Spotify, the streaming music service launches Spotify Familiar
Now Spotify is finally leaving its subscribers to share their accounts with family and friends. The famous streaming music service has today presented its new service Spotify Familiar, a way to share a premium Spotify subscription with other users, up to a maximum of five. Below you can see what it is and the prices of this new service.
Get Family Spotify from € 14.99 per month
The new premium and family service of Spotify is available from € 14.99, this type of subscription will allow us to have our premium account and share it with a user, for the option of € 19.99 the service can be used by three people, for € 19.99 the same account can be used for 4 and, finally, the largest account is 5 users for € 24.99. In addition, as noted by Spotify, these new premium plans will be available worldwide in the coming weeks.
This new Spotify service which will allow users to share the premium subscription among several users, the accounts will remain separate. In this way the playlists and recommendations of each of these will not be mixed in a single shared account.
As we know, currently the price of a premium subscription is € 9.99 per month, so The new price of Spotify Familiar translates into an increase of € 5 per user while still enjoying all the features of a premium user. This has been a feature much requested by users and its arrival is at a cost slightly higher than the competition, although it is worthwhile.
What's new in version 1.8.1 of Spotify for iPhone and iPad
In addition to the arrival of Spotify Familiar, the developers also launched a new version of their app for iPhone and iPad, it contains the following improvements:
- New: now compatible with Apple CarPlay! Listen to Spotify in your vehicle equipped with CarPlay. You just have to connect a compatible iPhone.
- New: Spotify now speaks Swedish, and Québec in iOS 8.
- Fixed: various new software issues with iOS 8.
Download Spotify for iPhone and iPad
If you do not already have this application on your iOS device, you can install through the direct download link, from the App Store, which you will find below.
Spotify is in the App Store, requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5. It is available in the following languages: Spanish, German, Traditional Chinese, Finnish, French, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, English, Italian, Japanese, Malay, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Arabic.
What do you think the new Family Spotify service?