How do I get data free music streaming of Apple Music?

With Apple Music you can listen to over 40 million songs; get new music first as well as handpicked playlists and of course, create and share your own playlists. And to make it even better, Boost customers can now listen to Apple Music without using any data!

How to start streaming music data free with Boost Mobile

  1. Join Boost Mobile first if you’re new (grab a SIM, activate it, then recharge on any plan);
  2. Sign up to Apple Music; and
  3. If you have an active recharge, then data free music streaming will automatically be applied.

Apple Music Compatibility

  • iPhone or iPad with iOS 8.4 or higher; watchOS and TVOS
  • Mac & PC via iTunes
  • Android 4.3 or higher
  • SONOS (Controller build 6.2.2 or higher)

Things you need to know

4G is available in all capital CBDs and associated airports, most surrounding suburban areas and in over 600 regional areas. 4G services require a 4G compatible handset. 

Speeds vary for reasons like location, distance from base stations, terrain, user numbers, hardware/software configuration, download source and upload destination. This offer is available to Boost Mobile customers with an active recharge. Data free on the Telstra Mobile Network. Non-music streaming use such as downloads, video streaming and social interaction will attract data charges. Telstra Fair Play Policy applies. For use in Australia.

Apple Music is a product and brand that is owned by Apple Inc. Apple is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple Music is a trademark of Apple Inc. See the Terms and Conditions.


Frequently Asked Questions:

Am I eligible for the data free music streaming offer?

Boost Mobile customers connected to their mobile on the Telstra Mobile Network are eligible for data-free music streaming of Apple Music. Customers will require an active recharge and compatible device. Data charges apply for video and non-music content. Fair Play Policy Applies. For use in Australia.

What data charges will I incur?

Data charges apply for downloading of the Apple Music app for Android users. The Apple Music app is native to iPhone and iPad. Data charges apply for when using the Apple Music and consuming non-music content such as video streaming and social interaction. Downloading music from Apple Music for offline listening is data free. Once your songs are downloaded, you’re able to listen to it in offline mode without using your data.

What do I do if I forget my Apple ID and password?

To ensure the full features of Apple Music, you should link your Apple ID to your Apple Music membership.  

If you've forgotten your Apple ID, you can retrieve it here:

If you've forgotten your Apple ID password you can reset it here:

What personal information will Telstra share with Apple?

Telstra will supply your mobile number, Telstra account number (BAN), country and whether you are subscribed to Apple Music for reporting & authentication purposes.

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For more information about Apple and Apple Music, you can visit Apple websites and