- Chatroom app Clubhouse has lastly launched a beta model on Android.
- The app nonetheless requires you to hitch a waitlist or obtain an invitation from a good friend.
- Availability is restricted to the US for now.
Audio-only chatroom app Clubhouse was the speak of the tech city earlier this yr, however the large draw back was that it was restricted to iOS solely. We are saying “was” as a result of the corporate has lastly launched a beta model for Android.
“At the moment, we’re thrilled to share that Clubhouse for Android will begin rolling out in beta instantly,” the group famous in a blog post. However sadly the beta rollout is barely obtainable within the US for now.
“We are going to start step by step, with the US in the present day, adopted by different English-speaking international locations after which the remainder of the world,” the Clubhouse group elaborated. The corporate means that it’ll be gathering suggestions, issuing fixes, and work on a couple of new options “over the subsequent few weeks” earlier than a broader launch. So that ought to provide you with a tough thought of when to count on Clubhouse in additional international locations.
It’s not fairly a free-for-all within the US even, as you continue to want to enroll to a waitlist or obtain an invitation from a good friend to make use of the service. However no matter whether or not you’re within the US or downloading the app by way of APKMirror, you possibly can register and reserve your username for now. And the Android app does certainly work exterior the US for those who obtain an invitation from an iOS-toting good friend.
The Clubhouse builders report that a number of options are lacking from the Android model although. These lacking options embrace matter following, linking Instagram/Twitter accounts, membership creation/administration, updating identify/username in-app, and extra.
Information of Android availability additionally comes as a ton of main companies undertake or plan to implement related audio-only companies, equivalent to Twitter, Telegram, and Fb. Do you assume Clubhouse has arrived too late on Android? You’ll be able to vote in our ballot additional up the web page or try the Play Retailer itemizing under.