Discuss a potential Spotify HiFi launch hit the features this week, yet it appears to be the music streaming goliath needs to zero in on another element for Google Wear gadgets: offline tuning in.
In a feature discourse at the new Google I/O engineer meeting, Spotify’s item lead for vehicles and wearables uncovered designs to permit the organization’s 350 million clients to download music to their Google Wear smartwatch.
YouTube circled back to a comparable declaration. The organization’s YouTube Music application is additionally due to get an update that will allow about 35 million clients to download tracks straightforwardly to their Wear OS watch.
Apple Watch clients have delighted in offline listening by means of Apple Music for quite a long time yet Apple Watch doesn’t as of now support offline Spotify playback.
At this point, Spotify hasn’t said when new the offline listening feature will be accessible – just that the new Spotify application has been “rebuilt from the ground up for Wear”. YouTube Music is because of land on Wear OS gadgets “later this year”.
The declarations came as a component of a significant redesign of Google’s hailing Wear OS. The most recent form of the product was created in association with Samsung and cases improved execution (applications open 30% quicker, clearly) and a smooth client experience dependent on Samsung’s famous Tizen OS.