“Yandex” has decided to raise the subscription price for streaming service “Yandex.Music” up to 299 USD per month for users of iPhone and iPad. It is reported by RNS with reference to the development team of the service.
“Profitable subscription — only 149 rubles a month. Very soon the price will increase to 299 rubles a month, but had time to subscribe before the price increase will not touch it”, — stated in the message. – Hurry before the price increase! Arrange a monthly subscription for only 149 rubles or an annual subscription for 1,450 rubles (benefits 338 rubles)”. The developers noted that after prices will rise, managed to subscribe will be able to use the service at the old prices.
As explained in the press service of “Yandex”, the action on freezing prices on “Yandex.Music” is still ongoing. “The subscription price will increase closer to the end of February or beginning of March,” added the company.
“Yandex.Music” frozen the subscription price in the iOS app for users from Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan from January 21, 2015 — then Apple announced the price increase on apps in the App Store for several countries, including Russia.
“Sooner or later we will be forced to increase membership, like all other mobile app developers. But while we do our best to ensure that prices remained the same. For example, all those who now manage to pay for a subscription “Yandex.Music” at the old price and will not disable avtopolis, will remain at the old price and the next price spike in App Store”, — said in “Yandex”.
Monthly audience “Yandex.Music” more than 12 million users, according to the internal Analytics tools of “Yandex”. “Yandex.Music” for computers and application “Yandex.”Radio — free.