What features are included in Pocket Premium?

Introduction 

Pocket is a free service that makes it easy to discover and save great content from the web so you can return to it later – on any device, at any time.  

In addition to our free experience, Pocket Premium is a worthwhile upgrade that adds powerful features and functionality to help you do more with the content you save. Think easier organization, unlimited highlighting, a permanent library, and much more.

Pocket Premium is a subscription, and you can subscribe to Monthly and Yearly plans. You can cancel anytime, and save money by choosing a yearly plan! 

Continue reading to learn more about Pocket Premium and descriptions of each Premium feature.

Feature
Premium
Free
Save unlimited articles, videos, and other web pages
Sync your articles automatically across iOS, Android, your computer, and Kobo e-readers
Add Tags to organize and keep track of your saved items
Save from hundreds of apps including Twitter, Flipboard, and more
Save from your favorite browsers including Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Edge and more
Listen to your saved articles with our text-to-speech feature
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See no sponsored content in Pocket's app, website or in Pocket Hits emails
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Access complete article search and more advanced search options with Full-Text Search
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Tag and organize your saves faster with Suggested Tags
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Access unlimited text highlighting to engage more deeply with saved text (iOS, Android, and Web)
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Create forever copies of your saved articles with Permanent Library so you can always return to them        √

Make Pocket your own with custom reading layouts and 8 additional font options
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More about Pocket Premium features

Ad-Free Experience

Displaying sponsored content is one way that Pocket can earn revenue and sustain ourselves while offering Pocket for free. By upgrading to Pocket Premium, you are helping Pocket’s efforts more directly, and therefore you won’t see any sponsored posts or ads in Pocket or Pocket Hits newsletters. We're grateful for your support!

Learn more about Sponsored Content in Pocket

Full-Text Search

Pocket Premium subscribers gain access to Pocket’s powerful and extensive search that helps you find your saved content any way you like across your entire Pocket account. You can search by article text, topics, tags, authors, and more, making it easy to quickly find anything in your list.

Additional features include:

  • Recent Searches, so you can quickly return to a previous search 
  • Search for a single Tag, or multiple Tags at once
  • Advanced search operators to help you craft and refine your search
  • Search All Items (both My List and Archive) simultaneously

Learn more with our complete guide to Full-Text Search

Unlimited Highlighting 

Highlighting while reading has enormous benefits. It helps you engage more deeply the text, comprehend dense subjects, and easily revisit to key passages in the future. While the free version limits users to 3 highlights per article, Premium removes this limit. 

You can create highlights in Pocket for Android, iOS and Web. Highlighting is available in Article View.

Learn more about Highlighting

Permanent Library

While you’re subscribed to Pocket Premium, the articles and webpages you save will be automatically copied into your Permanent Library. Therefore, even if content you’ve saved  changes or is deleted from the Web, you’ll still be able to access it in Pocket.

Learn how to utilize your Permanent Library

Suggested Tags

With Suggested Tags, you no longer need to type, remember, or search for tags you’ve already used. When tagging an item, a list of suggested tags from your account are shown and can be added with a single tap or click.

The more you use tags, the smarter and more personalized the suggestions will become.

Learn more about Suggested Tags

Customize Your Reading Experience

Users on iOS, Android, and Web can fully customize their reading experience with adjustable text layout options, and 8 additional premium font options. 

Learn more about customizing your reading experience and see the Premium font options

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