Spotify Premium subscribers can expect to receive their free gifted Google Home Mini Speakers soon, a source has confirmed to Narcity. Spotify's Google Home Mini offer went viral last week when the music streaming platform announced that Premium plan members would get the Google gadget for free, just because. Both new and existing Spotify Premium subscribers are eligible to receive the free Google Home Mini as part of their $9.99 CAD/month plan.
"website. Premium plan members will soon be able to play their favourite Spotify playlists from their brand new Google smart speaker.New and existing account holders paying $9.99 CAD/month are eligible to redeem a Google Home Mini from the Google Store," says Spotify on their
According to a Spotify representative, shipping of the Google Home Minis began on Friday, April 12th. When ordering the speaker, Spotify Premium subscribers are able to select from a variety of shipping options.
As someone who just ordered their Google Home Mini with Spotify's promotion, I can confirm that it's totally legit. I placed my order on April 16th, and the estimated delivery date tells me that I can expect to receive it no later than May 31st. Free standard shipping was also applied to my order, so my total came out to $0.00. You'll have to put down your credit card information to secure the order, but you won't get any surprise charges.
Some Spotify members have reportedly gotten their Google Home Minis already:
Alrighty. So. Got my free @Google Home Mini, courtesy of @Spotify today. Now, in the words of my Dad: “What in the… https://t.co/vhjEBc2KDo— Dan MacDonald (@Dan MacDonald)1555375626.0
Spotify Premium subscribers can take advantage of this promotion until May 9th or while supplies last. Spotify also stated that the free gift must be redeemed by May 31st, 2019.
Yay my free google home mini from Spotify came in. Didn't think it was legit 🤣 #googlehomemini #spotifycanada spoti… https://t.co/xqW1UplHOd— Sabrina Cartwright (@Sabrina Cartwright)1555375276.0
Last week, Spotify's Google Home Mini offer was criticized by Family plan members for limiting eligibility to individual Premium members only. The company has received countless complaints from customers via social media, questioning Spotify's decision to exclude family plan members from the promotion.
Why isn’t the free google home mini offer available for @Spotify users with family accounts?? Why only individual a… https://t.co/WAT5PE66G6— Diana Benitez 🐌 (@Diana Benitez 🐌)1555377965.0
The promotional offer's restrictions are particularly frustrating for customers on the Family plan, since the Family membership costs more than a premium plan at $14.99 a month.