Does Spotify work in India? Yes. Spotify is now available in India on Android, iOS, and desktop. The official Spotify India app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. Since its launch in India, India has been one of its priority markets.
The free version of Spotify offers unlimited access to all Indian content. Users can listen to songs, play podcasts, and create playlists. For the premium version, Android users can sign up from within the app. iPhone users need to visit Spotify's official website. Premium users can enjoy offline playback and no ad distractions. Keep reading to learn everything you want to know about Spotify in India.
Part 1. Does India Have Spotify
Is Spotify available in India? Fortunately, the answer is yes. Spotify officially launched in India on February 27, 2019, New York time. The launch of Spotify in India - the second largest country in the world - brings the total number of Spotify markets to 79. As of today, the number of active Spotify internet users in India is estimated to be over 400 million.
Spotify offers new and exclusive features for India, including multilingual music in Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu. Indian users can choose their preferred language and receive tailored daily mixes, stations, and more.
Spotify also offers new playlists with hits in Hindi, Punjabi, Rap91, Namaste Love, Punjabi101, Bollywood Butter, and more. Spotify claims that it will not only bring Indian artists to the world, but also the world's music to its fans in India.
Part 2. Spotify India Price: Subscription Plans
Is Spotify free in India? Yes. Spotify India is similar to Spotify U.S. The Spotify app is free to download and use. The free version of Spotify allows users to access unlimited music, but with ad distractions. To enjoy ad-free music and offline playback, users need to upgrade to Spotify premium.
Here are Spotify's subscription plans in India.
Spotify premium costs INR 13 ($0.18) for a day. You can use Spotify's premium features for 1 day for just 13 INR. This is a feature that no other music service currently offers.
The cost for seven days is INR 39 ($0.55). A month costs INR 129 ($1.81), while three months of access costs INR 389 ($5.47) and six months costs INR 719 ($10.1). The annual subscription plan is INR 1,189.
Students will get a monthly subscription to Spotify for INR 59/month. If you need more than 1 or 2 accounts, you can also get a premium duo plan or premium family plan. A premium duo plan costs INR 149 per month and is limited to two users. A family subscription plan that costs INR 179 and can be shared with up to 6 people.
Not only that, Spotify is rolling out a short-term plan for its "Premium Mini" package in India. People can pay Rs. 7 to get a day of ad-free, offline listening. Or, one can pay Rs. 25 to get a week of Premium.
There is also an additional bonus. People who use Premium Mini for any 10 days in the next 30 days will get the next week of Premium Mini for Rs. 2 instead of Rs. 25.
How to Get Spotify Premium Mini for Rs 2
Step 1. Open Spotify and go to the 'Account' page.
Step 2. Tap on 'Settings' and purchase the Spotify Premium Mini plan of one day for Rs 7 or seven days for Rs 25.
(Note: If you purchase the Rs 7 plan to use Spotify Premium Mini for 10 days, you will need to repeat the purchase again each day. Similarly, you will need to make a repeat purchase of Rs 25 after a week to complete the 10-day challenge.)
After 10 days, Spotify will offer you Premium Mini for 7 days for just Rs 2.
Part 3. How to Get Spotify 3 Months Free in India
If you are a new user of Spotify for India, then you can get a Spotify India free trial for 3 months. All you need to do is to subscribe to the premium individual plan and you will be billed Rs 0. You can use Spotify premium for free for 3 months. After the trial, you can pay for the premium or you can cancel the subscription.
How to Get Spotify Premium India Free Trial for 3 Months
Step 1. Open the Spotify India web player and click on the 'Premium' button.
Step 2. Choose 'Student Plan' or 'Individual Plan' whichever you want.
Step 3. Add your card details and confirm your purchase.
You can also try this way:
Step 1. Go to Spotify's purchase page on your computer/laptop.
Step 2. Click on 'Get 3 months for Rs 0'.
Step 3. Log in with your Spotify account.
Step 4. Enter your payment detail and proceed to checkout.
Part 4. How to Enjoy Spotify Premium India for Free
Do you want to enjoy Spotify premium for free? If yes, then you can use the DRmare Spotify Music Converter. It can remove annoying ads and allows you to listen to Spotify music offline without premium. With it, you can download any song, album, playlist, or podcast from Spotify to your computer locally.
Not only that, it can also convert Spotify music to MP3, FLAC, AAC, or other common-used audio formats. In this way, you can play your favorite Spotify songs on any other device you want. With a super-fast conversion speed of 5X, it even supports batch downloading Spotify songs. The downloaded songs are 100% lossless so you can enjoy original Spotify music.
DRmare Spotify Converter for Windows/Mac
First, please install the DRmare Spotify Converter via the 'Download' button above. Then you can follow the steps below to get Spotify premium for free in India.
- Step 1Add Spotify music to DRmare Spotify Music Converter
- Open DRmare Spotify Converter on your computer and the Spotify app will also open. Find the songs that you want to listen to and drag them to this software. Or you can right-click on the song and copy the URL. Then paste the URL into the address bar and click on the '+' icon to load it.
- Step 2Select output format for Spotify songs
- Once you have added your favorite Spotify music, you can customize the output settings. Click on the 'menu' icon and then choose the 'Preferences' and then 'Convert' options. This will allow you to choose the output format and change the channel, sample rate, bit rate, and so on.
- Step 3Download Spotify music for offline playback
- Simply hit the 'Convert' button and the DRmare Spotify Converter will download Spotify songs without Premium. Once done, you can listen to ad-free Spotify music offline without a subscription. You can find the downloaded Spotify music files via the 'history' icon. You can also move these converted songs to any device for listening.
Part 5. FAQs about Spotify in India
Q1: Does Spotify Work in India?
A: Yes. Spotify is available in India and can be used for free. The Spotify app can be downloaded and installed from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store.
Q2: What Price Is Spotify India Family Plan?
A: The cost of the Spotify premium family plan in India is INR 179. It can be shared with up to 6 users.
Q3: Does Spotify Have Indian Music?
A: Yes, of course. There are many Indian songs, playlists, and albums on Spotify. Here is how you can download the top 5 best Hindi songs to MP3.
Q4: Is Spotify India Different from Spotify USA?
A: Yes. There are some songs that you won't find on Spotify India. The Eagles, Alanis Morissette and Madonna's most popular albums are not available on Spotify India. However, Spotify India's premium version is cheaper than Spotify US. For example, in the US, a individual premium subscription costs $9.99 per month, while in India it only costs about $1.81 per month.
Spotify for India enables Indian users to enjoy the full music library on Spotify for free. They can also upgrade to Spotify premium plan for offline listening and ad-free music. And we've also provided you with a way to enjoy Spotify premium for free. That is you can use the DRmare Spotify Music Converter to download Spotify songs without Premium. The downloaded music can be listened to offline and there is no ad interruption.