WMA.
Pocket Tunes 5.0 now supports most WMA-format
radio stations, giving you a much wider choice when it comes to your favorite
music. The built-in catalog will be continually updated to include
the most popular stations in any supported format.1
NEW in 5.0!
Sync your iTunes playlists with your Windows Mobile or Palm OS device.
Automatically or manually synchronize
your music and playlists from iTunes on your PC or Mac (Syncing with Macintosh works with
Palm OS devices only). Pocket Tunes supports all unprotected
music files in your iTunes library. Of the music you have purchased music from the iTunes store,
Pocket Tunes will only play iTunes Plus tracks.
NEW in 5.0!
Support for Last.fm.
Every time you listen to a song on your Palm OS or Windows Mobile
smartphone using Pocket Tunes Deluxe 5.0, this gets tracked to your
Last.fm music profile - it's called scrobbling™. Based on this
profile, Last.fm creates customized radio stations of music you'll
like. Plus, Last.fm also uses your music profile to give you:
New music to listen to,
Concert listings in your area,
Neighbors (people who like the same music you do),
Charts based on your listening history.
For more information and to start using
Last.fm, visit www.last.fm
NEW in 5.0!
Remember your last position for all audio books and podcasts.
Pocket Tunes now automatically remembers your
listening position for all audiobooks and podcasts so you never lose your place,
even if you listen to something else for a while.
Superb customer support.
We invest in top-notch support engineers to
get you quick and helpful responses to all of your questions.
15-day trial and 15-day
money back guarantee.
to be sure that you're happy with Pocket Tunes. Take advantage of our
15-day trial and our 15-day money back guarantee.
Hundreds of preset Internet Radio stations.
Pocket Tunes 4.0 includes a huge catalog
of the most popular Internet Radio stations available.1
View the album art for your tunes.
When you play music that has album art
attached to it, Pocket Tunes will show it to you.
Support for AAC and aacPlus files and Internet Radio.
Take advantage of the latest and highest
quality music format, aacPlus, for CD-quality Internet Radio and ultra-small
hi-fi music files.1
Share your favorite Internet Radio stations.
(Only available on Palm OS) Find a great station that you want to
share with your friends? Send it via Email, Bluetooth, or infrared.1
Control music playback with your Bluetooth headset.
(Built-in to Pocket Tunes on Windows Mobile. Palm OS requires Softick Audio Gateway to enable this capability.) On supported Windows Mobile devices, use the
play, pause, previous track, and next track buttons on your Bluetooth headset to
control your music playback.
of songs and audio books from popular online music stores.
Pocket Tunes Deluxe supports all
music stores that use Microsoft's Janus technology2. Look for stores
with the PlaysForSure logo.
With Pocket Tunes Deluxe, you can
tune into hundreds of ShoutCast, Live365, and many other radio stations on devices with
built-in wireless connectivity.3
Listen to all your tunes on
Easily play music stored on your
device's storage card, internal memory, or hard disk.
Keep your music synchronized with
what's on your PC.
Pocket Tunes integrates with
iTunes, Windows Media Player, Real Rhapsody, and many other music players on your PC
to allow you to quickly and easily copy music to your device. Just
plug it in, start Pocket Tunes, and go!
quickly, auto-sorted by album, artist, and genre.
Pocket Tunes sorts your music by
album, artist, genre, and playlist to allow you to quickly find what you're
in the mood for.
Broad range of
supported music files.
Pocket Tunes plays MP3,
AAC1, aacPlus1, WMA1, WMDRM (Janus)1, PCM
WAV, and Ogg Vorbis files.
Use your phone
or PDA normally while music is playing.
You're free to run any other
application on your device while playing music or listening to Internet
Integrated with your phone.
Pause your music or change the volume
using the buttons on the side of your Centro and Treo. When calls come in, Pocket
Tunes automatically pauses the music until you hang up.
Control your music playback while
using other phone functions.
(Only available on Palm OS) Access the popup console while using other applications or phone functions
to play, pause, change tracks, adjust the volume, and more.
Quickly create playlists or pick
songs one-by-one. Turn on the shuffle and repeat options to combine
your music in ways you never expected!
