If you amateur Pandora we recommend making your playlists available offline. Saving playlists doesn’t take up much space on your device, and they’re an amazing benefit when you don’t have internet access but need great ringtones.
The instructions in this article apply to the Pandora app running on any version Android , iOS or iPadOS .
How to Download Music for Offline Listening
To listen to your Pandora stations offline, you must have a paid subscription to Pandora Plus ($4.99/month) or Pandora Premium ($9.99/month). For more information about plans and pricing, see Pandora Pricing Plans .
With Pandora Plus, you can listen to up to four stations offline. Pandora Premium supports unlimited offline playlists. If your account is enabled for offline listening, the procedure is simple. To enable offline mode in the Pandora mobile app, follow these steps:
- Click Profile .
- Click icon settings (gear).
- Touch slider offline mode, to enable offline mode.
When you enable offline mode, the content that Pandora downloads to your mobile device depends on your subscription level:
- Pandora Plus : Pandora downloads your top three stations (i.e. the three stations you listen to the most) and Thumbprint Radio to your mobile device and makes them available offline.
- Pandora Premium . In the Pandora mobile app, click » My collection» and then click icon » Download» next to the related songs you want to listen to offline.
If your device loses Wi-Fi connection while downloading a song, Pandora saves where you were during the download process and then resumes downloading when you reconnect to the Internet.
Tips for Using Pandora Offline
Before Synchronizing Stations connect your android device , iPad or iPhone to WiFi . You can download music via cellular data connection, and not via Wi-Fi, but you will be burning a lot of data, getting everything downloaded. If you have the ability to connect to a wireless network, you should. You’ll save time because Wi-Fi is usually faster than cellular data. You’ll also save money because you won’t go over your cellular plan’s data limit.