A few days ago we echoed the brutal bid to bring Google Music to capture subscribers of the main offers music streaming like Spotify and Apple Music- although Spotify is the clear leader in the sector - stressing the imminent need for the platform Apple will offer something similar to counter the coup. Well, today's college students Spain and 24 other countries can enjoy the content of Apple music at a very special price, $ 4.99 monthly for 48 months.
Launched in May, this initially served only to students from Australia, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States. But from now on, many others can enjoy it: Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, Colombia, Finland, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Holland, Norway, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.
As you can see, after the initial three months completely free, you can choose the subscription option student less than 5 dollars a month - in Spain is likely to cost 5 euros - for 4 years. That is to say, Apple offers you its wide catalog of music at half price throughout your university career. With this offer, Apple once again shows its interest in retaining young future professionals as it already does with their significant discounts in the Apple Store.
In some countries, this possibility will be activated automatically if you enter as a registration email a university account or if you access from the Wi - Fi of your study center. As in the rest of subscriptions, Apple Music is available both via iTunes from any computer regardless of the operating system from the Music app iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, PC or Android.
This new membership comes just as more rumors that Apple could make a significant reduction of up to 20% in the monthly standard subscription to compete with other services like Spotify, Google Music or Amazon Music can be heard, which has come treading forces . The expected date for Apple to update its prices to shake the market is just before Christmas, where Apple is expected to catch on in the gadgets market, leading to numerous subscriptions to its streaming music service.
Will you be able to expand your Apple Music market share with this important offer? And you, are you an Apple music user or are you planning to switch to it after the rebate?