"Can you download music from Spotify to iPhone for free?" Now, you can use Spotify on both Android and iOS devices. So, if you use an iPhone 7/8/X/11/12/13/14, you can listen to millions of songs from Spotify. Yet, to download Spotify music to iPhone, it requires a Spotify Premium account.
If you don't subscribe to Spotify Premium, you can follow this post to see how to use Spotify on iPhone without premium. Also, we will show you how to download Spotify songs to iPhone with premium and more. Here let's learn more below.
Part 1. How to Download Spotify Songs on iPhone with Premium
If you had subscribed to the Spotify premium membership, you can search to play and skip any song. Also, you can download Spotify playlist on iPhone with ease. Here in this part, let's check how to download songs on Spotify on iPhone with premium.
Note: If you don't have a Spotify premium account, then you can go to Part 2 to get the solution.
Step 1. Open the Spotify app for iPhone and then log in to your premium account.
Step 2. Head to the 'Your Library' section and choose the playlist you like to download. Note that you can't download a single song on Spotify. So, you can create a new Spotify playlist for your favorite songs before downloading.
Step 3. Switch the "Download" button to the right of an album or playlist on the Spotify iPhone app. Then a downward arrow icon indicates the download is complete. Then you can find downloaded Spotify music on iPhone via the Your Library section on the Spotify app.
To use Spotify offline on iPhone, you can turn on the offline mode on Spotify. Also, you can make Spotify as the default music player on your iPhone to play music via Siri with ease.
Tips: As usual, the music quality is set to "Normal" by default. To get the best audio quality, you can also follow the steps.
Step 1. Open the Spotify app on your iPhone.
Step 2. Go to "Your Library" at the bottom of the screen.
Step 3. Click the "Settings" icon and select "Music Quality". Then you will see some options like "Normal", "High", and "Very High". You can change it to "High" or "Very High" to get better music quality.
Part 2. How to Download Spotify Music to iPhone without Premium
Spotify is a great platform to enjoy music when you are lying on the sofa at home or stuck at work in the office. And a Spotify Premium subscription enables you to download any song for offline listening anywhere. This means it won't consume any cellular data of your iPhone. Yet, the premium subscription costs $10.99 every month. This is not bad for any Spotify regular listeners who change their music taste time from time. But if you only stick to some favorite songs, here is another option to download songs from Spotify to iPhone for free.
Section 1. Tool You Need
DRmare Spotify Music Converter is combined with the latest and most advanced audio decryption technology. With it, you can save Spotify songs as local files with lossless quality without a Spotify premium. Also, you can change Spotify output audio format to MP3, M4A and others you want. Besides, it lets you alter the bit rate and sample rate for Spotify music files.
After using it, you can convert and download Spotify to iPhone-supported audio formats. Then you can transfer Spotify local files to iPhone and use Spotify on iPhone without premium offline.
DRmare Spotify Music Conveter for Windows/Mac
- Keep original ID 3 tags and metadata, enhance the bit rate to 320Kbps
- Remove DRM protection from Spotify for free with up to 5X converting speed
- Download Spotify songs to MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, and M4B for iPhone
- Support to play Spotify on iPhone and other devices offline without premium
Section 2. How to Download Music from Spotify to iPhone for Free by DRmare Music Converter
With only a few steps, you will download Spotify songs to iPhone as common audio files like MP3 and M4A. In this way, it will save you a bunch of annual subscription fees as well as ditch any playback issues.
- Step 1Add the Spotify playlist/song link to DRmare tool
- Launch DRmare software and the Spotify app will be launched also. Then drag and drop any playlist, artist, song, or radio to the main screen of DRmare Music Downloader. You can also put the shared link address to the songs in the search bar on DRmare. And then touch the '+' icon to import songs from Spotify to DRmare.
- Step 2Customize output songs for Spotify to iPhone
- MP3 is a universal format while M4A is a default music format from Apple iTunes Store. Both work well with iOS devices such as iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch and are highly recommended. If you'd enjoy the lossless format, you can also choose WAV or FLAC. To alter the format, please click on the top menu icon and then choose "Preferences". It will pop up the window for you to change the format and more parameters.
- Step 3Download Spotify songs for free for iPhone
- At last, you can one-click the "Convert" button to save Spotify files to the "converted folder" section. You can change this folder too if you want. Once it is done, you can find all the local Spotify audio files on your local computer hard drive.
Section 3. How to Use Spotify on iPhone without Premium Offline
Congratulations, you are only 1 step away to enjoy Spotify premium songs offline. Please follow the guide here on how to sync Spotify local files to iPhone from Windows and Mac computers.
Via iTunes (For Windows):
Step 1. Open iTunes on your computer. Then connect your iPhone to the computer via the original charging cable.
