Discord Nitro, what is it ?
Discord is an instant messaging and VoIP (voice over IP) application that is very popular in the gaming world. Multi-platform, it is accessible on Windows, Linux, MacOS, iOs, Android and web browser. Twitch and Steam fans are most attracted to its gaming-friendly services.
Premium subscribers enjoy various privileges within the community.
What is Discord Nitro ?
Discord Nitro is the paid version of the instant messaging and voice service preferred by gamers. This subscription allows you to lift some technical restrictions and increase the resources available to the user. Indeed, the free mode has many limitations related to server profiles.
In concrete terms, as a subscriber, you unlock all the custom emojis available on all channels of the platform. You will also be able to use animated GIF avatars. You will also be free to choose your Discord tag. This number label is, however, randomly set on the basic package.
Finally, you will receive a reserved badge to Nitro users.
The subscription to the Discord service comes in two forms, Nitro and Nitro Classic offer. At the end of 2020, the first was offered at 9.99 per month, versus 4.99 dollars per month for the second. A one-year subscription also allows you to benefit from significant discounts on both packages.
The annual subscription is limited to $99.99 and $49.9 respectively.
The biggest one difference between the two subscriptions lies in the possibility to boost your favorite channel. This option is not available on the Classic package. Thus, Nitro subscribers can help their server to improve the performance of voice chat rooms, expand their catalog of emojis, etc.
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How to’subscribe to Discord Nitro ?
For subscribe to Discord Nitro, the best solution is to subscribe from thechat service mobile app. The steps are quite similar on a web browser. First download the free Discord app from the App Store or Google Play Store, if you don't have it yet.
Once the installation is complete, launch the program on your smartphone.
- From thehome interface, open the user settings and press the Discord Nitro tab. The latter is located on the right of the screen on Android and on the left on iOS.
- In the Nitro section, click on the option Subscribe today.
- Then choose between Nitro and Nitro Classic on the new page displayed.
- From this point on, the purchase method differs slightly between the two systems.
On iOS, you can make the purchase directly from the application. Your billing data should be set up directly on your phone from the dedicated interface. You'll also be able to use Touch ID to confirm the transaction.
On Android, you will have to confirm the selected plan after choosing between Nitro Classic and Server Boost. You can also subscribe to both packages simultaneously. So you'd better check your subscription before confirming the purchase.
To finish, click on Subscribe and confirm the operation with your password, your confidential code or your fingerprint.
It is worth paying the’subscription ?
The Discord's basic services are more than enough for average or intermittent users. These include the ability to chat with friends or follow their threads during a game. You can also join different servers and easily integrate these groups.
Moreover, this is not a simple free trial, but a full-fledged formula. The paid versions, are mainly offered to resource-intensive profiles and other multiplayer enthusiasts. Server creators also enjoy many advantages on premium offers.
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In short, the subscription is not recommended for a basic use or a beginner gamer. More experienced users, on the other hand, have everything to gain by subscribing to Discord Nitro. The premium package will allow you to support your community, if you regularly visit several servers.
Or, if you're just looking to improve service performance, Nitro Classic is your best bet. With this subscription, you already get Go-Live at 1080p at 60 FPS and screen sharing at 1080p at 30 FPS (or 720p at 60 FPS). The download limit is now 50 MB (compared to 8 MB in free mode).
In addition, global emojis and GIF avatars are common to Nitro.