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Opus is a new open source lossy-format that replaces Vorbis and the outperforms all the other proprietary alternatives to it. However, what plays Opus on Android? Thus far the only thing I've found is Firefox! How come my browser can play Opus -- and none of my music players?

I even wrote Alex, the developer of PowerAmp he said,

something like that is planned - you can check for details here: http://forum.powerampapp.com/index.php?/topic/1794-poweramp-todo-listfeatures-in-progress/

And, it says nothing of Opus support in the future?

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VLC for Android Beta is reported to support opus format. (src)

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I've found GoneMAD Music Player and Neutron Music Player support playback of Opus.

Update: If gapless playback is an important feature to you try XMMS2 or Rockbox.
Both are still in the development stages as far as Android is concerned but they are both worthy of a mention. XMMS2 is a music player server, so you will also need to download a controller to use it.
Rockbox isn't available via the Play store and it can be a bit tricky to setup so you will have to do your own homework on this one.

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Freeamp supports Opus decoding as well from build 119 using the BASS for Android library.

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talkatone now uses opus instead of speex from version 3.0

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You didn't even provide a link. The only app of that name I could find was Talkatone, which is a VoIP call+sms app for North America. I don't see how that could answer the question. –  Izzy Sep 8 '13 at 11:23
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