June 15, 2011 // 2:20 pm
- Sony's Senior Director of Corporate Communications & Social Media Patrick Seybold
has announced today that Music Unlimited is expanding to Android for PS3 owners!
To quote: Music fans are in for a treat; starting today for a limited time, eligible Playstation 3 owners* can try out a Basic subscription of Music Unlimited powered by Qriocity for free over the next 180 days.
The timing couldn't be better - the service's Android App also launched today, so users can enjoy music on the go with their compatible Android mobile device or on a number of other Internet-connected Sony devices including 2010 and 2011 models of network-enabled BRAVIA HDTVs, Blu-ray Disc players and Blu-ray Disc Home Theater systems as well as the PSP and personal computers including VAIO personal computers.
The cloud-based, digital music service gives music lovers streaming, commercial-free access at anytime and anywhere to an ever expanding catalogue of currently over seven million licensed tracks from major labels including Universal Music Group
, Sony Music Entertainment
, Warner Music Group
and EMI Music
as well as leading independent labels and major publishers worldwide.
The Android App is compatible with Sony Ericsson's Android-based mobile devices including Xperia arc, Xperia PLAY, Xperia X10, Xperia X8, Xperia neo, as well as Android-based third party devices. You can download the App now from the Android Market.
To access the 180 day Basic Service free trial, log on to your PlayStation 3 system and click on the Music Unlimited service below the Music icon. Once the application has downloaded, follow the sign up instructions.
*180 day free trial available if:
• You are 18 or over
• You own a Playstation 3 system
• You do not currently hold or have not previously held a Music • Unlimited subscription to the premium or basic plan
• You are in a supported country/region (US)
Note: you will not be able to take advantage of the 180-day Subscription Free Trial on PS3 if you purchase other subscriptions.