"Is Tidal Garmin Watch available? I have a Garmin Watch, but I failed to play Tidal music on it. So, I wonder does Garmin Tidal work? If not, is there any fix? Thanks for any help."
In fact, there is no Tidal Garmin app. But no worries. There are still ways to help you get Tidal for Garmin Watch. In this post, we'd like to show two tools to you. With them, you fix the Garmin Tidal app not working issue. Then you can play music from Tidal on Garmin Watch without any limits. Now, let's take a look at it and learn more.
Part 1. How to Get Garmin Tidal Music to Work - Best Tool
We know that there is no Tidal Garmin integration. But don't worry. Garmin Watch allows users to add local music to it for playing. So, we can import local Tidal audio to Garmin Watch for use. Yet, to get the local Tidal music, a third-party tool is needed. That's because Tidal music files are protected. In this case, we can't use Tidal music files on other devices like Garmin Watch in a direct way.
So, here we will introduce the best tool for you. You can use it to get Tidal for Garmin Watch as local files on your computer. Then you can transfer Tidal music to Garmin Watch for playing. This tool is DRmare Tidal Music Converter. It is the best Tidal downloader for Tidal users. It can convert Tidal to MP3, FLAC, AAC, WAV, etc.
What's more, you can set other audio parameters of Tidal music. You can alter the bit rate, sample rate, and so on for a better listening experience on Garmin Watch. And then you can save Tidal audio to your computer after converting. At last, you can put music from Tidal on Garmin Watch for listening. In this way, you can get Garmin Tidal music to work.
DRmare Tidal Music Converter
How to Convert Tidal for Garmin Watch by DRmare Tidal Music Converter
To make Tidal Garmin connect, please get the DRmare Tidal Music Converter on your computer first. Then ensure that your Tidal account is still valid. After that, you could follow the tutorial below to start converting Tidal music for Garmin Watch.
- Step 1Set up DRmare Tidal Music Converter program
- Open the DRmare Tidal Music Converter from your computer's desktop. Then you will see the main window of the DRmare program. Now, you will notice that the Tidal app is shown as well. This lets you to import Tidal music to the DRmare program for converting with ease.
- Step 2Set output format for Tidal Garmin Watch
- To get a better audio quality for Tidal on Garmin Watch, you can alter the audio parameters in DRmare. Click the menu icon on the top right of the DRmare program. Choose 'Preferences' from the drop-down list. Then hit on the 'Convert' option at the new pop-up window. Now, you could define your Tidal output audio format and so on for better listening on Garmin Watch. After then, touch the 'OK' button to save the settings.
- Step 3Load Tidal songs to convert for Garmin Watch
- Here you can find the Tidal music you'd like to convert for playing on Garmin Watch from the Tidal app. When found the music, then click on the '...' icon next to its title. Here you can see some options in the list. And then select 'Copy Track Link' under the 'Share' option from the list. Now, you get the Tidal music track's link. Go on to put the link to the search bar on DRmare and hit on the '+' button. Or drag and drop your favorite Tidal music from the Tidal app and then load it into DRmare.
- Step 4Convert Tidal for Garmin Watch
- Hit on the 'Convert' button at the bottom bar on the DRmare program. The conversion process starts and you can see the conversion process. After a while, Tidal tracks will be converted as local files on your computer. To find the Tidal files, you could click the 'Converted' > 'search' icon. And it will show you the place that saved the converted Tidal song.
Part 2. How to Make Tidal Garmin Connect - Alternative Tool
In this section, there is another tool to help you get Garmin Tidal music to work. That is to use the AudKit Tidal Music Converter. It is quite similar to DRmare Tidal Music Converter. It is also an amazing tool for you to download and convert music from Tidal.
By using this tool, you will get the original quality of Tidal songs. And you can alter the output audio parameters of Tidal on Garmin Watch. It allows you to reset and save Tidal to WAV, AAC, and more plain audio formats. Also, you can change the Tidal music's channel, bit rate and so on if you want. After that, you can link Tidal to Garmin Watch and enjoy Tidal music on Garmin Watch with ease.
How to Use AudKit Tidal Music Converter to Get Tidal Garmin Work
Step 1. Open AudKit Tidal Music Converter once installed it on your computer. Then its main window will appear.
Step 2. Head to the Menu icon at the top bar on the AudKit program. Then from the list, choose the 'Preferences' option. It will then launch the Preferences window. Here you can go on to reset the output sound parameters for the Tidal song. You can alter the sample rate, audio channel and more.
Step 3. Move to the pop-up Tidal music app. And then find the music tracks you like to convert and use on Garmin Watch. Then drag them and drop them into the AudKit tool. Or you can get the Tidal track's link and put it in the search box on the AudKit program. Next, click on the '+' button. Your Tidal songs will be added to AudKit then.
