Here's how to decide if you should upgrade your Spotify plan, or if you should just stick to the free version of the music streaming service. At this point, I've used Spotify for several years, and can't imagine switching to any other service for my music streaming needs. The app is one of the most used on my phone and laptop. I'd tried Pandora and Google Play Music back in the day, but never felt compelled to invest in their premium features. When I finally gave Spotify a chance, I was quickly won over by the personalization -- the curated playlists, the radio stations and the fact that the app was constantly improving itself. My only qualm -- the library song limit -- was resolved earlier this year. I'm not alone. Since launching back in , Spotify has become one of the most popular music streaming services, building on its features and expanding to more than 50 million songs and million users. Spotify's flexibility and free tier give it a competitive edge over Apple Music.
Extra tips: How to Enjoy Spotify Music without Restriction
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As the biggest platform of online streaming music service in the world, Spotify encourages people to pay for music, with subscriptions as its main revenue source. But it also provides customers with an option of free service. So there are three ways to enjoy music provided by Spotify: Free, Premium and Family. Each has its relative strengths and limits. Here the article will make a detailed introduction and comparison of these three ways to help people choose the best fit from Spotify Free, Premium, and Family. Spotify Free model is the most restrictive one among three ways.
My girlfriend and I share a single account for every subscription service we use. Aside from the difference in cost and the number of accounts, the Duo plan comes with all the usual Spotify Premium perks: No ads, on-demand listening and the ability to upload your own music or download tracks for offline listening. However, while both Spotify Duo users can listen at the same time, they will need to use the same street address in their account information in order to use the Duo plan the same restriction applies to the Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube Music Family plans as well.