How to Save Spotify Music to SD Card? Solved!

Updated by Adam Gorden on Sep 11, 2019 10:04 AM.

save spotify to sd card

There are many ways to backup Spotify music tracks. Among them, the most common one is to save Spotify music to SD card as there is plenty of space on SD card. But if you are subscribing to Spotify's Free Plan, you can't even download Spotify music offline, let alone store Spotify music on SD card. Currently, only Spotify Premium users have the rights to download Spotify contents for offline listening.

However, if you browse the Internet or Spotify community, you'll find there are still many Premium subscribers meeting download problems when syncing their offline Spotify tracks to SD card. To make it 100% workable, here we are going to recommend an easy solution for you to download Spotify music to SD card in a few clicks no matter you are a free or paid user on Spotify.

Part 1. Download Spotify Music to Common Formats

Spotify Music: What You Need to Know

Spotify is one of the largest online music streaming services that provides over 30 million songs worldwide. There are two types of subscriptions available for users, including Free Plan and Premium Plan. The premium subscription costs $9.99 per month with the ability to save tracks for listening offline. But due to DRM protection, there are some restrictions for all Spotify users so that they cannot freely download Spotify songs to SD card.

Best Solution for Spotify Music to SD Card

In order to stop the annoyance caused by Spotify's format limitation and save Spotify songs to SD card, the most effective way is to remove all format protections from Spotify contents. Only if the DRM lock is removed, can we freely transfer the music anywhere without limit. That's why you need TunesKit Spotify Music Converter here. It's an excellent Spotify music downloader and converter that can download any Spotify track or album and convert Spotify songs to plain audio formats with lossless quality.

spotify music converter

TunesKit Spotify Music Converter Key Features

  • Download Spotify contents, including songs, albums, artists and playlists
  • Convert Spotify contents to MP3, AAC, M4A, M4B and more plain formats
  • Preserve original audio quality and full ID3 information from Spotify music
  • Convert Spotify contents to common audio formats at up to 5× faster speed
Download Download

You can firstly download the free trial version of this powerful Spotify music on your Mac or PC before following the guide to convert Spotify songs to common formats as below.

Steps to Download Spotify Songs as MP3

Step 1Add Spotify songs/playlists to TunesKit Music Converter for Spotify

add spotify music

First of all, open TunesKit Music Converter for Spotify. Then it will launch Spotify app automatically. Once it's open, drag any track or album or playlist from Spotify to TunesKit conversion window. Or you can simply paste the Spotify track link into the search box of TunesKit to load the music.

Step 2Set output format

select output format

The default output format of TunesKit Music Converter for Spotify is set as MP3. If you want to choose other formats, simply click the menu bar > Preferences. Currently it fully supports MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, M4B output formats. It also allows you to set the bit rate, channel, sample rate of the audios by yourself.

Step 3Start to convert Spotify music

convert spotify to mp3

Now click Convert button to remove format limitation and convert the Spotify music tracks to MP3 or other formats at 5× speed. If you want to keep the original quality in the output songs, you need to choose the 1× speed in Preferences before conversion. After the conversion, you can click the history icon to locate the DRM-free Spotify songs.

Part 2. Move Spotify Music to SD Card for Storage

As all the Spotify songs are converted to DRM-free common formats, you can now transfer the well converted Spotify music to SD card with ease. If you are not clear about the process to save Spotify songs to SD card, you can follow the tutorial below.

1. Insert the SD card into your computer's card reader.
2. Open "Computer/My Computer/This PC" on Windows computer.
3. Double-click on your SD card in the list of drives.
4. Drag and drop Spotify music files into the SD card.
5. Now, you can listen to Spotify music on any smartphone and car players via SD card.

Try It Free Try It Free


is an experienced writer of TunesKit who is obsessed about tech, movie and software.

Leave a comment
home iconHome > Spotify > Easy Way to Download Spotify Music to SD Card


Safe & Clean

60 Days

Money Back

24/7 Customer



Free Upgrade