Choose from dozens of skins (many
of them are free) at www.pocket-tunes.com/skins/ to make Pocket
Tunes your own.
Fine tune your
With features like crossfade,
gapless playback, a high-fidelity equalizer, high quality volume boost, and many more, Pocket Tunes
allows you unprecedented control over your music listening experience.4
Listen to audio
Pocket Tunes provides unique
features (like bookmarks and auto-bookmarks) to make it a powerful companion
when listening to books on the go1.
Tons of playback options.
Not everyone uses their audio player in the
same way. Configure Pocket Tunes to start playing on startup, stop
playing after a certain period of inactivity, stop playing on low battery,
Stay up to date.
By default, Pocket Tunes will ask you to
check for updates every 30 days so you can ensure you always have the latest
Ringtones, alarm clocks, etc.
Pocket Tunes integrates with dozens of
third-party applications to enable great capabilities such as custom
ringtones, alarm clocks, and much more.
Give Pocket Tunes a
try, and we guarantee you'll be blown away!
||MP3 (all bitrates, CBR and VBR), AAC (all bitrates),
WMA, Protected WMA (PD-DRM WMDRM9, Janus WMDRM10), aacPlus/HE-AAC v1,
aacPlus/HE-AAC v2. Palm OS also supports Ogg Vorbis, PCM WAV through use of
the optional free plugins.
||Stored on SD card: M3U, PLS, ASX. Stored on device:
internal playlist format. Accessed via HTTP: M3U, PLS, ASX. Other
capabilities: playlists that include other playlists are expanded
||Protocols: HTTP, RTSP (WMA only), ShoutCast, Live365. Formats:
MP3, WMA, aacPlus, Ogg Vorbis, WAV.
||JPEG and PNG format any size (depending on available memory). Supports
album art embedded in MP3, AAC, WMA, or OGG files. Supports album art stored
in the same folder with the music. If multiple album art files are available,
automatically selects album art that most closely matches desired resolution.
Palm® Treo™ 650
Palm® Treo™ 680
Palm® Treo™ 700p
Palm® Treo™ 755p
Pocket Tunes 5.X may work on other Palm devices but is not actively supported.
||Pocket Tunes is designed to work with all Windows Mobile 5 and 6 devices, including
smartphones, Pocket PC phones, and PDAs. Because of the large number of devices
available, we cannot test on them all, so we have listed the devices we have
tested with below. If your device is not listed, it may still work. Please download
the free trial version to try it out before purchasing.
(tested by NormSoft)
HP iPaq 110
Samsung Blackjack™ (SGH-i607)
Samsung Blackjack II™ (SGH-i616, SGH-i617)
Palm® Treo™ 700w
Palm® Treo™ 700wx
Palm® Treo™ 750
(untested by NormSoft but reported to work by customers)
Palm OS: Any resolution (160x160, 320x320, 320x480, 480x320).
Windows Mobile: 240x240, 240x320, 320x240, 320x320, 640x480, and 480x640 are natively supported. Other resolutions may be supported with the addition of a free skin.
||512MB or larger SD card for storing music.
Windows XP or Vista and iTunes 8 or Windows Media Player 10 or 11 for synchronizing music between
your PC and your device.
Mac OS X 10.4 (Intel) or later and iTunes 8 for synchronizing music between your Mac and your Palm OS device.
Unlimited wireless data plan for listening to Internet radio and downloading podcasts.
||WMA playback requires the Deluxe version and
is not available in the trial. Internet radio, AAC/aacPlus playback, podcast downloading, and
bookmarks are among the features not available in Pocket Tunes Basic.
||Music stores that we have tested include: Napster, Real Rhapsody.
Pocket Tunes supports both subscription and purchased
content. Online music store access requires Pocket Tunes Deluxe and a paid
subscription to one of many compatible music services. Online music store
access is only compatible with some devices; please read the compatibility list
below or check our web site for updates.
||Listening to Internet radio may incur data
usage charges; please check your wireless data plan before using this feature.
||Crossfade and gapless playback are not available on copy-protected tracks. On Windows Mobile,
volume boost and the equalizer are not available for copy-protected tracks.