September 30, 2023

After Amazon raised the value of Amazon Music Limitless for non-Prime members earlier this yr, the music subscription service is now getting dearer for Prime members as effectively (by way of The Hollywood Reporter) Within the US, the month-to-month value of Amazon Music Limitless for Prime members simply went from $8.99 to $9.99 monthly (or $99 a yr), whereas the household plan went from $15.99 to $16.99 (or $169 a yr).

The worth will increase at present apply to all new subscribers, whereas current subscribers with a Prime subscription must pay extra beginning on September 19. For non-Prime members, Amazon Music Limitless prices $10.99/month, which is similar as particular person plans for Apple Music, YouTube Music Premium, and Spotify Premium.

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For Amazon Prime members, Amazon Music Limitless nonetheless stays one of many “least expensive” music subscription providers in the marketplace, with over 100 million songs and help for HD and spatial audio for 1000’s of songs. Identical to Spotify, Amazon Music additionally supplies entry to a big assortment of ad-free podcasts. Should you personal Amazon Echo units, you can even solid music from Amazon Music Limitless to your audio system.

Many subscription providers have introduced value hikes in current weeks and months. Final week, Disney introduced that beginning in October, Disney+ Premium will price $13.99 monthly (beforehand $10.99/month), whereas Netflix discontinued its ad-free Fundamental tier within the US and the UK. On the gaming entrance, Microsoft additionally raised the value of Xbox Sport Go for Console and Xbox Sport Go Final. That is the world we reside in, and we should always get used to subscription providers slowly however certainly getting dearer over time.