Q: I've always been a loyal Tidal subscriber being attracted by its HiFi and Master music. Generally, I am used to listening to Tidal songs on my Mac and iOS devices. Recently, I purchased a Galaxy Watch 4 because of its function to stream music on the go. In this case, I would like to know how to get Tidal Galaxy Watch 4 connected?
In fact, Tidal and Samsung Watch have been integrated in order to access music and playlists on the Galaxy Watch directly. If you're also interested in this topic, you've come to the right place. In this article, there are two methods to connect Tidal to Samsung Galaxy Watch. Let's move on.
Part 1. Link Tidal to Galaxy Watch with Tidal Wearable App
Now, Samsung's various wearable devices are becoming compatible with the Tidal app, expanding the convenience of Tidal. It is able to play Tidal from your Galaxy watch via Tidal wearable app officially. However, please note that you will need to sign up for the Tidal Hi-Fi or Hi-Fi Plus subscription plans.
If you don't have a Tidal account, it is highly recommended that you sign up for Tidal through Samsung Watch directly. By doing so, you will automatically get 3 months of Tidal Premium service at no cost to you. And then You can refer to the tutorial below to learn how to hook Galaxy Watch to Tidal.
How to Install Tidal on Samsung Watch
Step 1. Whether you are using an Android phone or iPhone, please launch the Galaxy App Store on it.
Step 2. For Android phone users, search for "Tidal" by clicking on "View More" under "Recommended Watch Apps". For iPhone users, you just need to search for "Tidal" directly.
Step 3. Once you have found it, install the Tidal wearable app on mobile phone and open it on your Samsung Galaxy Watch.
How to Control Tidal from Galaxy Watch
Step 1. Go to link.tidal.com on your Mac or Windows computer or mobile phone.
Step 2. Sign in to your Tidal account information. If you don't have one, sign up for one through the Galaxy Watch to get a free Tidal Hi-Fi or Hi-Fi Plus account.
Step 3. Enter the code displayed on your Samsung Galaxy Watch to connect it to your Tidal account.
Step 4. Now, you can begin to stream and play Tidal on Galaxy Watch 4 without any problems.
Part 2. Make Galaxy Watch 4 Tidal Work without Tidal App
Obviously, the above approach relies on the Tidal Wear app and a subscription account, which is not practical for Tidal free users. Therefore, a perfect method for all users will also be presented here. As is well known, the Samsung Galaxy Watch app allows users to upload media content to it. As a result, people can listen to local music on Galaxy Watch via the built-in music player.
According to this feature of the Galaxy Watch device, we can download Tidal music and transfer them to Galaxy Watch app for playback without having to use the Tidal app. To make it possible, we need to turn to the professional AudFree Tidal Music Downloader.
This tool is dedicated to downloading music from Tidal locally and converting Tidal music to Galaxy Watch compatible audio formats such as MP3, AAC, WAV, etc. This way, you can put music on Galaxy Watch 4 from Tidal smoothly. In addition to the Samsung Galaxy Watch, you can also play Tidal on almost any smartwatch, including Fitbit Versa, Garmin Watch and more.
How to Download Tidal Music to Galaxy Watch 4
- Step 1Load Tidal Music into AudFree Tidal Downloader
- Open the AudFree Tidal Music Downloader and the Tidal app will launch at the same time. Simply search for the Tidal music you want to download to Samsung Galaxy Watch 4, then copy and paste the URL of the Tidal track into the tool's search box. Click the "+" button and all Tidal playlists will be loaded into the main screen.
- Step 2Set Tidal Music to Galaxy Watch supported formats
- Please click on the Preferences > Convert option to select the output format of Tidal music as Galaxy Watch compatible audio formats. It is recommended that you convert Tidal music to FLAC, MP3, WAV, AAC, etc. In addition, you can customize the bit rate, sample rate, channels and other audio parameters of Tidal tracks.
- Step 3Download and Convert Tidal Music for Galaxy Watch
- After customizing all the settings for the output Tidal songs, click the "Convert" button to start downloading and converting Tidal music. After conversion, you can find all your Tidal files by clicking on the "History" > "Search" icon. In turn, you can start preparing to play Tidal offline on Samsung Galaxy Watch.
How to Transfer Music to Galaxy Watch 4 from Tidal
Step 1. Connect your phone to your computer via USB cable, after which sync all your Tidal songs to your phone.
Step 2. Launch the Galaxy Watch app from your mobile device and tap on the "Add content to your watch" > "Add tracks" option.
Step 3. Select the desired Tidal song and tap the Done option. Afterwards, the Tidal music will be successfully imported to Samsung Watch 4.
Step 4. Now, you can open the Music app on your Galaxy Watch and stream your favorite Tidal music without the Tidal app and subscription.
Part 3. More about Tidal on Galaxy Watch
Is There a Tidal App for Galaxy Watch?
The answer is yes. For Samsung users, the Tidal app is compatible with the Galaxy Watch, Gear Sport, Gear S2 and S3, as well as the Gear Fit2 and Fit2 Pro.
What Music Apps Work on Galaxy Watch?
At present, Spotify and YouTube Music are available with the Galaxy Watch. You can install the Spotify and YouTube Music apps on your Samsung Galaxy Watch in order to play music with ease.
How to Stream Tidal Music to Galaxy Watch?
In the long run, it is highly recommended that you make use of AudFree Tidal Music Converter to convert Tidal songs for compatibility with Galaxy Watch. In turn, it couldn't be easier to download music to Galaxy Watch 4 from Tidal without any restrictions.
Part 4. In Conclusion
By now, you should be aware of the two effective ways to connect Galaxy Watch to Tidal. Whether you have a Tidal subscription or not, you can take advantage of AudFree Tidal Music Converter to download and convert Tidal Music. Then you can listen to Tidal offline on Samsung Galaxy Watch and other smartwatches without hassle.