Step 2. Head to the top menu bar on iTunes. Touch the 'Account' tab and then sign in with your Apple ID.
Step 3. Click on 'File' > 'Add File to Library/Add Folder to Library' to import Spotify music to iTunes.
Step 4. Once your iPhone is connected to iTunes, you will see the device icon on the top of the iTunes main screen. Then click it to open the device management window.
Step 5. It should show you all the music, video, and book files that can be synced to your iPhone. Now, choose the 'Music' option to locate Spotify songs on iTunes.
Step 6. Then select 'Sync Music' and click 'Apply' to transfer Spotify music to iPhone.
Via Finder (For Mac):
Step 1. Start a Finder window on your Mac computer. Then connect your iPhone to your Mac via a USB cable.
Step 2. When your iPhone shows in the left panel on the Finder interface, then click on it.
Step 3. Click on the 'Music' tab and check the box 'Sync music onto [Device]'.
Step 4. Choose the 'Selected artists, albums, genres, and playlists' option. Then pick up the Spotify songs you like to sync.
Step 5. Touch the 'Apply' button to start to sync Spotify to iPhone.
After syncing, open the Apple Music app on your iPhone. And then hit on the 'Library' section at the bottom bar. Then you will find your recently added Spotify songs and you can listen to Spotify offline on your iPhone.
Part 3. How to Download Music from Spotify to iPhone for Free
Besides using DRmare Music Converter to download Spotify songs to iPhone without premium, you can also try two free Spotify downloader iPhone here. That's to use Telegram and Shortcuts on iPhone.
Telegram is a free tool and it has lots of bots that can help download music on Spotify iPhone. But please note that it can only output MP3 audio format.
Step 1. Go to the Spotify app on your iPhone. Then get the link address to the song that you want to download.
Step 2. Open the Telegram app on your device. Then look for the Telegram Spotify bot and click on the 'Start' button once found it.
Step 3. Put the copied link in the search bar. Then hit on the 'Send' button to start to download songs from Spotify on iPhone.
Step 4. Touch the 'Download' icon to keep Spotify music to your iPhone.
Siri Shortcuts allows you to download Spotify songs to iPhone with ease. But you can only download up to 5 tracks at a time. And only MP3 audio format can be saved with this tool.
Step 1. Get the link to your favorite Spotify album/song in the Spotify app on your iPhone.
Step 2. Open Shortcuts on your iPhone and search for the Spotify album downloader.
Step 3. Paste the copied link in the bar and hit 'OK' to download music from Spotify to iPhone.
Part 4. Comparison Table of Downloading Spotify Music to iPhone with/without Premium
Here you can check the comparison table between download songs from Spotify to iPhone with/without premium below. Then you can choose the right way to download music on Spotify iPhone.
|Supported OS||Supported Input Format||Supported Output Format||Output Audio Quality||Download Speed||Save as Local Files||Price|
|DRmare Spotify Music Converter||Windows/Mac||Spotify playlists and more||WAV/MP3/FLAC/
|Telegram Spotify Downloader||iPhone||Spotify tracks only||MP3||Low||1X||✔||Free|
|Shortcuts Spotify Downloader||iPhone||Spotify soundtracks||MP3||Low||1X||✔||Free|
|Spotify Premium||Windows/Mac/Mobile||Any Spotify content||Ogg Vorbis||High||1X||✖||$10.99/month|
Part 5. How to Fix Spotify on iPhone Not Working
When using Spotify on iPhone, sometimes you may meet issues like Spotify not playing/downloading/working or else. In this case, you can follow the fixes here to resolve the problem.
👉Fix 1. First, you should check your internet connection. You need to make sure that you are using a strong and stable internet on your iOS device. Otherwise, you may face the error and you have to reconnect the internet.
👉Fix 2. You need to restart your iPhone, or other iOS device to fix the issue. Just power off your iOS device and then power it on again. Later, start the Spotify app to check if it can work well.
👉Fix 3. You can try to update and reinstall the Spotify app for iPhone. If you are using an old version of the Spotify app, then please go to the App Store to update it. Or, you can uninstall the current version and then reinstall it with the latest version.
👉Fix 4. You also can clear Spotify cache to make Spotify app on iPhone work smoothly.
👉Fix 5. You can also ask help from Spotify Support Team if you can't fix the issue well.
Part 6. The Verdict
In a word, above are the tips for you on how to download songs on Spotify on iPhone. You can make it with/without Spotify premium and for free. Among them, using DRmare Music Converter would be better. It doesn't require a Spotify premium plan. With it, you can download music from Spotify to iPhone for free with ease. Then you can sync Spotify local files to iPhone from your computer and enjoy Spotify music on iPhone offline.