Spotify’s long-awaited HiFi tier may lastly be getting nearer to launch. Code throughout the Spotify app reveals new particulars in regards to the “Supremium” tier, which may function 24-bit lossless audio, the power to create playlists with AI, and extra, as spotted by u/Hypixely on Reddit.
Spotify first announced the dearer HiFi tier in February 2021, however the function has been caught in limbo since then. The final we heard in regards to the tier was in June of this yr when a Bloomberg report discovered Spotify had rebranded the HiFi tier as “Supremium.” The Redditor’s findings corroborate this declare, as they are saying Spotify now refers back to the audio as lossless with “no lag and delays.”
Moreover, the Redditor discovered that the Supremium tier may function 30 hours of audiobook listening every month, together with the power to kind your library by temper, exercise, and style.
The app’s code additionally mentions superior mixing instruments, permitting you to customise the order of playlists by beats per minute, allow clean transitions between songs, and filter songs in a playlist by temper or style. There’s even a “soundcheck” function that permits you to “be taught extra about your listening habits and uncover what mixture of sounds is uniquely you.”
“At Spotify, we’re always iterating and ideating to enhance our product providing and provide worth to customers,” Spotify spokesperson CJ Stanley tells The Verge. “However we don’t touch upon hypothesis round attainable new options and wouldn’t have something new to share right now.”
With Spotify’s present Premium plan priced at $10.99, it’s not clear whether or not HiFi audio, AI playlists, and a few of the different options discovered within the code are sufficient to draw its customers to a $19.99 per 30 days value tier. In any case, Apple Music and Amazon Music each provide lossless audio inside their present plans at no added value.
Replace September twenty first, 7:07PM ET: Added a press release from a Spotify spokesperson.