Clubhouse, the invite-only social audio app, is now out there for obtain on Android units in India and all over the world. The Android model of the app began testing within the US a few weeks again, aiming to bolster its potential progress available in the market. Earlier than that, Clubhouse was unique to Apple’s iOS since its preliminary launch in March 2020. The audio app gained recognition within the tech world shortly after being utilized by individuals like Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and Fb Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg.
The Clubhouse Android app is available for download by means of Google Play retailer and is appropriate with units working Android 8.0 or later. Though the Android model is now out there, Clubhouse continues to be based mostly on the waitlist and invite system. Which means customers will want an invitation from an present consumer to enroll.
Pricey everybody, in every single place: @Android is formally dwell throughout the globe!
— Clubhouse (@Clubhouse) May 21, 2021
The invite-only mannequin is designed to maintain the expansion measured, Clubhouse founders wrote in a weblog submit earlier this month. Nevertheless, the corporate plans to open up additional and produce “tens of millions extra individuals in from the iOS waitlist, increasing language help, and including extra accessibility options” to the app over time.
Clubhouse attracted a lot of customers after Elon Musk and different celebrities hosted audio conversations on the platform earlier this yr. Nevertheless, after reaching the milestone of 9.6 million downloads in February, the app’s downloads fell 72 percent to 2.7 million in March, in keeping with cell app analytics agency Sensor Tower. The quantity dropped additional to 900,000 in April.
The expansion sparked in early 2021 attracted firms together with Fb, Discord, and Twitter to enter the social audio house and produce their Clubhouse opponents. Sudden recognition of the app additionally helped its Indian substitute Lehar to realize some momentum.
If you wish to expertise Clubhouse, you’ll be able to both be a part of the waitlist on the app or ask an present consumer for an invitation.