Discord Nitro is a paid membership on Discord, which comes with global access to custom emojis from all the servers you are a part of, Nitro stickers, a custom Discord number tag, animated avatars, server enhancements, etc. It costs $9.99/month and $99.99/year.
Discord Nitro Classic is the small version of Nitro, with less benefits:
- More Emoji Power: Use your favorite Emoji anywhere and make them animated. (You need the permission "use external emojis" on servers!)
- Personalized Profile: Personalize your profile with an animated and custom tag. (The tag will be randomized after subscription if you changed it.)
- Support Your Server: Get 30% off server Boosts. (You only pay $3.49 instead of $4.99 for additional server boosters.)
- Rep Your Status: Custom profile badge to show off your Nitro Status. (The Nitro Badge shows the subscription start date and disappears as soon as you no longer have a subscription.)
- Bigger Uploads: Upload what you want with increased 50MB upload size. (Normal 8MB)
- HD Video: Better video resolution for all you streams (1080p / 60fps).
Discord Nitro is the other version of Nitro, with more benefits:
- All the above advantages from Nitro Classic and...
- Support Your Server: Get 2 Server Boosts and 30% off extra Boosts. (You only pay $3.49 instead of $4.99 for additional server boosters.)
- Bigger Uploads: Upload what you want with increased 100MB upload size. (Normal 8MB)
- HD Video: Better video resolution for all you streams (4k 60fps).
- Longer Messages: Say what's on you mind with an increased character count. (2,000 -> 4,000)
- More Server: Double the number of servers you can join up to 200.
- Style your Profile: Express yourself with an animated avatar, profile banner, and custom tag.
- Multiple Avatars: Be who you want and use a different avatar in each of your servers.[note 1]
There are several ways to obtain Nitro or Nitro Classic.
Nitro, as well as Nitro Classic, can be obtained by buying it.
It is possible to get Nitro through a Discord Gift link. To do so, click Accept. There will be a confirmation window. Click Accept and you will get Nitro / Nitro Classic. Please note that discord.gift links can be only used once, and they expire after 48 hours.
Discord Snowsgiving 2018
At the end of 2018, Discord Snowsgiving happened. Every Hypesquad member got a free month of Discord Nitro, and they could share their Nitro to everyone with a Discord account. However the codes have been redeemed, and no longer can be used.
- There is a test card "4242 4242 4242 4242". Attempting to purchase Nitro with it will cause this warning: "Your card was declined. Your request was in live mode, but used a known test card."
- This benefit is currently in beta and is only available to certain users.