Privacy Policy (AIMP)

Target OS: Android
Last revised at 10.07.2022

Introdunction
    This privacy policy governs your use of the AIMP app for mobile devices running under Android OS.
Collecting information
    Our application does not collect, store or send any user related information to our or any 3rd party servers except cases with a crash-reports.

    Crash-reports contains information about the device manufacture, model, firmware and OS version. Reports can be send to us via two ways:
    • Automatically, using OS provided mechanism. In this case, reports will be send and stored on Google.Play service's side.
    • Manually. In this case, report can be send to us using any possible channel (Email, Facebook, VK and etc).
Required and optional permissions
    Storage / Music and audio (Android 13)
    This is required permission that used by the app to play audio files.

    Storage / Photos and videos (Android 13)
    This is required permission that used to play audio streams from video files. Additionally, it used read album arts that placed as separate image files near the audio file.

    Storage / Modify or Delete the contents of your shared storage
    This is required permission and used by the app to save playlists and to provide an ability for user to remove tracks physically directly from the app.

    Storage / Read the contents of your shared storage
    This is required permission and used by the app to get an access for audio files that placed on the shared storage.

    Phone / Read Phone Status and Identity
    This is optional permission and may be not granted to the app. It is used to implement suspend the playback behavior during the incoming / outcoming call on app side (it useful if your firmware does not implement the behavior by itself).

    Other / Run foreground service
    This is required permission and used by the app to provide music playback in background.

    Other / Have full network access
    This is required permission and used by the app to provide an ability to play remote audio files and internet radio, additionally to provide an ability to download album arts for playing tracks automatically (this can be switched off in app settings).

    Other / View network connection
    This is optional permission and used by the app to make the "find the album arts in Internet on Wi-Fi only" option to work.

    Other / Prevent phone from sleeping
    This is required permission and used by the app to provide music playback in background

    Other / Change your audio settings
    This is required permission and used by the app to get default audio device settings, to make possible to use built-in sound effects known as Music FX extensions.

    Other / Pair with Bluetooth devices
    This is general permission and used by the app partially - just to be notified about bluetooth device state to start / pause playback when bluetooth headset is connected / disconnected
What reason to have a full access to my files?
    App uses a full access to files via storage access framework to support for:
    • Split audiosets using markup files
      *.cue
    • Files that contains lyrics or additional track information
      *.nfo, *.lrc, *.srt
    • Audio files that does not supported by Android OS
      *.mod, *.mo3, *.mtm, *.s3m, *.it, *.umx, *.xm, *.mpc, *.wv, *.tta, *.dff, *.dsf, *.mp+ and etc
Changes
    If there are any changes to this privacy policy, we will replace this page with an updated version.
Contact us
    If you have any questions regarding to license agreement, privacy policy document or have questions about our product, please contact us via email: support@aimp.ru

    © 2013-2022, Artem Izmaylov, www.aimp.ru
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