Pandora is one of the popular music and podcast streaming services available for all platforms. It features a streamlined interface to discover new songs and allows users to stream a vast library of music. If you want to take music along with you, using Pandora on Apple Watch is the best way to do it. Pandora on watchOS devices can be used without the help of a paired iPhone. You can customize the stations and podcasts by artists, genre, music tracks, new releases, and more. The offline streaming of music on Apple Watch requires a Premium or Plus subscription.
Pandora is supported on Apple Watch Series 3 and higher versions. You can get Pandora on Apple Watch in two different ways:
- Using the built-in app store
- Using a paired iPhone
Install Pandora from the App Store
#1: Unlock your Apple Watch and press the Digital Crown. It will take you to the home screen.
#2: Scroll the Digital Crown to open App Store.
#3: Swipe on the App Store and search for the Pandora app using dictation or scribble.
#4: Pick the Pandora app from the results.
#5: Tap the Get button to install the app on your Apple Watch. When prompted, enter your Apple ID password.
#6: Once the app installation is finished, tap Open to get into the app.
Install Pandora on Apple Watch using the iPhone
Before jumping into the steps, make sure to install the Pandora app on your iPhone.
#1: Launch the Apple Watch app on your iPhone.
#2: Select the My Watch section and navigate to AVAILABLE APPS.
#3: Find the Pandora app and tap the INSTALL menu located next to it.
#4: Once the app was installed, the Pandora icon will appear on the Apps section of your Watch.
How to Play Music
#1: Open the Pandora app on your Apple Watch.
#2: Enter your Pandora account login credentials and sign-in to your account.
#3: Scroll through the songs and play your favorite one.
#4: Right from the watch, you can play, pause, skip songs, add favorites, and increase/decrease volume. If you have purchased premium plans, you can search for the music with the artist’s name or track name.
Offline streaming on Pandora needs the help of your iPhone. First of all, you have to download the songs on the Pandora app of the iPhone. And, then you have to add it to the Apple Watch for offline streaming. Once the offline contents are deleted from the iPhone Pandora app, it will be removed automatically from the watch.