Amazon Music is the music streaming answer of Amazon to Spotify or Apple Music. Amazon Music is tighly integrated with Alexa on your Amazon devices such as the Echo series. Amazon Music is also available on your laptop, tablet and smartphone through the use of the Amazon Music app or a web browser.
So what options are available for Amazon Music in Europe? Below is an overview (click on the ‘free try’ to try out the service in your country for free).
|Country||Amazon Music Unlimited||Amazon Prime Music||Amazon Music Free||Digital Music Store||AutoRip|
|United Kingdom||✔ (free trial)||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|France||✔ (free trial)||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Germany and Austria||✔ (free trial)||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Italy||✔ (free trial)||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Spain||✔ (free trial)||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Other EU countries||✔ (free trial)|
What does Amazon offer with these different music services?
You might be wondering what the differences are between these similar sounding services. We’ll try to clarify below:
|Service||What do you get?|
|Amazon Music Unlimited||Amazon Music Unlimited is a premium music subscription service. Similar to Spotify or Apple music, you get access to over 75 million songs in HD and millions of songs in Ultra HD. Amazon Music Unlimited also has a growing catalog of music mastered in Dolby Atmos and 360 Reality Audio, and thousands of expertly crafted playlists and Stations. There are different membership plans available: Individual, Family, Single Device (only on Echo or Fire devices). You can try Amazon Music Unlimited for free (click on your country in the above table).|
|Amazon Prime Music||With a Prime membership, you get access to over 2 million selected Amazon Music songs without ads, thousands of playlists and personalized streaming stations. You can only use your Amazon Prime on one device a the time.|
|Amazon Music (free with ads)||Free access to top playlists and thousands of stations. Offline playback is not possible.|
|Digital Music Store||You can buy downloadable music files on the Amazon store and store it locally or to import them in another media player like iTunes or Windows Media Player.|
|AutoRip||A service that gives you MP3 versions of eligible physical music albums (vinyl, CD, …) purchased from Amazon since 1998.|