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Listen Live
Enjoy programmes and news from the BBC World Service right on your mobile phone.
The following links allow some mobile phones to listen to a live stream of the BBC World Service.
The streams have been tested against a wide range of handsets, but may not work correctly, depending on your network and tariff and what you want to look at.
 Nokia Series 60 phones or later
Tested on Nokia E50, N73, and N95
 Apple iPhone / iPod users
Tested on iPhone OS 3 and above
 Blackberry 9000 series or higher
 Windows Mobile Users
Tested on Windows Mobile 6.5 handsets - HTC G2 Touch, HTC Touch Pro, Samsung SGH-i900
Android Users
You will need to install an mp3 streaming app for your handset, such as the free apps "A Online Radio" (​​) or "StreamFurious" (​​).
To play the live stream, enter this URL into the application:
Motorola, Sony Ericsson and LG users
We have not yet found a way to stream to these devices.
The BBC does not charge you to watch video or listen to audio. However, your operator may charge you for the amount of data you use. If you are unsure how much data costs on your tariff, contact your network operator.
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