After updating its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro for back-to-school season, Apple now offers a six-month free trial of its music service to the students.
This is Apple’s strategy to lure new students, who are all set to attend a new semester at school or college. The six-month free offer is something they cannot resist.
Exciting Back-to-School Offers from Apple
The Apple Music offer appears on the Education Store Home of Apple, where students can find other exciting offers. Once on this page, students need to submit their status through UNiDAYS and verify their eligibility.
This is a real jackpot for students as Apple has already offered them a three-month free trial with a 50% discount on the regular subscription plan of $9.99.
With this new offer, students can avail more than 50 million songs at just $4.99 per month. This is a limited period offer as it will run from July 9 to September 26, 2019.
Students are required to enter their university email address and school name to get this offer.
Notably, the back-to-school promotion gives students free Beats headphones in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. This offer is available on MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, 15-inch MacBook Pro, iMac, and iMac Pro.
Teachers can also avail this offer; they can upgrade to free Studio 3 headphones by giving an extra amount of $149.95 if you buy iPad Air, iPad Pro, or iPad (9.7″).
Apple wants people to use or buy more hardware so that it can get benefits of Services business, which is likely coming this September.
A market analysis firm also reported that Apple has some plans to expand distribution of Apple TV software. Moreover, Apple has roped in some big shots from Hollywood to create original TV shows and series.
For its entertainment consumers, Apple has already allocated budgets to create films, which can win Oscar awards. This move is to promote Apple’s video streaming services.
Are you going to get some benefit of Apple’s back-to-school promotion?