Although Apple Music does not have the highest number of subscribers, but it has exceeded the number of independent users in the month Spotify. Obviously, the free trial of 3 months of policy can not help. According to the latest report released by mobile analytics company Verto, in 2017 of February, the number of independent mobile subscribers Apple Music has reached 40 million 700 thousand. Given that Verto tracks only the number of users on mobile devices, Apple's actual results may be higher. In contrast, the number of independent users of streaming service provider Pandora in February was 32 million 600 thousand, while Spotify was $30 million 400 thousand.
Ranked fourth iHeartRadio is, SoundCloud is 25 million 700 thousand. (included in mobile and PC visitors)
Verto collected from 20 thousand common users there to this batch of data analysis, apple to free trial three months of successful policy to attract the largest number of users, the number of Apple Music app users in the United States more than doubled the former.
Apple's March free trial policy, has continued for a long time. When the user first registered Apple Music, you can enjoy this treatment. In contrast, Spotify provides only a month free trial period.
In December 2016, the number of Apple Music paid subscribers exceeded 20 million. Since its launch in 2015, this service has been very steady growth. At the same time, Spotify just earlier this month ushered in the 50 million paid subscribers.