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Streaming music services Apple Music, Spotify and more compared

Apple MusicSpotifyGoogle Play MusicPandoraAmazon MusicTidal
Songs50+ million35+ million40+ million30+ million50+ million60+ million
Audio quality256kbps320kbps320kbps192kbpsNow offers music in HD at 850kbps and Ultra HD at 3730kbps1141kbps
VideoYesYesYesNoNoYes
Exclusive songs/artistsYesYesYesNoYesYes
Curated playlistsYesYesYesYesYesYes
Offline listeningYesYesYesNoYesYes
Online media storageYesNoYesNoYesNo
SystemsAndroid, iOS, iTunes, Windows, MacAndroid, iOS, Windows, MacAndroid, iOS, Windows, MacAndroid, iOS, Windows, MacAndroid, iOS, Windows, MacAndroid, iOS, Windows, Mac
Free versionNoYesYesYesYes (for Alexa users)No
Cost/month$4.99 (Student) $9.99 (Individual),  $14.99 (Family)$4.99 (Student) $9.99 (Premium),  $14.99 (Family)$9.99 (Unlimited)Plus $4.99 (Ads), Premium $9.99 (No Ads), Premium Family $14.99 (No Ads)$99/year for Prime Membership, $8/month for Prime Members, $10/month for non-members$10/month,  $20/month for high-res audio
Apple MusicSpotifyGoogle Play MusicPandoraAmazon MusicTidal

 

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