Amazon Music Unlimited vs. Spotify: Comparison of streaming services

With Music Unlimited provides Amazon now a ernstzunhemenden counterparties in the streaming ring. How does Amazon Music Unlimited strikes against the unbeaten music streaming heavyweight Spotify, learn it in this guide.

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For Music Unlimited Offer*For Spotify offer*

With Prime Music Amazon Prime members can already choose home and away for a time free from a music library of over 2 million songs and listen to them on- and offline, create playlists and also add their own music to choose from. With the fee-based music streaming service Music Unlimited, the selection expanded to over 40 million songs, so you can finally compete with the successful music streaming service Spotify.

Amazon Music Unlimited vs. Spotify Premium &# 8211; The core features

We once summarized the basic features of both streaming music services and its offerings in the following table for you:

Amazon Prime MusicAmazon Music UnlimitedSpotify PremiumSpotify Free
over 2 million songsover 40 million songsover 30 million songsover 30 million songs
  • in Prime contain (until February 49, then 69 euros / year)
  • no free option
  • For Prime members: 7.99 euros / month or 79 EUR / year
  • Standard: 9,99 € / month
  • 9.99 EUR / month
  • free
  • PC (Windows, OS X, Linux)
  • Android & iOS
  • Amazon Echo devices Fire tablet & -TV
  • Sonos
  • PC (Windows, OS X, Linux)
  • Android & iOS
  • Amazon Echo devices Fire tablet & -TV
  • Sonos
  • PC (Windows, OS X, Linux)
  • Android, iOS & Windows Phone
  • PS4 & PS3
  • Amazon Echo, Fire tablet & -TV
  • selected smart TVs & Car radios
  •  PC (Windows, OS X, Linux)
  • Android, iOS & Windows Phone
no advertisingno advertisingno advertisingadvertising
listen to music offlinelisten to music offlinelisten to music offlineOnly online
MP3:

  • 48 kbit / s (low quality)
  • 320 kbit / s (high quality)
MP3:

  • 48 kbit / s (low quality)
  • 320 kbit / s (high quality)
OGG:

  • 96 kbit / s (low bandwidth)
  • 320 kbit / s (the highest quality)
OGG:

  • Max. 160 kbit / s

Amazon Music vs. Spotify

If one compares the two payment subscriptions each other, Amazon Music Unlimited and Spotify Premium are quite equivalent competitors. While Music Unlimited currently has the upper hand in the selection, Spotify already supports more devices with which you can use the music streaming service. Both leave you to your music offline enjoy and do without advertising. Even with the sound quality, there are no significant differences in the high quality settings, even if the genutze Spotify format Vorbis offers some advantages over MP3.

Amazon Music Unlimited (left) vs. Spotify Premium (right)Amazon Music Unlimited (left) vs. Spotify Premium (right)

Those who already have an Amazon Prime membership comes discounted approached the Music Unlimited subscription. Both together currently costs at year bond 128 euros. From February 2017, however, the price of Prime increase by 20 euros. For this you will receive in addition to the music streaming still Amzon Prime Video, Premium Free delivery and all other prime advantages. For 12 months Spotify Premium (monthly termination) you pay 119.88 EUR, but receives only the popular music streaming service.

However, a clear winner does not exist between the two services: Depending on which devices you want to use the services, and perhaps also where you share with friends your playlists and created together, both streaming services advantages and disadvantages for the can each user have.

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video | Introducing Amazon Music Unlimited (UK)

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