Apple Music might quickly get a HiFi music streaming tier that can embody assist for Dolby Atmos, Dolby Audio, and ‘lossless’ audio choices, in response to a brand new report. The report says that the brand new replace to Apple Music will debut with iOS 14.6, which is presently beneath beta testing. A separate report claims that Apple Music HiFi assist might be introduced on the WWDC 2021, which is anticipated to happen in June, together with the third-generation AirPods.
A report by 9to5Mac claims that Apple is engaged on introducing a HiFi plan for Apple Music that could possibly be launched to subscribers with the discharge of iOS 14.6. The publication says that it has discovered a brand new code added to the Apple Music app within the first construct of iOS 14.6 that particularly mentions “Dolby Atmos,” “Dolby Audio,” and “Lossless”. Up till now, Apple did not function assist for Dolby however solely supported its inner HiFi audio codec ALAC.
HiFi recordsdata have much less audio compression and thereby are able to a greater sound high quality output. Spotify lately announced that it’s also venturing into high-quality audio streaming with Spotify HiFi. It’s speculated that Spotify will worth the Spotify HiFi plan larger than its present subscriptions.
A music website Hits Daily Double has cited sources to say that Apple will introduce the HiFi streaming assist for Apple Music together with third-generation AirPods at WWDC 2021, which is scheduled for June. However this contradicts analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s claim that the brand new AirPods are prone to launch in Q3 2021.
The report additionally claims that Apple could provide the HiFi audio streaming assist on Apple Music with out growing its subscription price that begins at $9.99 per 30 days for the person tier within the US and Rs. 99 in India.