Shazam App

Technical Information Of Shazam Application:

The additional information on Shazam application given below

Application Shazam
Author Shazam Entertainment Ltd
Developer Apple Inc
Initially Released on 2002
Compatible O.S. Android, macOS, iOS, watchOS, windows
Founder Chris Barton

Philip Inghelbrecht

Avery Wang

C.E.O Rich Riley
C.C.O Miles Lewis
Official website
Languages used C++, FORTRAN, C#, .NET
Seller Shazam entertainment limited
Size required for iOS 45.2 MB
Category Music
Compatible iOS iOS 12.0 and above, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, watchOS 5.0 and above
Available languages 21
Age rating 12+
Price free

Permissions For Shazam Application:

The list of permissions that the user has to accept for using the Shazam application

In-app purchases

The Shazam application allows the users for in-app purchases

Device and app history

The Shazam application needs access to read the sensitive data and the internal system state of the device and also authentication over the bookmarks and history.

Cellular data settings

The Shazam application connects with cellular data so to accept the connections available, and the user has to provide them access to read the cellular data settings.


Access to find accounts on the device and details regarding the identity required for the application, and also the permissions to read, modify contact card.


Shazam application needs permissions to read and modify device contacts.


An authentication over the calendar to read calendar events and confidential events.


The Shazam application requires access over the location to know the  precise location and approximate location,


For sending, editing and receiving the messages access required for Shazam application.


To write, read call log and to call phone number access required. To make calls without user intervention permission required.


The Shazam application supports sharing the multimedia messages; and authentication to read the contents of USB, modify and delete USB contents.


Shazam needs access over the camera to take the picture and to record videos


To record audio access over microphone required by the Shazam application

Wi-fi connection information

The Shazam application can connect with the internet through cellular data or Wi-Fi connection. To connect with Wi-Fi, it wants to retrieve the data regarding Wi-Fi information.

Bluetooth connection information

The Shazam application requires information regarding the Bluetooth connection r.

Wearable Sensors

To know the heart rate monitors and the data regarding wearable sensors the application requires access

Device ID& call information

Access to the phone numbers on the phone to connect a call. The device I.D. and call information can read phone status and identity.


The Shazam application requires access to read and write the social streams; the application requires access. It also retrieves the data regarding subscribed feeds.


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