How to Listen to Apple Music on Nvidia Shield TV

Posted by Adam Gorden on Sep 8, 2021 10:25 AM.

Q: When will Apple Music be available to Android TV devices? The Nvidia Shield TV has ATMOS capabilities. So I want to know if I can use Apple Music on the Shield.

In 2021, The Nvidia Shield TV is still one of the best Android TV boxes included in most top TV box lists. As a full-featured streaming box, Nvidia Shield TV runs on the latest Android TV software, supports Google Assistant and 4K Chromecast, as well as almost all the features you will need. As for the feature for audio, Nvidia Shield TV supports Dolby Audio including Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos. This year, Apple Music announces that Apple Music lossless and Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos will cover the whole library of Apple Music. That definitely raises the interest of Apple Music users who has an Nvidia Shield TV. Can I play Apple Music on Nvidia Shield TV? They asked.

Unfortunately, until now, there is no sign showing Apple Music's plan to work with Nvidia Shield TV. So you still can not find an Apple Music app for Nvidia Shield TV from the Google Play store. If you are determined to find a way to stream Apple Music on Nvidia Shield TV, just keep reading. You will find the best one from this post.

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Can I Transfer Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV
How to Upload Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV

Can I Transfer Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV

There is still no Apple Music app for Nvidia Shield TV. But you can transfer audio files to Nvidia Shield TV for playing. Why not add Apple Music playlist files to Nvidia Shield TV from a computer or phone? The key to this issue is the format of Apple Music songs. They are protected in M4P format.

What audio formats does Nvidia Shield TV support? Nvidia Shield TV is available to AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, FLAC, WAVE, AMR, OGG Vorbis, PCM, Digital Plus, WMA, WMA-Pro, WMA-Lossless, Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD (pass-through), DTS-X (pass-through), and DTS-HD (pass-through). That is to say, if you want to add Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV, the necessary step is to transfer the format of Apple Music to one of the formats above. But how to do it?

Here comes a professional and powerful Apple Music converter - ViWizard Apple Music Converter, which covers a catalog of useful features for converting Apple Music, iTunes songs, and Audible audiobooks. The output audio formats of this audio converter include MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC, WAV, and other common formats. These audios will be converted with all ID3 tags kept and saved in high quality. So do not worry that your music will be retorted by the conversion. Besides, ViWizard supports converting any type of audio format including those not so widely supported formats.

Mounted with the special design of ViWizard Audio Converter, the converting speed of ViWizard Audio Converter could be accelerated up to 30X faster with high output quality retained, and you will get no quality loss in the case of audible AA or AAX audiobooks. Now you can follow the 3 steps below to learn how to convert Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV.

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Features of ViWizard Apple Music Converter:

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Step 1 Launch ViWizard and Add Apple Music

Launch your ViWizard Audio Converter and then click the second + button to import downloaded songs from the Apple Music library. Or you can simply drag and drop the audio tracks from the Apple Music folder to the ViWizard interface.

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Step 2 Set Output Format

Once completed loading, you can click the Format button and choose the output format among MP3, AAC, or FLAC, which are supported by ViWizard and Nvidia Shield TV at the same time.

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Step 3 Convert Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV

With format selecting done, tap the Convert button and ViWizard will start the conversion process for you. When it is done, you can see all your converted songs by clicking the Converted button.

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How to Upload Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV

You can also find the converted Apple Music files in the default folder of ViWizard. You can check that at the interface of this converter. Then you can use a USB or Google Play Music to import the music in this folder to Nvidia Shield TV.

On USB: Connect USB with your computer and copy the converted Apple Music files to USB folder. Then insert USB drive to Nvidia Shield TV. You can then install a VLC on Nvidia Shield TV to play Apple Music songs.

On Google Play Music: Another way to move Apple Music to Nvidia Shield TV is to apply for Google Play Music. First, you need to connect devices to a stable WiFi connection. Install Google Play Music on the computer and Nvidia Shield TV. Then transfer Apple Music to Google Play Music. Launch Google Play Music app on Nvidia Shield and sync those Apple Music songs.

The Final Thoughts

This is all about how to play Apple Music on Nvidia Shield TV. Why not download the free trial ViWizard Audio Converter to have a try now!

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