Apple has launched the ultimate variations of Music, TV, and Gadgets on the Home windows platform. These apps at the moment are accessible to obtain on x86 gadgets working Home windows 10 and 11.
Apple had beforehand launched Music, TV, and Gadgets on Home windows in a ‘Preview’ state. These apps have been additionally accessible solely on Home windows 11, and never on 10. With the discharge of this newest launch, the apps are out of their preview state and accessible on each working system variations.
Music, TV, and Gadgets are the eventual alternative of iTunes, which continues to exist. Whereas Apple phased out iTunes for the Mac with macOS Catalina, it in some way has continued to exist on Home windows and likewise will get common updates. Nevertheless, the app is clunky and clearly lengthy within the tooth, to not point out lacks lots of the fashionable options. That is the place the brand new apps are available in.
With the Music app, for instance, you could have entry to all the identical options as on Apple’s personal platforms, together with entry to lossless and excessive decision music, one thing iTunes lacks. The TV app provides you entry to your iTunes purchases in addition to Apple TV+ streaming content material in as much as 4K HDR. The Gadgets app manages issues like syncing, backing up, and updating your iPhone, iPad, and iPod gadgets.
It isn’t clear how lengthy Apple will proceed to keep up iTunes for Home windows. Maybe it might stick round for Home windows variations older than 10 however at this level it is seemingly that it isn’t lengthy for this world.