Samsung joins forces with YouTube to offer Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Fold owners a sweet gift

Samsung joins forces with YouTube to offer Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Fold owners a sweet gift
It's no longer too early to call it - Samsung has another high-end hit on its hands. Or rather three of them, one of which is likely to give the iPhone XR a run for its money in the "inexpensive" flagship segment. But let's be honest, the Galaxy S10, S10+, and even S10e are still pretty darn expensive, at starting prices of between $750 and $1,000 in the US.

Of course, to help sweeten those deals, the device manufacturer and various authorized third-party retailers have been offering nice pre-order gifts, including free Galaxy Buds, coupons, and more coupons. Even better, now that the Galaxy S10 family is actually available worldwide in brick and mortar stores, we keep discovering additional perks no one really saw coming.

Interestingly, Samsung appears to have joined forces with not one, but two music streaming heavyweights for conflicting promotions you can actually stack up to maximize your savings. Apart from a complimentary six-month Spotify subscription, Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e owners are eligible for four gratis months of YouTube Premium until March 2020. Unlike the US-only Spotify deal, the gift of ad-free YouTube is available globally... as long as you live in a country with YouTube Premium access.

Stateside, YouTube Premium normally costs $11.99 a month, which gets you two different things. Namely, a YouTube Music subscription essentially mirroring the functionality of Spotify or Apple Music with ad-free audio streaming, background and offline listening support, as well as an enhanced YouTube experience including video downloading capabilities, access to YouTube Originals content, and background play.

But wait, there's more. More devices eligible for this sweet promo, that is. Future Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Tab S5e owners will apparently qualify for the exact same freebie, while "all other Samsung Galaxy device owners" activating their new gadgets until February 2020 will be able to score two gratis months of YouTube Premium. 

Unfortunately, all deals are restricted to new YouTube Premium users, with past subscribers and trial customers of YouTube Music Premium, YouTube Red, and Google Play Music also excluded. If you do qualify, don't forget to cancel your free subscription in due time, as you'll automatically be charged the 12 bucks a month after.

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13 Comments

1. Charlie2k

Posts: 109; Member since: Jan 11, 2016

I would never pay for Youtube Premium.. Never ever.

3. ph00ny

Posts: 1986; Member since: May 26, 2011

It's actually pretty solid not having to look at ads interrupt videos constantly. Also i got it free fro being on the early early google music plan

7. sgodsell

Posts: 6737; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

First of all comparing YouTube Premium to Apple Music or Spotify is like comparing Netflix to Spotify and Apple Music. That is just stupid. It's more than just music, which the other two are only music.

10. Razrman

Posts: 100; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

My subscription with YouTube Premium gives me access to Google Play Music so literally music is included.

13. ph00ny

Posts: 1986; Member since: May 26, 2011

Can't tell if you're referring to my comment. I wasn't comparing google music but the fact that youtube premium formerly known as youtube red was included in the google music plan. Also i got on early and my rate is still $7.99 instead of whatever everyone else is paying now

6. maherk

Posts: 6684; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Just download YT Vanced and get all the premium features and more for free.

12. Be_Mine

Posts: 198; Member since: Dec 29, 2013

Just download it few hours ago after seeing your comment here. I like it very much. Thank You.

11. OneLove123

Posts: 792; Member since: Aug 28, 2018

I love it. $14.99 for 6 accounts ain't bad.

2. libra89

Posts: 2221; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Whatt! Wow, they are rolling!

4. Krazyass69

Posts: 39; Member since: Feb 09, 2019

Tubemate and snaptube is your best friend

5. drunkenjay

Posts: 1640; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

i actually got this accidentally but hey, it's 4 months free so i cant complain.

8. Vogue1985

Posts: 363; Member since: Jan 24, 2017

i didnt the fold was already on sell.

9. Vogue1985

Posts: 363; Member since: Jan 24, 2017

they also get Spotify for free,all these goodies.

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