What Is Snapchat Plus? Is It Worth Trying?

Jane Zhou updated on Feb 28, 2024 | Home > Glossary and Terms

Snapchat is one of the most popular social media applications for users worldwide. Recently, it launched a new service called Snapchat Plus, and many users know little about it. Given that, this post comes in handy. Here, we will show you everything about Snapchat Plus. Without further ado, let's get started! 

What Is Snapchat Plus?

Actually, Snpachat Plus, also called Snapchat+, is a modified version of the popular social media platform Snapchat. This enhanced version offers users a variety of additional features and customization options that are not available on the standard Snapchat app.

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According to its official statement: "As a Snapchat+ subscriber, you can get exclusive, experimental, and pre-release features! These features enhance and customize your Snapchat experience, enabling you to dive deeper into the parts of the app you use the most. Plus, you can peep cool new features before anyone else!"

With Snapchat Plus, users have the ability to save snaps without the sender being notified, providing a level of privacy and control over their interactions. Also, it offers many other features, including but not limited to pinning a friend as a BFF, a story to rewatch, and many more. For other additional features, you can keep reading below.

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Main Features About Snapchat+

As we mentioned before, Snapchat Plus provides a lot of exclusive features for its subscribers. So, in the following, we will talk about the key features in detail:

🎉1. Pin as #1 Best Friend

As the name indicates, you can pin a friend to the top of your chat window, even if they are not your BFF on Snapchat. But, you need to keep in mind that you can only pin one #1 Best Friend at a time.

Once you pinned your friend, you don't need to worry about upsetting your other friends, as only you can view this pin.

Read also: What is the Snapchat Green Dot

🎉2. Custom App Themes

Another one is that you can flexibly customize the color, badge, and appearance of different parts of the Snapchat application. For instance, the Snapchatter always has the standard white ghost on a yellow background app icon. If you are a Snapchat+ subscriber, you can select from nearly 40 icons as you like.

🎉3. Friend Solar System

For a Snapchat+ subscriber, you can see a "Best Friends" badge with a gold ring around it on someone's Friendship Profile. By tapping on the badge, you can know which planet you are in their Solar System, and each planet represents a different position in their Best Friends.

Here, the Best Friends means you are one of each other's eight closest friends, and Friends means you are one of their eight closest friends. However, they are not one of yours.

Apart from the features discussed above, it also offers the following ones:

  • Post View Emojis
  • Story Timer
  • Custom Notification Sounds
  • Story Boost
  • ...

How to Subscribe to Snapchat Plus

If you want to be a subscriber of Snapchat Plus, you can check the below steps:

  • Open the Snapchat application
  • Tap the Profile button in the top left and hit the Snapchat+ banner
  • Then, select the plans you want to sign up

The Bottom Line

Now, you must have a better understanding of the Snapchat Plus. And you can share this guide with others in need!


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Updated by Jane Zhou

Jane is an experienced editor for EaseUS focused on tech blog writing. Familiar with all kinds of video editing and screen recording software on the market, she specializes in composing posts about recording and editing videos. All the topics she chooses

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