What are some Plex Pass features? Are they worth it? Are there any discounts available? If you have questions, click here and read our guide!

December 13th: To celebrate Plexivus and the holiday season, Plex is temporarily giving Plex Pass away at a 20% discount! That means lifetime Plex Pass is now only $119.99. Click here for more details.


What is Plex Pass?

Plex Pass is Plex’s premium service. For a small monthly fee (or a one-time lifetime fee), Plex gives you even more features and ways to access your media library wherever you are.

Plex Pass Cost

Plex Pass has a monthly charge of $4.99, a yearly charge of $39.99, or a one-time lifetime cost of $149.99. Plex DOES occasionally give out some nice Plex Pass discount codes, which we will get to later.

Plex Pass Features: Worth It?

  • Premium music library: Better artwork and metadata, access to album bios and reviews, song lyrics.
  • Plex Home: Restrict access to your media library for every member in your house.
  • Cloud sync: Upload your entire library to the crowd and access it even when you don’t have access to Plex media server.
  • Mobile sync: Sync parts of your library to your mobile devices so that you can watch movies, TV shows, or listen to music when you don’t have internet access.
  • Wireless camera upload: Take a picture and it automatically joins your Plex media library.
  • Early access to new versions of Plex.
  • VIP entrance to a special area on the Plex forums.
  • Free access to iOS, Android, and Windows phone apps, which normally cost.

Plex Pass Discount

Interested in the Plex Pass features but not at the price listed above? If you’ve been a Plex member for a while, keep an eye on your email. Plex sometimes sends out discounts on the lifetime membership to Plex Pass which are 50% the listed price. Emails are sent out randomly and there is nothing you can do to help your chances, but if you are patient you might be able to access all Plex Pass features for 50% off.


Plex Pass features are a nice bonus to Plex’s service. In particular, offline access is popular for those that use it. If you are interested in signing up for Plex Pass, click here.

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