What was nonetheless months away lower than a few months again is now proper across the nook, as international sensation Clubhouse is gearing up for an extended overdue Android expansion in a mere matter of days.
Launched completely on iOS greater than a 12 months in the past, the invite-only social media app one way or the other managed to garner over eight million downloads by the tip of February 2021 after proving extremely profitable from the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Enter an official Android app, launched in beta simply final week and reportedly virtually prepared for primetime throughout quite a lot of key markets. Japan, Brazil, and Russia will apparently be the primary to welcome a secure model of their respective regional Play Shops on Tuesday, Could 18, adopted by Nigeria and India three days later, and the remainder of the world by “Friday afternoon.”
That will sound like a fairly aggressive rollout schedule for what’s in the end nonetheless a startup based lower than two years in the past, however earlier than getting too excited for the prospect to affix this stunning phenomenon and see what all of the fuss is about in your very personal Android system, it’s best to remember that invites aren’t going anyplace, not less than for the foreseeable future.
So, yeah, you will nonetheless want somebody on the within to truly turn into one of many cool children and hear in to reside conversations hosted by all types of fascinating folks (presumably, or else what is the level?).
In case you want a fast explainer of why it’s best to care to start with, this text proper right here will present solutions to fairly a number of ceaselessly requested questions on Clubhouse. Then once more, the options checklist would possibly really feel somewhat mild on Android in comparison with iOS for not less than a tad longer.