Samsung has cooperated with Tidal to offer high-quality Tidal music tracks to its Smart TVs. That is to say, the Tidal Samsung TV app is available now. Thus, users can listen to plenty of Tidal music on Samsung TV directly.
How to use Tidal on Samsung Smart TV? In this article, we are going to introduce two practical ways to help you. Here you can learn how to play Tidal on Samsung TV step-by-step as below. Now, let's get started.
Method 1. Play Tidal on Samsung Smart TV by Tidal App
Since there is Tidal app in Samsung TV, then we could directly listen to music from Tidal on Samsung TV with the Tidal app. Now, let's see how to get Tidal for Samsung TV and play Tidal music on Samsung TV.
Step 1. Please make sure your Samsung TV is 2017 or newer models.
Step 2. Go to the Samsung Apps from your TV's home screen.
Step 3. Search for 'TIDAL' on the Samsung Apps. Then hit on it to download, install and open the Tidal app on Samsung TV.
Step 4. Go ahead to link.tidal.com on your mobile device or computer.
Step 5. Log in with your Tidal account and you will see a code showed on your Samsung TV.
Step 6. Enter the code on your device and connect Samsung TV to your account.
Step 7. At last, you can directly play Tidal on Samsung TV.
Method 2. Play Tidal on Samsung Smart TV via USB Flash Drive
As for Method 1, it is the easiest way to play Tidal on Samsung TV via Tidal app on Samsung TV. However, sometimes you will meet some issue like failed to playback, etc.
But please don't worry. Here comes to Method 2. It is to play Tidal on Samsung Smart TV via USB flash drive. Since Samsung Smart TV has a USB port, which can play media files from the USB stick. Thus, here we just need to save Tidal music to USB drive. Then listen to Tidal music on Samsung TV via USB flash drive without Tidal app.
To keep Tidal tracks on the USB stick, you need a DRmare Tidal Music Converter. It can convert Tidal music as local files and save them as plain audio formats. It supports to convert Tidal to FLAC, MP3, M4A and more. And you can define the format to Samsung TV supported format so that you can use Tidal on Samsung TV with ease.
DRmare Tidal Music Converter
Now let's see the detailed steps to get Tidal for Samsung TV and play Tidal on Samsung Smart TV.
- Step 1Import Tidal songs to DRmare
Install DRmare Tidal Music Converter and open it on your computer. When you see the Tidal program showed, then please go to it and choose the Tidal songs for conversion. You just need to copy the tracks' URL and paste them to the search bar of DRmare one-by-one. And then, click '+' button to load the tracks.
- Step 2Define Tidal output format for Samsung TV
- As Samsung Smart TV supports MP3 and AAC audio format, then you can select one of them as the output format you like. To make it, please find the menu icon on the top-right corner of DRmare. Then choose 'Preferences' from the list. Next, press on 'Convert' option. And then, you can choose the right format for Samsung TV from the setting window. Besides, you can redefine the bit rate, channel, sample rate, etc. to get better audio quality.
- Step 3Download music from Tidal for Samsung TV
- Touch on 'Convert' to launch the conversion process. Then you will see the tracks are converting in the window. Once finished conversion, you can hit the 'Converted' button to check the downloaded Tidal music files on your computer.
- Step 4Play Tidal on Samsung TV by USB flash drive
Here you can move downloaded Tidal songs to USB drive from your computer first. Then let's move on how to play Tidal on Samsung Smart TV with USB flash drive in details.
Step 1. Insert the USB flash drive into the USB port of your Samsung Smart TV.
Step 2. Press the 'Home' button on the remote. Then choose and click 'Source' option > 'USB device' on Samsung TV screen.
Step 3. Choose Tidal audio files you like to play on Samsung TV.
Step 4. Touch on the 'Enter' button. Then you can control Tidal music playback on Samsung TV via the control panel.
Part 3. The Verdict
Both two methods we mentioned above can help you play Tidal on Samsung TV. You can choose one you like.
But here we need to say that using DRmare Tidal Music Converter is the better way. It can not only get Tidal for Samsung TV but also other platforms and devices. Then you can enjoy Tidal music freely anytime and anywhere.