Due to DRM restrictions, you can’t transfer music from Spotify to Sony Walkman directly. Follow this article to convert Spotify music to MP3 files using Spotify to MP3 Converter. After that, you are able to transfer Spotify songs to your Sony Walkman and any MP3 player for listening anytime, anywhere!
“How do I transfer music from Spotify to my Sony Walkman? Sony said I cannot transfer my Spotify music onto my Sony Walkman directly. It seems I need to save Spotify music as MP3 files first. Any suggestion?”
Spotify music is one of the most popular streaming music services which offers two plans, that is, Spotify Freemium and Spotify Premium. In 2021, there are more than 172 million people who are subscribing to Spotify Premium worldwide. With a Spotify Premium account, you can download Spotify music for offline listening on your computer, mobile and tablet. However, these limited devices cannot meet the needs of users to enjoy Spotify music in their daily lives. Some people want to transfer music from Spotify to Sony Walkman MP3 player.
The Sony Walkman is a good option to listen to Spotify music offline on the go, as it is compacter and lighter than a smartphone. However, Spotify doesn’t provide an option or method to directly download Spotify music to MP3 player, including the Sony Walkman. Fortunately, here we will share an effective way to make Spotify music compatible with Sony Walkman and any MP3 player. After that, you can transfer Spotify music to Sony Walkman and any MP3 player for playback. Want to know how to do it? Check out our guide now.
Why Is Sony Walkman MP3 Player Not Playing My Spotify Music?
You may run into problems when you try to put downloaded Spotify songs on your Walkman player. Why? The main reason is that Spotify music is incompatible with your old Sony Walkman. Currently, only Sony Walkman NW-ZX507 and Sony Walkman A-100 series support the Spotify app.
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Generally speaking, Sony Walkman supports MP3, WAV, FLAC, AAC, AIFF, ALAC and WMA audio file formats. But Spotify music is in Ogg Vorbis format with DRM protection. All Spotify songs can only be accessed and played through the Spotify app or web player. Thus, users are unable to export Spotify Music to Sony Walkman and other MP3 players. In order to transfer Spotify music to Sony Walkman MP3 Player, you need to break Spotify DRM and convert Spotify music to MP3 format. Here you can ask help from a third-party tool like TunesBank Spotify Music Converter.
Powerful & Professional Spotify Music to Walkman Converter
TunesBank Spotify Music Converter is specially designed for Spotify users to strip DRM from Spotify music and convert Spotify music to MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC files with original music quality. The updated TunesBank Spotify Music Converter (Windows version) requires no additional apps, which means you can download songs directly from Spotify web player. Thanks to this powerful tool, you will be able to save Spotify songs as local files, and transfer Spotify songs to any MP3 player and portable devices, such as Sony Walkman, SanDisk, iRiver, Zune, Activo CT10, FiiO M11/M15, PSP, Xbox, iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle, iPod Classic, iOS, Android, etc.
Features of TunesBank Spotify Music Converter:
- Get rid of Spotify DRM restrictions and remove ads from music files.
- Download Spotify music to local computer without Premium subscription.
- Convert Spotify songs, albums and playlists to MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV files.
- Remain the original audio quality and ID3 tags of Spotify music tracks.
- Runs at 5X faster speed and supports Batch conversion of Spotify music.
- Transfer and play Spotify music on Sony Walkman an all MP3 players, iPods.
Guide: Transfer Spotify Music to Sony Walkman with TunesBank
Here’s the complete guide to transfer Spotify songs to Sony Walkman player (including Sony Walkman NWD-B103/B103F, Sony Walkman NWD-B105/105F, Sony Walkman NWE393/B, Sony Walkman NW-E394, Sony Walkman NWE394/R, Sony Walkman NWZ-S544, Sony Walkman NW-WS413, Sony Walkman NW-A50 Series, Sony Walkman NWS623, Sony Walkman NW-WS410 SERIES, etc.).
Please download and install the latest version of TunesBank Spotify Music Converter for Mac or Windows. Here we take Windows version for an example. Mac users can refer to How to Convert Spotify Music to MP3 on Mac.
Step 1. Launch TunesBank Spotify Music Converter
Launch TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on your Windows PC and click “Open the Spotify web player”, then log into your Spotify (Free/Premium) account.
Step 2. Add Spotify Songs/Playlists to the Program
Choose a playlist, then drag the songs or an entire playlist to the “+” icon.
Just select the songs you want to convert, or click the “Select All:” button at the bottom of the screen.
Step 3. Select MP3 as Output Format
Now you can select MP3 as the output format for all selected Spotify songs from the “Convert all files to:” button.
TunesBank Spotify Music Converter also allows you to set the bitrate, sample rate and change the output path according to your needs.
Step 4. Start Converting Spotify Songs to MP3
Once all the settings are done, hit on the “Convert All” button to begin to converting Spotify songs to MP3 files.
When the conversion is complete, you can go to the “Finished” section and click “View Output File” to get the converted Spotify MP3 files.
Step 5. Transfer Spotify Songs to Sony Walkman Player
To transfer the converted Spotify songs to your Sony Walkman or other MP3 players, you can connect the Sony Walkman to the computer via USB cable. Double-click the Walkman icon and open the Music folder. Then drag and drop the converted Spotify MP3 files to your Walkman. When finished, disconnect the Walkman from the computer.
Tips: You can also transfer the converted Spotify MP3 files to the Walkman with iTunes or Windows Media Player.
Great, you can now play Spotify music on Sony Walkman MP3 player at will. Whether you want to sync Spotify music to Sony Walkman or transfer Spotify music to SanDisk, iRiver, iPod or any MP3 player, TunesBank Spotify Music Converter is a good helper. Just download its free trial and convert your Spotify music library to MP3 right now!