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Apps Spotify App on Apple Watch

dsh3

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Apr 30, 2012
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I suppose it is irony, isn’t it????

Atleast my reply was.

Although I have no trust in Spotify actually releasing a Watch app with LTE support in any near future. I will however applaud them should they actually do so.
 
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DieAllianz

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Apr 13, 2008
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I sold mi Apple Watch gen1 3 month after the Release and i‘m waiting since then for a Spotify app with offline storage...
I think its hopeless.
But what a is smartwatch worth if i need to bring my Phone with me for Running.
I hate Apple for that
 
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jonesjb

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Dec 20, 2009
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I sold mi Apple Watch gen1 3 month after the Release and i‘m waiting since then for a Spotify app with offline storage...
I think its hopeless.
But what a is smartwatch worth if i need to bring my Phone with me for Running.
I hate Apple for that

Totally agree. This is the one thing preventing me from buying an Apple Watch. It’s a dealbreaker.
 
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Deguello

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Jun 29, 2008
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I sold mi Apple Watch gen1 3 month after the Release and i‘m waiting since then for a Spotify app with offline storage...
I think its hopeless.
But what a is smartwatch worth if i need to bring my Phone with me for Running.
I hate Apple for that
Is Apple preventing Spotify from doing so?
 
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matrix07

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Jun 24, 2010
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I think so. Soon or later we will pass through the ring with Apple Music.
I didn’t know Apple was preventing it. That’s pretty suboptimal.

Pandora have an app, so does Audible. I doubt Spotify is restricted by Apple. Heck, I can even stream my local radio on TuneIn on LTE.
What is Spotify excuse?
 
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Luiggi7

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Jul 28, 2017
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I don’t really want a Spotify LTE, because I haven’t the watch LTE. But the offline version of Spotify (with downloaded music) would be great for all of us!!!
 
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musicpenguy

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Note this currently is just a remote control for your iPhone and doesn’t offer standalone playback when out and about on cellular - hopefully they turn this into something more useful soon!
 
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Treebark

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Note this currently is just a remote control for your iPhone and doesn’t offer standalone playback when out and about on cellular - hopefully they turn this into something more useful soon!

That is always disappointing. I really wish app that needs the phone nearby would be labled a helper app somehow, so apps that are standalone when you are not by your phone (either over LTE, or WiFi) are easier to identify.
 
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