Spotify’s up to date Put on OS app is releasing “over the approaching weeks,” Spotify has announced, and it’ll assist offline playback on smartwatches working Put on OS 2.0 and up. The brand new performance was announced in May alongside the information of Google’s collaboration with Samsung on the next-generation of the wearable working system, Put on OS 3.
The truth that offline downloads can be obtainable on Put on OS 2 implies that it’s not unique to imminent Put on OS 3 watches like Samsung’s just lately introduced Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. Spotify says it ought to work on watches from the likes of Fossil, Mobvoi, and Suunto. In the meantime Google’s new YouTube Music Put on OS app, which additionally helps offline listening, is exclusive to Wear OS 3.
Much like Spotify’s offline listening on the Apple Watch, which launched in May, you’ll want a Premium subscription to make use of the characteristic. Spotify says you’ll be capable to obtain music or podcasts by hitting the “Obtain to look at” button within the Put on OS app. A small inexperienced arrow will seem subsequent to a playlist, album, or podcast as soon as it’s obtainable for listening offline. Free customers will be capable to obtain podcasts on to the look ahead to offline playback, however on the subject of music they’ll must stream in shuffle mode over Wi-Fi or mobile.