What bitrate does Spotify use for streaming?
Spotify uses 3 quality ratings for streaming, all in the Ogg Vorbis format.
- ~96 kbps
- Normal quality on mobile.
- ~160 kbps
- Desktop and web player standard quality.
- High quality on mobile.
- ~320 kbps (only available to Premium subscribers)
- Desktop high quality.
- Extreme quality on mobile.
Click here to learn how to change streaming quality.