We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
 
Audio and music Reviews
15,103 Reviews

MSN Music Box music-sharing site review

£6 monthly subscription

Manufacturer: MSN Music Box

Our Rating: We rate this 3.5 out of 5

Music Box allows you to listen to any of the two million-plus tracks in its database as many times as you like.

Music Box allows you to listen to any of the two million-plus tracks in its database as many times as you like. Like Napster, MSN Music Store operates as a subscription service. You can stream unlimited music for a monthly subscription of £6.

  • Listen to tracks as many times as you like with monthly subscription
  • Create and save playlists

As well as selecting songs or albums at the click of a button, you can create and save your own playlists. Tracks can be downloaded for 75p, but these come with DRM. Unlike Napster, Music Box offers no option for transferring tracks to a portable player.

See also:

Visit Digital World for the latest digital audio, games and home-entertainment news and reviews

Visit Broadband Advisor for the latest news and reviews about the internet and internet tools.

MSN Music Box Expert Verdict »
Web browser
internet connection
  • Overall: We give this item 7 of 10 overall

Suitable for those who want to listen to tracks on their computer and, in particular, popular chart music rather than more obscure tracks.

There are currently no price comparisons for this product.
  • Napster music-sharing site review

    Napster music-sharing site

    Napster.co.uk was once touted as the future of downloadable music. It began life as the most successful of all the illegal music download services.

  • Napster review

    Napster

    These days Napster is a legitimate music download site.

  • Napster Unlimited Plus Mobile review

    Napster Unlimited Plus Mobile

    Napster Unlimited Plus Mobile is a full-featured music subscription service. Here's our Napster Unlimited Plus Mobile review.

  • Napster review

    Napster

    A Napster library can be accessed from any PC, laptops or even net-connected TVs or hi-fis that support the service (these include Phillips, Sonos and Logitech devices) and has the relevant software installed.

  • eMusic.com music-sharing site review

    eMusic.com music-sharing site

    Digital music store eMusic specialises in songs outside the mainstream.


IDG UK Sites

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs 2014

IDG UK Sites

iPhone 5s review: why the iPhone 5s is still the best phone you can buy in 2014

IDG UK Sites

Passwords don't work: here's four ways to fix them

IDG UK Sites

Developers get access to more Sony camera features