Spotify has launched a mobile app for Symbian, vastly rising the streaming music service’s attain on smartphones.
Spotify launched iPhone and Android apps earlier this yr, although in distinction to the “freemium” PC software program program, prospects wanted to pay a £10-per-month Premium subscription to stream music to their smartphone.
Now the company has added Symbian, the world’s most widely-used smartphone OS, to the line-up. Not every S60 machine is supported, nonetheless, with Spotify’s official list of supported Symbian devices stretching to 25 separate fashions, all nonetheless three of which can be manufactured by Nokia.
Symbian prospects may even should pay for a premium subscription to entry the service.
The addition of Symbian leaves Dwelling home windows Mobile and BlackBerry OS because the one two principal smartphone players to not have a Spotify app.
Spotify continues to admit new members to the service on an invite-only basis, after the elevated demand following the iPhone/Android launch positioned heavy demand on the company’s servers. Paying purchasers are admitted immediately.