The standalone Pandora app means that you can control your personalized listening experience directly on your Apple Watch without needing to pull out your phone to play, pause, or skip songs, or pick up where you left off on your favorite podcasts.
When you install the Pandora app directly onto your watch, it does not automatically install the Pandora app onto your paired iPhone. To play offline content on your watch, you need to have Pandora installed on your paired phone.
Offline Mode for Apple Watch The Pandora app for Apple Watch supports offline listening for Pandora Plus, Pandora Premium and Premium Family subscribers. You can add content you've downloaded for offline listening on your iPhone to your Apple Watch.
by Pandora on February 18, 2020 Now, we're taking the whole “on the go” thing to the next level with our new standalone Pandora app for Apple Watch, which allows users to enjoy all of their favorite music and podcasts straight from their wrist, wherever they go – with no phone required.
Devices that support Pandora Premium features
Install the Pandora app on your Apple Watch, sign in to your paid Pandora account (on Watch or paired iPhone), and then look for the downloads folder. Plus members do not get to choose which music downloads to their watch. Pandora automatically downloads their top 3 stations.
The Pandora app for Apple Watch supports offline listening for Pandora Plus, Pandora Premium and Premium Family subscribers. You can add content you've downloaded for offline listening on your iPhone to your Apple Watch.
For offline access and to download music, you must have a paid Pandora plan. Free plans do not allow offline access. Turn on Offline Stations in your iPhone's Pandora app (Profile > Settings > Offline > Offline Stations) and wait for offline music to download to your iPhone first.
Support for standalone streaming has come to Pandora's Apple Watch app. The company today announced the official launch of its new standalone app for Apple Watch that lets you listen to music and podcasts on the go, even without your iPhone.
Sorry for any confusion around this. Unfortunately, we do not offer listening through a web browser from a mobile device. From an Android Device: In order to listen to the Pandora app from an Android device, you would need to download the app from the Google Play Store or Amazon AppStore (depending on your device).
Although you can use Pandora without signing up for a free account, you cannot create your own customized stations and return to them later without registering.
The latest Audible update brings the app to your Apple Watch, so you can listen to your audiobooks and podcasts without an iPhone. The new feature takes advantage of watchOS 5, which just rolled out this week to allow third-party apps like Audible to play background audio from the watch.
Streaming Pandora on Apple Watch To do that: Go to the home screen by swiping from left to right. Scroll down the screen and select Playing from Tap Watch or Phone when prompted to select the device.
To listen to audible books on your Apple watch, you need to pair Bluetooth headphones to your Apple watch. Just say "Siri, open the Audible app" to open the Audible app, and find the book you want to listen and tap "Play" button to start your listening.
Open the Podcasts app on your Apple Watch, turn the Digital Crown to scroll through the options and then tap a podcast to start playing it. You need Bluetooth headphones to hear the podcast. Apple automatically removes episodes from the Apple Watch after you listen to them.