Step 4. Find and touch the 'Convert' button on AudKit. It will then start the conversion process for Tidal Garmin Watch. When it is done, you can get the local Tidal music files via the 'history' icon on AudKit. Then you can go to locate them on your computer by the 'search' icon on each track.
Part 3. How to Play Tidal on Garmin Watch
Now, you had got the local Tidal music files on your computer. Here in this part, you can see how to get Tidal Garmin Watch to work. There are two ways for you to add and use Tidal on Garmin Watch.
Method 1. Get Garmin Tidal Music to Work by Garmin Express App
Step 1. Download and install the Garmin Express app on your computer.
Step 2. Once finishing the installation, select 'Get Started' > 'Add a Device'.
Step 3. Connect your Garmin Watch to your computer via the USB cable.
Step 4. Choose 'Add Device' and log in with your Garmin account.
Step 5. Go to the Garmin Express app. Choose the 'Music' option to find and select the converted Tidal music you like to add to Garmin Watch.
Step 6. Once chosen the music, hit on 'Send to Device' to sync Tidal to Garmin.
After that, connect your headphones with Bluetooth and go to the music controls on your Garmin Watch. Then choose 'My Music' and start to listen to Tidal music on Garmin Watch without any limits.
Method 2. Play Tidal on Garmin Watch via Android File Transfer
Step 1. Download the Android File Transfer software on your Mac computer.
Step 2. Link your Garmin device to your Mac computer through the USB cable.
Step 3. Double-hit the Android Files Transfer software.
Step 4. Copy the converted Tidal audio files to Garmin Watch.
Note: Garmin Express app and Android File Transfer app can't be used at the same time.
Part 4. Best 4 Garmin Watch for Your Choice
In this part, we would like to list the top 4 best Garmin Watch for you to choose from. Please take a look at them and learn more detail. Then choose the suitable one you like.
1. Garmin Forerunner 45 - Best for Beginners
The Garmin Forerunner 45 is designed for beginners who want an easy-to-use but smart watch. It has the built-in GPS, activity tracking, heart-rate monitoring and more features. And the battery will last up to 13 hours in GPS mode and 7 days in smartwatch mode. Also, you can access Garmin Coach training plans along with sports apps for cycling, running and so on. Yet, the lack of interchangeable bands of it is a disappointing point.
2. Garmin Fenix 6 - Best for Adventurers
If you like to get one for adventures, Garmin Fenix 6 should be taken into consideration. It has 10 ATM water resistance plus an underwater wrist-based heart rate. It also has lots of outdoor activity profiles like hiking, snowboarding and more. Moreover, with the DRmare program, you can get Tidal Garmin Fenix work. But it is one of the most expensive Garmin Watch.
3. Garmin Forerunner 245 Music - Best for Music
Garmin Forerunner 245 Music has advanced running features. It also offers a music playback feature. It can store up to 500 songs. And it allows users to load music files to it or get music from Spotify and Deezer. Besides, it has a good battery life. The smartwatch mode can go for 7 days, GPS with music mode lasts 6 hours and GPS without music lasts 24 hours. But it doesn't have the NFC payment and an altimeter.
4. Garmin Venu - Best for Style
Garmin Venu is with a glossy AMOLED display and the screen is punchy. It also has a built-in GPS, more than 20 sports modes, sleep tracking and so on. And its battery life still can up to 5 days though it is with an AMOLED screen. But there is no doubt that it is a tiny and stylish Garmin Watch.
Part 5. FAQs about Tidal Garmin Watch
Q1: Does Garmin Watch Support Tidal?
A: No. Now, there is no Garmin Tidal integration. And there is no Tidal app for Garmin Watch. But you can use the tools shown above to connect Tidal to Garmin Watch. And then you can move the local Tidal music to Garmin Watch for playing offline.
Q2: What Music Apps Are Compatible with Garmin Watch?
A: At this time, only Spotify, Deezer, Amazon Music and iHeartRadio can work with Garmin Watch.
Q3: Do I Have to Carry My Mobile Phone to Listen to Tidal Music on Garmin Watch?
A: No. With DRmare Tidal Music Converter, you can play Tidal on Garmin Watch offline without your phone.
Q4: What Is Garmin Express App?
A: Garmin Express is an app to help manage and control Garmin devices. It can be used for map updates, software updates, syncing Fitness data and more.
In this tutorial, you got tips on how to use Tidal Garmin Watch without any limits. With the Tidal music converter, you can convert and download music from Tidal to the computer as local files. And these tools can keep the original quality of Tidal songs. Then you can add Tidal music to Garmin Watch and listen to Tidal on Garmin Watch offline with better quality. What's more, you can transfer local Tidal music files to more devices and music players for playing.