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What is Silenz?

Silenz is an app dedicated to headphones users who listen to music as a way to keep focused.

The app solves problems encountered by virtually every headphones user. Thanks to it, you no longer need to remove them each time you need to hear what is happening around.

It monitors the sounds of your surrounding in a smart way; once it detects a significant sound (e.g. human speech or telephone ringing), it reacts by pausing or adjusting the volume of media players.

The app can also amplify the registered outside sounds and mix them with the currently played music.

Apart from that, Silenz helps you avoid irritating activities like pausing music when you want to unplug headphones or lock your computer.

Key features:

  • Pass-through of microphone sound
  • Smart monitoring of surrounding sounds
  • Pausing music on headphones unplugged or screen lock
  • System-wide key gesture for pausing music and enabling pass-through
  • Playback and volume control of the following media apps: iTunes, Spotify, Deezer (non-beta), VOX, Radium, Audirvana Plus, Swinsian, Decibel, Radiant Player, Hermes, Downcast, VLC, Noizio


Silenz is available exclusively on the Mac App Store.





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