presently just one take a look at in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden. YouTube has already confirmed to The Verge that it’s going to check out the function in stated nations. “Premium Lite prices 6.99 euros per thirty days and consists of ad-free movies on YouTube,” a YouTube spokesperson stated. With this provide, we wish to provide extra decisions to customers. For comparability: “YouTube Premium”, which is already accessible in all places, presently prices 11.99 euros per thirty days in Europe, however gives far more.
YouTube Premium Lite: this isn’t included
Premium Lite solely consists of ad-free use of YouTube apps on the internet, iOS, Android, good TVs, and sport consoles. The provide for minors – YouTube Youngsters – additionally seems ad-free. Nevertheless, the brand new subscription providing lacks every little thing that’s included in YouTube’s giant premium subscription. Premium Lite doesn’t embody any advantages of YouTube Music reminiscent of ad-free listening and no different premium options reminiscent of background playback or offline mode with clip obtain.
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If you are able to do with out the above options of Premium, Premium Lite is likely to be of curiosity to you. Nevertheless, the worth is comparatively excessive: 6.99 euros per thirty days implies that customers pay round 60% of the worth of the premium subscription. However they solely get a couple of quarter of the advantages for it. Nevertheless, YouTube confirmed to TheVerge that the present subscription is within the experimental part. Subsequently, the worth of YouTube Premium Lite might nonetheless change, relying on public suggestions on the brand new subscription in take a look at nations. It’s presently unclear if and when the brand new subscription mannequin can even arrive in Germany.