Beats_1 =Beats 1, often branded as beats1, is a 24/7 music radio station owned and operated by Apple Inc. It is accessible through the Apple Music app on a computer, and Apple Music on a smartphone or tablet.
The station airs a mix of pop, rap and indie music. Prime-time presenters include Zane Lowe, Ebro Darden, Julie Adenuga and Matt Wilkinson.
Beats 1 is streamed at 64kbit/s and 256kbit/s, utilising HTTP Live Streaming protocol and the HE-AAC audio codec.