How to Get Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3 Music

Updated by Adam Gorden on Oct 21, 2022 3:35 PM.

Spotify is the pioneer in the music streaming space, and it's arguably the best known. For bringing better listening service to its users, Spotify is coming to the smartwatches. Previously, only Apple and Samsung feature Spotify integration with their smartwatches like Apple Watch and Galaxy Watch. However, now Garmin is integrating the popular music streaming service with compatible Garmin Watch. Here's all you want to know on how to get Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4 or 3 Music even offline.

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Part 1. Can You Play Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 3/4?
Part 2. How to Use Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3 Music
Part 3. Alternative Way to Play Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 3/4

Part 1. Can You Play Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 3/4?

Now that Spotify supports working on a whole host of Garmin watches, you can sync playlists directly to your watch and access them through the Spotify app on your watch using Bluetooth headphones. What's more, you can download playlists, albums, tracks, and podcasts to your Garmin watch for offline listening. By far most notably, you can use Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4 or 3 Music but only if you are a Premium subscriber.

Part 2. How to Get Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3 Music

Garmin Vivoactive supports the streaming of Spotify, but the feature is only available for those Spotify Premium subscribers. Follow the below steps to install Spotify to Garmin Vivoactive. Then you can use Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive and download offline Spotify songs.

How to Set up Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3

Step 1. Power on Garmin Vivoactive 4 and swipe screen on the watch to the Music Widget.

Step 2. Press and hold the bottom right button to select Music Providers.

Step 3. Select Spotify and go to open the Garmin Connect app on your phone.

Step 4. Enter your Spotify login details and select Log In to log into your Premium account.

Step 5. Tap Agree to agree to the terms and go back to your watch to tap Get Started.

How to Download Spotify Music on Garmin Vivoactive

Step 1. Open Spotify on your Garmin Vivoactive watch.

Step 2. Tap Your Library and then Add music & podcasts.

Step 3. Tap Add to download. After that, you can tap Update Downloads under Your Library to refresh your downloaded playlist and podcasts.

Part 3. Alternative Way to Access Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3 Music

Except for getting a Spotify playlist with Premium subscription, you can also use a third-party tool to extract music from Spotify. ViWizard Spotify Music Converter is a professional streaming music downloader for all Spotify users. It can download songs from Spotify to common audio formats like MP3 and AAC with lossless audio quality and complete ID3 tags. Then you can transfer Spotify songs your Garmin Vivoactive watch for listening anytime. Read on how to download music from Spotify by using ViWizard Spotify Music Converter.

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Key Features of ViWizard Spotify Music Downloader

  • Download Spotify tracks, artists, albums, and playlists for free
  • Convert Spotify contents to MP3, AAC, M4A, M4B, FLAC, WAV
  • Save Spotify music with the original audio quality and ID3 tags
  • Work at 5× faster speed and organize output music by artists
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Step 1Import Spotify Playlist to ViWizard

Open ViWizard Spotify Music Converter and it will automatically load the Spotify app. Then you need to log into your Spotify account and navigate to your music library. Next, you need to drag and drop your desired Spotify music tracks or playlists to the interface of ViWizard software. Or you could copy and paste the link of the music into the search bar of the converter.

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Step 2Edit the Output Audio Parameters

Now you need to set the output audio parameters for Spotify. Go to click the top menu and select the Preferences option. There are six audio formats, including MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, and M4B for you to choose from. Also, you could adjust the bit rate, sample rate, and channel. Remember to save the settings by clicking the OK button.

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Step 3Start to Download Music from Spotify

Once you've done all of the setting, you can click the Convert button to begin to download Spotify songs or playlists. Wait for a while, and ViWizard software will save Spotify music tracks to your computer. Finally, you can upload the downloaded Spotify music files to your smartwatches and get Spotify offline on the watch.

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Step 4Get Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4/3

Connect your Garmin Vivoactive watch to your computer by using a USB cable. On your computer, open the Garmin Express app to select Music. In the My Music or iTunes Library list, select an audio files category like songs or playlists. Simply select the checkboxes for the audio files, and select Send to Device.

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Now you can listen to Spotify on Garmin Vivoactive 4 or 3 Music when you're a place with poor network. If you have a Premium account, then you can download Spotify songs on your watch directly. Or you can use ViWizard Spotify Music Converter for saving Spotify songs to your watch. In addition, you can also use these converted Spotify songs to other places as you like.

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