If you happen to put on an Apple Watch and you are a Spotify Premium subscriber, the function that you’ve got lengthy been ready for is lastly right here. That is proper, you may lastly obtain playlists, albums and podcasts from Spotify onto your Apple Look ahead to offline listening. Spotify introduced the function in late Might, and it is slowly been tricking it out to Apple Watch working the newest watchOS.
This can be a enormous deal as a result of for years, you have been solely capable of obtain music onto your Apple Look ahead to offline listening for those who have been an Apple Music subscriber. It was an incredible promoting level for runners, for instance, as a result of it allowed them to go away their iPhone at dwelling and nonetheless take heed to music through their Apple Watch and wi-fi earbuds. (If you happen to subscribe to Deezer, you additionally lately gained the power to obtain music to your Apple Watch.)
Beforehand, the Spotify app in your Apple Watch had been extremely restricted, permitting you to play/pause, swap songs and alter the quantity of tracks taking part in in your iPhone. However with out your iPhone close by and tethered to your Apple Watch, it was mainly ineffective. Fortunately that is altering.
Spotify did make a small enchancment for Apple Watch wearers final November. It rolled out an replace that allow them stream music from the Apple Watch with out having their iPhone close by as long as their Apple Watch was linked to Wi-Fi or LTE (the latter that means they wanted a mobile mannequin). Sadly, since most individuals personal the extra inexpensive Wi-Fi-only Apple Watch, this did not drastically change their expertise.
Can I obtain Spotify Music to my Apple Watch?
The reply is sure, however there are two caveats. First, it is advisable to be a Spotify Premium subscriber (that means you need to be a paying subscriber). And secondly, you have to to have an Apple Watch that is working watchOS 6.0 or later, that means older Apple Watch fashions just like the Sequence 2 and Sequence 1 will not get this means. Lastly, it is advisable to have the newest up to date Spotify app in your Apple Watch.
Tips on how to obtain Spotify songs, albums and playlists to your Apple Watch
Downloading Spotify music onto your Apple for offline listening could be very easy — and it may be performed both in your iPhone or your Apple Watch. Earlier than beginning, be sure that your Apple Watch or iPhone is linked to Wi-Fi or LTE.
We advocate downloading when your Apple Watch is linked to Wi-Fi, in any other case it should depend on your iPhone’s LTE connection, which is clearly going to empty knowledge.
- Open the Spotify app in your Apple Watch.
- Discover the music and podcasts you wish to obtain.
- Choose the playlist, album or podcast and press the three dots (…) and select “Obtain to Apple Watch.”
- As soon as playlists, albums, or podcasts in your library are downloaded, you’ll see a little bit inexperienced arrow subsequent to their names.
- Join your headphones and begin listening.
Please word that Spotify is updating its app and rolling out this function as we communicate. So for those who go to your music and do not see the “Obtain to Apple Watch” choice simply but — don’t fret. Give it a day or two and ensure your Apple Watch and iPhone are working the newest working programs.