Last night, X (formerly Twitter) finally launched two more subscription tiers to the paid version of its platform, known as the X Premium subscription. The Elon Musk-owned social media platform now has a Basic, Premium, and Premium Plus tier for those who want to access features such as editing a post, posting longer posts, and background video playing. Every tier unlocks some tier-specific benefits, and the most expensive plan, Premium Plus, unlocks all the features, and on top of that removes all ads and gives the user the “largest boost for your replies”. Let us take a look at the tiers, their price, and what they offer.
The official X account of the Premium service posted about the new tiers yesterday, and said, “introducing Premium: no ads in For You or Following, largest boost for your replies (vs other Premium tiers or unverified users), access to our full suite of creator tools. now available on Web”. It added, “we're also launching a new Basic tier for $3/month (when signing up via Web) that gives you access to the most essential Premium features”.
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Starting with the Basic tier, it is the most affordable subscription plan being offered by X. It starts at $3 a month (Rs. 243.75 a month, Rs. 2590 annually in India). This will offer the basic premium features but no verification check mark. It will also not include any creator hub feature.
It offers all but two of the features in the Enhanced Experience category. They include editing post, longer post, undo post, post longer videos, top article, reader (reading longer threads without distractions), background video playback, download videos, and small reply boost.
In terms of verification and security, users of this tier willRead more on tech.hindustantimes.com