If you own a Fitbit Versa or Ionic device then you know the hustle of trying to pair your smartphone with the device in order to play Spotify music on Fitbit ionic or Versa via Bluetooth. This limits your movement and makes the whole process quite cumbersome. There have been many pleas from users for the company’s to integrate Spotify with Fitbit devices but this hasn’t happened yet. This makes it impossible to listen to your Spotify music in Fitbit when offline. However, all is not lost as you can easily sync Spotify music to Fitbit ionic by using a third-party tool.
To play Spotify on Fitbit ionic you need a tool known as Spotify Music Converter. This is because you will need to download the Spotify songs, remove the DRM protection and then transfer them to your Fitbit ionic or Versa. If you have Spotify premium account you probably already know that Spotify songs you download cannot be played on any other player other than Spotify itself. This is because the songs are protected using a DRM technology which will need to be removed before you can transfer them to your Fitbit device.
The good news is that the Spotify Music Converter is a powerful tool that will easily remove the DRM protection to make the songs play on any player. Furthermore, you will use the tool to convert your Spotify songs to MP3 files for easy playing on your Fitbit device. Furthermore, this tool retains 100% the quality of your Spotify songs which is a big plus to any music lover.
The Spotify to MP3 Converter is an easy to use tool that lets easily select, convert and download your Spotify songs to your computer. It allows you to easily transfer music to Fitbit ionic. To use the Spotify music converter follow these steps:
Step 1: Get your Spotify Music Converter ready
To start by downloading the Spotify Playlist Converter to your computer (it works on both Windows and Mac computers). Once this is done click run to install the tool by following the onscreen directions, then once the installation is completed click on the desktop icon to launch the tool. Now click the top-right menu bar if you are using a Windows computer or if you are using a Mac click ‘Spotify Music Converter’ on the menu bar. On the drop-down window click “register” then in the form that opens fill in the details as required to register an account.
Step 2: Add all the songs you want to transfer to Fitbit
The easiest way to add songs to this tool is to drag and drop from your Spotify library. Simply open your Spotify app on the computer then navigate to the library. Now find all the songs and playlists you want to convert and download and drag and drop them on the main interface of the tool. Alternatively, you will have to copy the link to your songs on Spotify and pest it in the Spotify Music Converter’s search box then search to automatically add the songs to the tool.
Step 3: Select the Output Format
You need your Spotify songs to be downloaded as MP3 files to play on Fitbit devices. To do this simply find and click on the top-right menu bar and select “preferences” if you are using a Windows computer to access the settings window where you will select MP3 as your output format. On the other hand, if you are using a Mac simply tap on the “Spotify Music Converter” button on the menu bar and then select “preferences”. On the settings window select MP3 as your preferred output format.
Step 4: Convert and Download Spotify Music
Click the “Convert” button on the bottom right corner of your Spotify Music Converter’s main window and start the process of converting and downloading your Spotify songs. This should take a few minutes and once done find the songs on your devices for transfer to your Fitbit device.
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To add your converted Spotify music to either Fitbit versa or ionic simply follow these steps:
Step 1: Import your converted music to iTunes
Open iTunes on your computer then create a new playlist. Now import your converted Spotify songs from your computer to the playlist you just created. For efficiency ensure that the “Share iTunes Library XML with other applications” option on your iTunes is enabled.
Step 2: Get your Fitbit account ready
On the same computer, sign in to your Fitbit account. For this to make sure that you have the Fit bit desktop application installed on the computer before you start the process. Now open the Fitbit application on the computer and sign in to your account.
Step 3: Connect Fitbit Ionic and PC to the same network
Now connect either your Fitbit ionic or Versa to the same Wi-Fi as the computer you are using. To do this, simply find your Fitbit device on your Fitbit app and tap on it to open a drop-down menu. On the menu select Wi-Fi settings and then add the network information to make the connection.
Step 4: sync Spotify music to Fitbit ionic
On the Fitbit app click the “account” option and then select “ionic”. Next hit the “Media” button and then select “Personal Music”. Next, click the “Music app” on your ionic device and then select transfer Music. Now, wait for your songs to be transferred to the device then close the app and disconnect your device. You can now listen to all your favorite Spotify songs on Fitbit offline without any problems at all.
Fitbit ionic and versa offers you a great way to listen to your favorite music especially when you are out and about. The only problem is that there is no app linking Fitbit devices directly with Spotify. This means that if all your favorite songs are on Spotify then your best bet when you want to listen to them on a Fitbit device is to use the shaky Bluetooth connection. However, you can use the Spotify Playlist Converter to download and convert your Spotify songs so that you can add them to your Fitbit device just like you would do with music from a CD or songs you bought online.