Spotify Premium gives 3 month trial for free, cuts down annual subscription to Rs 699
Yasmin Ahmed May 15, 2020
Spotify has brought in a range of offers for its users as a cure for the lockdown blues. The Swedish music streaming company has extended its free premium trial subscription from 1 month to three months. The free one-month offer which is a trial period will now last for three months.
The free three month trial subscription is available until June 30 for individual, student, couple (Duo), and family plans where they can be applied. For Indian users, individual, family and student plans are available.
Spotify has also brought back its annual prepaid plan which comes at Rs 699 for one year. This has been discounted by 51 per cent. Initially, this offer was available at Rs 1189. This plan, too, is available until June 30, Spotify's website stated.
This means the annual pan will save 51 per cent as compared to the monthly plan which comes at Rs 129 for Premium Subscription. For a day the Premium Subscription comes at Rs 13. Or 7 days, it comes at Rs 39. For a month, it comes for Rs 129. For three months, it comes at Rs 389. For six months, it comes at Rs 719.
To get the 90-day subscription, users should head to spotify.com/premium, spotify.com/student, or spotify.com/family, as required. spotify.com/premium will show the available annual plans for users.
Spotify is also offering a family plan for 3 months. Under this offer, 6 premium accounts for family members are available for Rs 179 per month for prepaid users.
Users will have the leverage to cancel their subscription anytime. The USP of this plan is that for one account,six members can use the account. Also there are parental controls provided with the plan.
The first time Premium family users can get the subscription for free.
Users can also switch to any plans of their choice from Spotify Premium.
For users in the US, Germany, Sweden, the UK, Mexico and Brazil, Spotify has curated a list of podcast speakers. A report by Variety stated that for the first quarter of 2020, Spotify forecast total Monthly Active Users of 279 million-289 million and Premium subscribers to be between 126 million-131 million.