greatest streaming music is still Spotify, but there is actually a point where Apple beat the Swedes on the fingers – namely unique users per month.

Analyst firm Verto has published a report showing that Apple had 40.7 million unique monthly users in February 2017. As the Verto measure only mobile use may be significantly higher number.

Spotify for its part had 30.4 million, which is much less. The reason why the outcome is said to be the three free months that Apple provides to its customers. When, and if, the iPhone manufacturer catching up competitor to other figures that the number of subscribers remains to be seen.