Tidal has announced a free music streaming tier for the first time. Of course, it is ad-supported.
Sprint had already offered these tie-ins with auxiliary services in one way or another, but not at this discounted price and with big data bonuses.
The plans go into effect from July 13 with a price jump for more data and music goodies and discounts for first-weekend subscribers.
The Essential Phone will soon be compatible with a premium sound accessory, already supporting master-quality audio, and scoring free Tidal content.
Norwegian press have been looking into whether the hi-fi music streaming platform fudged listening numbers for its showcased songs.
Jay-Z's streaming music service is internally expected to make money next year, but not before it hits zero on the bank balance.
Other audio boosts include better audio streams with help from the company making TIDAL possible and B&O Play with free headphones.
Spotify Hi-Fi, as far as we know, has all of the features of Spotify Premium, but takes up streaming quality to lossless and give incentives to get vinyl.