Clubhouse, the invite-only social audio app, is now out there for obtain on Android gadgets in India and world wide. The Android model of the app began testing within the US a few weeks again, aiming to bolster its potential development out there. Before that, Clubhouse was unique to Apple’s iOS since its preliminary launch in March 2020. The audio app gained reputation within the tech world shortly after being utilized by folks like Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and Facebook Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg.
The Clubhouse Android app is available for download by way of Google Play retailer and is appropriate with gadgets working Android 8.zero or later. Although the Android model is now out there, Clubhouse remains to be based mostly on the waitlist and invite system. This implies that customers will want an invitation from an present consumer to enroll.
Dear everybody, in every single place: @Android is formally stay 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 put up earlier this month. However, the corporate plans to open up additional and produce “millions more people in from the iOS waitlist, expanding language support, and adding more accessibility features” 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. However, 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 accordance with cell app analytics agency Sensor Tower. The quantity dropped further to 900,000 in April.
The development sparked in early 2021 attracted firms together with Facebook, Discord, and Twitter to enter the social audio house and produce their Clubhouse rivals. Sudden reputation of the app additionally helped its Indian substitute Lehar to realize some momentum.
If you need to expertise Clubhouse, you possibly can both be a part of the waitlist on the app or ask an present consumer for an invitation.