One of the key features of Spotify Premium is the ability to download albums and playlists for offline listening. Downloading tracks for offline play is essential for travel without WiFi to listen to your music, especially if you’re going on a long flight or road trip. Since, nowadays, most people prefer listening to music in smartphones or on car stereo when driving, it is also necessary to save Spotify Music to an SD card to save room on your device.
Spotify offers both an ad-supported free version and a premium subscription (US$9.99 monthly) with unlimited streaming of its 30 million-plus songs. However, audiences on Spotify Free accounts will run into trouble if they’re not connected to the Internet. They can’t download/save songs to local computer or play it on their music player, not to mention saving Spotify music to an SD card. With Spotify Premium, although Spotify allows you to sync songs to a recognized SD card, for some reasons it downloads to the Internal Storage instead of external SD card.
How to stop the above annoying things in order to save Spotify music to external SD card for listening to music in smartphones or on your car stereo? You're lucky here. In the following guide, we will share you with an efficient way to download and save Spotify music into external SD card whether you are Spotify paid or free user.
Sidify Music Converter for Spotify ( For Windows | For Mac ) is the best Spotify Music Downloader to download music or playlist from Spotify to plain MP3, AAC, FLAC or WAV format with great quality. It is specifically designed for music lovers. You can easily drag & drop a Spotify link from Spotify to Sidify for importing and downloading. Besides, Sidify Music Converter can preserve Artwork and all metadata (including title, artist, album, year, track number and genre ) after conversion.
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In the following guide, we would convert Spotify music to plain MP3 format with Windows version of Sidify Music Converter as an example.
Step 1. Import Music from Spotify to Sidify: Launch the Sidify program and Spotify will be opened automatically. Then click" " icon or "Click here to add Audio" to import Spotify music.
Step 2. Drag & drop a song link or Playlist link from Spotify to Sidify Music converter.
Step 3. Once added the music successfully, you can click setting button to change the basic parameters (Including Output format, Output quality and Conversion Mode, etc). Here you can choose format as MP3, AAC, FLAC or WAV and adjust output quality up to 320 kbps.
Tips: If you need to store the output audio into Artist/ Album folders automatically, please check the box of the "Keep output folder organized". Otherwise, all of your music would be converted into one folder.
Step 3. Click "Convert" button to remove DRM and download Spotify music to plain format without loss of any quality.
Step 4. After conversion, you can click button to easily find the downloaded MP3/AAC/FLAC/WAV file in the top right corner.
Now, all of Spotify music are downloaded into a plain format file and you can transfer your favorite Spotify music into a SD card.
1. Insert the SD card into your computer's card reader.
2. Open "Computer/My Computer/This PC" on Windows computer;
3. Double-click on your SD card in the list of drives.
4. Drag and drop Spotify music files into and out of the SD card.
5. Now, you can listen to Spotify music on any smartphone and car players via SD card.
Tips: If your computer does not have an SD card adapter slot, you must purchase an external SD card adapter that connects via USB or Insert your micro SD card into your cellular phone's SD card slot and hook up the phone to your computer via a USB cable. Be aware of the amount of data your SD card can hold. This prevents complications during the transfer.
Note: The free trial version of Sidify music converter only enable you to convert 10 songs for sample testing. But now, you can buy the full version of Sidify to unclock the free-trial restrictions at only $39.95.