4w ago - Sony Network Entertainment Social Media Manager Elina Chen shared a video today which introduces the Video Unlimited Service and Music Unlimited Service on PlayStation 4 below.
To quote: We know you're excited to get your hands on the PlayStation 4. We're just as excited to show off what's new when it comes to the Video Unlimited service and Music Unlimited service.
What's new on the Video Unlimited service:
• Faster start times and quicker navigation
• Access to over 200,000 movies and TV episodes
• Instant streaming of new purchases that accounts for bandwidth to minimize buffering
• Cloud storage of all new purchases, eliminating hard drive clutter
• Past purchases will soon be available through cloud storage
• Social features that show what your friends have watched and rated
What's new on the Music Unlimited service:
• Completely redesigned user interface
• Enhanced discoverability to help you navigate our vast library of 22 million tracks
• High quality audio streaming for every song
• System-level integration that lets you play songs from your playlists while playing games, accessible through the mini-player that appears...
16w ago - Sony Network Entertainment Director of Music Services Anu Kirk announced today that Music Unlimited is getting amplified on the upcoming PS4 / PlayStation 4 console.
To quote: During E3, we mentioned that the Music Unlimited service would be available for PlayStation 4 at launch and today during Gamescom we revealed some great features we think you'll love.
The new Music Unlimited streaming service features a completely redesigned user interface that was specifically enhanced for PS4. It is faster, simple to use, and enables gamers to easily discover new artists and songs from the Music Unlimited global library of over 22 million songs.
Additionally, we added new features that many PlayStation gamers have requested. You will now be able to listen to music in the background while playing games and access Music Unlimited controls on the fly without completely exiting game play or other apps.
Simply press and hold the "PS" button on the DUALSHOCK 4 to access a pop up menu that will enable you to quickly pause or skip tracks, and adjust the volume.
Look for the Music Unlimited app when PS4 launches on November 15. Meanwhile, if you aren't a subscriber, don't miss the special Premium annual subscription offer available today for PlayStation Plus members and others....
26w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen announced news of a Music Unlimited Service discount for PlayStation Plus Members today.
Below are the details, to quote: Just in time for summer, PlayStation Plus members can get a whole year's worth of music at a substantial discount.
Starting today for a limited time, a 12 month Premium subscription to the Music Unlimited service is just $41.99 for PS+ members - a discount of over 65 percent from the regular monthly price. Those who don't have a PS+ membership can also take advantage of a special rate of $59.99 for the 12 month Premium subscription.
As a Music Unlimited Premium subscriber, you'll have full access to every feature of our cloud-based music service and entire catalog of more than 20 million songs that can be streamed across multiple devices, including: PS3, PS Vita, PSP, PC, Mac, iPhone, iPod, Android smartphone and tablets, and more. Other feature Premium features include
• Synchronization of your music across multiple devices for a consistent experience.
• Access to an extensive, always growing global catalog that currently features over 20 million tracks.
• Offline playback so that you can always listen to your music, even when you're not connected to a network.
42w ago - Marketing Manager, Sony Entertainment Network Jeff Safran
Great news today from Music Unlimited - the 18 million song streaming service wired directly to your PlayStation devices. We've heard your requests for more dedicated genre stations, and we're excited to have just released the Game Music channel.
Listen to an archive of game soundtracks, from massive blockbusters to cult classics including Assassins Creed, Silent Hill, Prince of Persia, Final Fantasy and Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, among others. New songs will be added weekly to keep the channel fresh with music from all the latest games.
Over the coming weeks you can look forward to thirteen additional channels for other requested genres, like Old School Hip-Hop and New Wave.
Outside of the channels, we can tell a lot of you were watching the Grammys, as there have been big bumps in plays this week for The Lumineers, Frank Ocean, Rihanna and others. The top of our charts remains a hip-hop battle between A$AP Rocky and Macklemore.
If you're not a subscriber yet, don't miss out and sign up for a free 60 day trial. Go to the MUSIC category on the XMB Menu and select Music Unlimited,...
53w ago - Today Sony Network Entertainment Digital Distribution Manager Kristi Fernandez has announced they are offering PS Plus members a 1-year Music Unlimited subscription for only $1 a month.
To quote: Hi all - we have exciting news for PlayStation Plus subscribers.
For a limited time, our premium Music Unlimited One Year Subscription is available to PlayStation Plus members at an insanely low price of $12... that's $1 a month and savings of over $100 a year based off the normal price of $9.99 a month.
As a Premium subscriber, you'll have access to every feature of our cloud-based music service and our entire catalog of more than 18 million songs that can be streamed ad-free across multiple devices, including: PS3, PSP, PS Vita, PC, Mac, iPhone, iPod, Android smartphone and tablets, and more.
Here's a reminder of some of the benefits you'll get with a One Year Premium Subscription:
• Music Search
The Music Unlimited service boasts a great catalog of more than 18 million tunes, from classic tracks to the hottest new jams - all with no ads and unlimited skips.
• Offline Mode
No Wi-Fi or cellular data signal necessary when you use your Android smartphone and tablet...