Smartwatches have indulged in our life as an even better option than a smartphone. The nicest part is that it gives a hands-free experience with all the notifications about calls and messages at the wrist. With all the health-tracking and fitness-tracking features, smartwatches have surely become the most reliable and comfortable wearable available.
On the other hand, music is a means of entertainment for everyone and people usually like to accompany almost every task they do, with music. The tasks may be exercise, gym, walking, running, cooking, etc.. A blend of both smartwatch technology and music arena is surely icing on the cake. This support is provided by the Spotify app.
Not all smartwatches have the credibility to install Spotify on their device. The ones that include it are from the brand Samsung, Garmin followed by Fossil and Apple. But, not all devices from these manufacturers support Spotify.
6 Best Smartwatches with Spotify App
Below is the list of six best smartwatches that can run the Spotify app without error.
|1.||Garmin Fenix 5 Plus||$695|
|2.||Samsung Galaxy Watch||$330|
|3.||Apple Watch Series 4||$349|
|4.||Garmin Vivoactive 3||$224|
|5.||Fossil Sport Smartwatch||$255|
|6.||Samsung Gear S3||$250|
1# Garmin Fenix 5 Plus smartwatch
With all the latest and newest technology blended in Garmin Fenix 5 plus smartwatches, the inclusion of the Spotify app is one of the best. Spotify can be downloaded from Garmin’s Connect IQ store, allowing users to download playlists for offline listening.
Now you don’t have to carry your phone around to listen to songs, with this premium watch you can load playlists and podcasts and play, skip, shuffle and pump up the volume by tapping the buttons on the watch. If you have subscribed to premium Spotify them it can be set pretty easily, and it works flawlessly without a break when paired with Bluetooth headphones.
- Display: 1.2inch, 240 X 240 pixels,
- Waterproof up to 10ATM,
- GPS, NFC, BlueTooth,
- Price: $695
2# Samsung Galaxy Watch
Spotify works perfectly awesome in the Samsung Galaxy Watch but doesn’t come pre-installed in it. You need to install the Spotify app from the Galaxy store through your smartphone(your watch should be connected to the phone) and then you are ready to kick start your music journey hands-free.
Apart from playing, pausing, changing tracks you can download tracks, hook up directly to a wireless speaker, and save new finds to your Spotify account. Numerous songs can be downloaded and heard offline by simply setting the device to offline mode.
- Display: 1.3 inch AMOLED, 360X360 pixels,
- 5 ATM waterproof,
- NFC, GPS, Bluetooth,
- Price: $330
3# Apple Watch Series 4
Apple has been the trend setter for ages, and it has now provided support for the Spotify app to provide an excellent experience for music lovers. However, Spotify needs to be downloaded from the “Available Apps” section in your Apple watch.
You can then play songs as per your wish and can also ping it to Spotify connect devices like your smartphone, Amazon Echo or Sonos speaker.
Nevertheless, there are some features that are not yet included in the smartwatch and they are 4G streaming and offline backup. We hope Apple soon makes way for these features too.
- Display: 1.78 inch LTPS OLED, 448 X 368 pixels,
- NFC, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi,
- 50 meters water resistant,
- Price: $349
4# Garmin Vivoactive 3
Garmin Vivoactive 3 is completely dedicated to keeping you active throughout the day with the inclusion of more than 15 sports apps and provides fitness monitoring, stress tracking in a very unique customizable way. To pair your exercise regime with an entertainment factor, you can download Spotify and listen to songs on-the-go, without using your phone.
The Vivoactive 3 is the least expensive watch of the Garmin series that has amalgamated Spotify. The download and installation are pretty easy, just as other apps like Facebook, Strava, or any other third-party apps. Once downloaded from the phone’s Garmin Connect Mobile app, you need to configure it and authorize your smartwatch as a device on your Spotify account. Premium users can download up to 500 songs and listen to them while offline.
- Display: 1.2 inch, 240 X 240 pixels,
- Waterproof and swim-proof,
- GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth,
- Price: $224
5# Fossil Sport Smartwatch
Fossil is constantly building its customer base by introducing the newest technology blended in Wear OS and Fossil Sport is indeed a watch close to perfection. With all the latest features, it also acknowledges Spotify.
In fact, Spotify comes pre-installed in the smartwatch allowing you to access recently played songs, browse through playlists, and control music straight from your wrist. It serves as a stylish companion for a fitness freak and music lover.
- Display: 1.19/1.29 inch, 390 X 390 pixels,
- 5ATM Water-resistant,
- GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth,
- Price: $255.
6# Samsung Gear S3
Samsung Gear S3 that features Tizen OS had only faced criticism because of the lack of apps, but after infusing Spotify it is surely soaring high. Once the Spotify app is installed the user can browse their entire Spotify library which includes playlists, new releases, charts, etc..
The app has two modes –Remote mode and Stream mode. In the remote mode, all the control is accessed via the connected Android device whereasstream mode directs audio through the watch either with connected speaker or headphones. The app can be downloaded irrespective of the connected smartphone you are using.
- Display: 1.3 inch, 360 X 360 pixels,
- GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi, NFC,
- IP68 waterproof,
- Price: $250