Starting April 2, XM Satellite Radio subscribers will pay 30
percent more per month for the service – but they will also get more for their
XM recently announced the increase in a press release. April
2, the monthly subscription price for the basic service package will be $12.95.
The basic package will also be expanded beginning April 2 to include the
Internet service XM Radio Online.
Current XM subscribers are being given the opportunity to
lock in the current $9.99 subscription rate – or maybe even a discount on that
rate – if they prepay for their service. That offer is only available until
The subscription price increase does not impact XM’s Family