Apple Watch is a reliable wearable gadget to get your app notifications and activities without grabbing your phone. Everything you need is right on your wrist. You can check messages, track your fitness activities, make calls, and more using your Apple smart watch.
Now, you can use your Apple Watch to listen to songs with the Spotify music streaming app. Spotify has more than 70 million songs, not to mention 4 billion playlists and 2.2 million podcasts available for streaming both online and offline. With all these contents right on your wrist, you can do any activity while listening to your tunes all day long.
Download Music and Use Spotify App Offline Playback Feature on Apple Watch
There is more for Spotify and Apple Watch! Even without an active Internet network connection, you can still listen offline through your Spotify app. Now, you can download any podcast, songs, playlist, or album that you want for offline listening. Even if you don’t have your phone with you, it is easy to navigate through your favorite tracks with just a swipe on your wrist.
Before Spotify’s offline feature, users can only use their Apple Watch as a remote when playing music on their Spotify app from a mobile phone. With the offline playback feature, you can enjoy your Spotify app in its full capacity on your smartwatch. You can also add or remove songs or playlists from the app through your iPhone and sync it later with your Apple Watch.
The offline downloads feature of the Spotify app is compatible with Apple Watch Series 3 or above. You can your upgrade your Apple device to WatchOS. 6.0 or later. However, Spotify recommends upgrading to WatchOS 7.1 and above to take the full benefit of the new functionality.
Setting Up Your Spotify Apple Watch App to Listen Offline Songs & Podcasts
It only takes a few steps to start listening to your Spotify music offline on your Apple Watch. Make sure you already have a Spotify Premium subscription.
- First, launch the Spotify music streaming app on your phone.
- Look for the song or podcast that you want to listen to on your Apple Watch.
- Tap the three dots next to it.
- Select Download to Apple Watch.
- After downloading, you can connect your headphones to your Apple Watch via Bluetooth and start listening.
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