Last week, Spotify's desktop app got a slight visual upgrade — did you notice the changes? They're almost infinitesimally tiny, but has your experience changed positively, negatively, or not at all? Let's check it out ~~~

Before After

Spot[ify] the Differences

Spot[ify] the Differences

Spot[ify] the Differences

Spot[ify] the Differences

  1. Additional white space between song titles and sections
  2. Faded-out iconography in the sidebar to minimize distractions
  3. Rearranged CTAs for song forwarding, volume bar, play modes
  4. Larger CTAs for song navigation
  5. Larger imagery for the "currently playing" sections
  6. More prominent search bar
  7. Hidden volume and song forwarding handles (until mouseover)
  8. Clearer "now playing" signifiers

(The advertisement should be disregarded since these screenshots were admittedly taken of two differently-tiered accounts.)

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