Learn How To Play Music On Your Smartwatch Step By Step
Smartwatches have become a great addition to our smartphones. Now, you can leave your phone at home and enjoy music and other media content directly on your wrist. That's not all though, You can also use smartwatch apps to control your smartphone, like remotely taking pictures/videos, making calls, or receiving and sending text messages. This article will show you how to play music on a Smartwatch.
Here are the simple steps for playing music on your smartwatch.
Download your music to your watch:
You can download music to your watch, but you'll have to be patient. You can't stream music from the watch, which is a limitation of Android Wear 2.0.
You can play music on your smartwatch by downloading it from Google Play Music and then forwarding it to your watch.
1. Open the Google Play Music app on your phone and select a playlist or album you want to listen to.
2. Tap More > Share > Send to device > Wear OS (you may need to enable Bluetooth on both devices).
3. Choose the device from the list that appears and confirm that you want to send the playlist or album over Bluetooth.
Connect to a pair of Bluetooth headphones:
If you have a pair of Bluetooth headphones, you can use them to listen to music on your smartwatch. Just place them in pairing mode and connect them with the watch. Once connected, start playing the music app on your phone and then the music on your smartwatch will play through your headphones.
Connect directly to speakers or sound systems:
If you don't have any Bluetooth headphones but do have a speaker or sound system that accepts Bluetooth connections, then all you need is a small adapter called a "dongle" that plugs into the 3.5mm headphone jack on your smartwatch and acts as an adapter for wireless streaming over Bluetooth LE (Low Energy). You can then connect wirelessly to any speaker or sound system that supports audio over Bluetooth LE, like Google Home or other smart speakers that support streaming audio from your watch.
Control volume using the touch display:
You can control the volume of your Smartwatch using either the touch display or the physical buttons.
To control volume with your watch’s touch screen:
1. Swipe down from the top of your watch face to see your notifications, and then swipe down again to access the Quick Settings menu.
2. Tap Sound & Display to open your device's sound settings, and then tap the volume icon (top right).
3. Use the slider at the bottom of the screen to adjust volume up or down.
Play, pause, or skip tracks with your smartwatch:
The smartwatch is the perfect accessory for your workout. It's small enough to carry with you, but it can still be used to listen to music without having to carry your phone.
The most popular brands of smartwatches, including Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy, allow you to control your music right from your wrist. Here's how:
Play, pause, or skip tracks with your smartwatch.
Use the controls on your smartwatch to start or stop playing music on your phone. You can also use these controls to skip tracks forward and backward or pause a song while it's playing.
This feature works in two ways: Some smartwatches use Bluetooth technology to transmit signals between them and other devices like smartphones and headphones. If your watch has this type of connectivity, the Bluetooth pairing process will allow you to control music playback on compatible devices like iPhones and Android phones. Other watches have Wi-Fi radios that allow them to connect directly with internet-connected speakers like Sonos with no wires at all — even if those speakers aren't connected to a smartphone! The process for connecting these types of devices varies depending on the model of watch you have and what kind of equipment you're using
Use the Google Play Music app on your watch:
You can also use third-party apps like Spotify, Pandora and iHeartRadio.
To play music on your smartwatch, you need to use the Google Play Music app on your phone. You can play all of the tracks in your library or select a specific album or artist.
How do I play music on my watch?
1) Open the Google Play Music app on your phone.
2) Tap Library, then tap an album or playlist to begin playing music from it.
3) Tap Now playing in the top left corner of the screen to see what's playing and adjust volume settings (if available).
Upload files from your computer via USB:
If you want to play music on your smartwatch, there are a few options. First, you can upload files from your computer via USB.
If you have an iPhone, the Apple Watch will also sync any songs stored in the Music app on that device. If you're an
Android user, though, you'll need to use Google Play Music or Spotify.
You can also play music directly from your phone's streaming service of choice — like Apple Music or Spotify — if those apps support offline streaming. This feature is only available for some Android Wear devices and requires a subscription to the service in question (which means you'll have to pay for it).
The Samsung Gear S3 allows users to stream all your music from Deezer and tuneIn Radio as well as play 2GB worth of offline music that's stored on its internal memory.
Now you know how to play music on your smartwatch. It's not so hard if you just do it. It can be inconvenient but it's worth it. Enjoy your music!