Starting August 16th, Verizon's unlimited subscribers get six free months of Apple Music

Starting August 16th, Verizon's unlimited subscribers get six free months of Apple Music
If you're a new or existing subscriber to one of Verizon Wireless' unlimited plans, you are eligible to receive half a year of Apple Music for free. Now, if you have never subscribed to Apple Music before, you're entitled to a free three month trial anyway. Still, let's not look a gift horse in the mouth. Verizon customers taking advantage of Apple's largesse will be able to stream tunes over 4G, or Wi-Fi and even download songs for playback later. Apple Music currently has a library of 45 million tunes that subscribers can select from.

For years, Verizon has been associated with Android through various exclusives with Motorola. And while the Pixel handsets can be used with all four major stateside providers, the only carrier it can be purchased from in the U.S. is Verizon. The Pixel handsets are the quintessential Android phones. But Big Red is planning on offering more exclusives from Cupertino. Angie Klein, VP of marketing at Verizon, hints that more Apple promotions are coming to Verizon. 


The six free months of Apple Music will become available to Verizon's unlimited subscribers starting on August 16th. A promotion like this could end up helping Apple Music extend its lead over rival streamer Spotify in the battle over which music streamer has the most paid subscribers in the U.S.

source: Verizon

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7 Comments

1. cmdacos

Posts: 3651; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

If you want to resort to using Apple music, buy a $100 android and keep creating a new apple id after each free trial.

5. kennybenny

Posts: 170; Member since: Apr 10, 2017

Wouldn't that cost more than the $10/month over three or six months????

6. cmdacos

Posts: 3651; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

It's free for as long as you need. Just keep adding new IDs...

2. libra89

Posts: 2026; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Wow! I didn't see this coming.

3. AngelicusMaximus

Posts: 576; Member since: Dec 20, 2017

Why would you?

4. Omarc07

Posts: 574; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

Yes I am deff going to take advantage of those free 6 months .

7. BuffaloSouce

Posts: 1067; Member since: May 01, 2017

I currently got 4 months free from the Verizon Up program. I wonder if I'll be able get the additional 6 months when my promo expires

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