Astro Radio revitalizes the SYOK app and adds 60 new online stations
Astro Radio is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year by revitalizing the SYOK app.
From November 1, Malaysians can expect more than 60 new online radio stations offering a wide variety and compilation of music, as well as a new Chinese news channel ‘YOU-NEIRONG‘for the latest news and news updates.
The new stations on SYOK allow users to broadcast their favorite music genres and categories in all languages, including ballads, classics, acoustic music, dance music, practice music, K-pop, hip-hop, favorites from the 70s, 80s and 90s, rock, Jiwang, Cintan, Nasyid, Arabic, Bollywood songs, Irama Malaysia, Dangdut and more.
These 60 new online radio stations will be available in addition to all of Astro Radio’s brands on air and on TV, including ERA, MY, HITZ, RAAGA, SINAR, GEGAR, ZAYAN, MELODY, GOXUAN, MIX , LITE and more, making Astro Radio and SYOK the first in Malaysia to simultaneously launch the most new online radio stations.
Users can also take advantage of many exciting new and improved features, such as a “dark mode‘; a ‘alarm‘feature that allows users to schedule automatic broadcast of their favorite radio station; a âlive videoâ channel, offering users the ability to interact with others during a live video session via chat; and for podcasts – an improved category-based podcast search, allowing users to continue broadcasting from where they left off, organize downloaded podcasts into folders, share on social networks; and much more.
Kenny Ong, Managing Director of Astro Radio, said: âAs we begin our transformation journey to become Malaysia’s largest and most influential audio entertainment and infotainment network, Astro Radio is excited to present more relevant audio streaming choices with content tailored to the demands of our customers. listeners. The rapid pace of disruption in the digital space has continued to drive our evolution to offer more online music streams that keep Astro Radio brands relevant. The new SYOK app offers increased customization with our 60 new online radio stations to suit more lifestyles and preferences. We hope Malaysians enjoy this new entertainment experience on SYOK through the app and the web. “
Ong continued: “Recently, Astro Radio also worked with TikTok to launch three new weekend shows on air and on the SYOK app, to expand reach and promote a wider selection of content and music across all channels. platforms. In addition, we have partnered with ACO Tech, the leading provider of intelligent mobility in Southeast Asia, to integrate the SYOK app into vehicle infotainment systems; and with HUAWEI to integrate SYOK APP on HUAWEI WATCH 3 series providing users with high smartwatch experience. We will announce more partnerships as we continue to innovate and transform the radio and audio industry in Malaysia. ”
Malaysians can continue to stream trending podcasts in various languages ââexclusively available on SYOK, such as Confession Bilik Gelap, TechniPod, Moon’s Parenting Tips, Pei Diary with Lingkesvaran and more, and catch up with all live radio content (on-demand radio ) at any time.
The SYOK app will also provide Malaysians with access to SYOK Originals, short videos that feature relevant and interesting stories such as Everyday Malaysians, SYOK Busybody, SYOK Food Taster and more. Malaysians can also take advantage of current articles, traffic news and updates and enter contests for a chance to win exciting prizes, including the SYOK 101 contest available on the app and on the air from the November 8, for a chance to win cash prizes.