Spotify for Apple Watch Gains Offline Playback
May 24, 2021, 9:34 AM by Rich Brome
Spotify has started rolling out a major update for its Apple Watch app. The new version has the ability to download playlists, albums, or podcasts to the watch itself, allowing them to be played back when no cellular or Wi-Fi connection is available, or when using your Wi-Fi-only Apple Watch out and about without your phone. The feature requires a Spotify Premium subscription. Downloads are initiated from the phone app, but a new Downloads section of the watch app lets you see what's available for offline listening.
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