Brazilians will spend a little more on the YouTube Premium. This Thursday (20th), the Google announced an increase of almost 10% in the family plan. The notice was sent by email to users of the paid modality of the streaming platform, which offers some advantages, such as the ability to play videos without ads.
The statement was sent to a reporter from the technoblog around 3:30 pm this Thursday (20). In the email, YouTube informs that the price of Premium family plan will have an addition. The change is expected to take effect for billing cycles starting November 21, 2022.
The reasons for the change were not disclosed. But the streaming platform reported that the price will go from R$31.90 to R$34.90 per month. That is, an increase of 9.4%.
The change only affects the value of the family plan subscription. This way, in addition to the benefits remaining the same, users can also share the subscription with up to five people. But, if you prefer, there is still the option of cancel YouTube Premium before the monthly fee change.
The increase also reached other countries, such as Japan.
YouTube Premium offers ad-free videos and more
O YouTube Premium is a streaming platform subscription service. Through it, users have less hassle to follow the contents thanks to the possibility of watching the videos without ads. The modality also allows media playback in the background and in PiP mode on compatible cell phones.
Another advantage revolves around the option to download content. “Save the videos for when you need them: during a flight or on the way to work,” reads the service’s homepage. Subscribers can also stream music via YouTube Music.
For now, there are no reports on the change in the monthly fee of the individual plan, which costs R$ 20.90.