Jay Z owned Tidal now has over a million MQA tracks at 96kHz/24bit. But can this help them compete with Apple Music, Spotify and YouTube?
A selection of material will be available on Tidal in high res audio via the new Master Audio format from MQA.
TIDAL improves upon their desktop version with a new beta that enhances the content discovery process
Most of the music streaming services provide tiered membership options, with extra benefits – such as HiFi quality – given to those who pay more. Some even offer free membership if you are willing to tolerate forced advertising between your tunes.
Paid membership of a streaming service means you get unlimited access to the entire catalogue of the provider, whenever you want for however long you like, with some having around 30 million songs available. There are even now streaming services that provide lossless audio to listen to and download for offline playback.
Popular streaming services include Spotify, TIDAL, Apple Music, Google Play Music, Deezer, Qobuz, Napster and Rdio.