Spotify has always been providing three main plans for its subscribers to access to over 70 million songs online or offline: Free, Premium, Family. Each plan has its own strengths and limits. But if you want to get maximum flexibility when using Spotify's services, then the paid subscription plan (Premium and Family) gives you everything, as Spotify Free users must tolerate adverts in between tracks, listen to playlists or albums in Shuffle-only mode and are confined to standard sound quality and five tracks skips per hour. Upgrading to Premium plan will remove all these limits, and furthermore, get the ability to download music from Spotify for offline streaming.
However, is it possible to download music from Spotify with a Spotify free account without upgrading to Premium plan? The answer is definitely yes. Move on, below we will introduce a smart tool that enables Spotify free users to download any Spotify tracks for offline streaming without upgrading to Premium plan.
NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter is the one you can't miss. It is a top-ranking Spotify music downloading program, trusted by millions of users, specially designed for both Spotify Free and Premium users to easily download and convert any Spotify track, album, artist and playlist to MP3, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, or WAV format. With its help, no matter you are Spotify Free user or Premium user, you can save your favorite Spotify tunes on your computer and enjoy them anytime anywhere.
Next, the following is a detailed tutorial about how to download Spotify music with Spotify Free. Before that, please make sure you have this useful tool installed on your computer.
Launch NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter for Windows. Simply drag and drop your playlist from Spotify to NoteBurner. The program will list all songs in the Add window. Please select the songs you'll need and click OK.
Click the "Setting" button on the top-right to customize the output settings. In this window, you can select "MP3" as the output format and customize the output quality, the output folder, the output file name as you prefer.
When you finish customization, please click "Convert" to start downloading MP3 songs from Spotify. The songs will be all saved to the output path within minutes.
By clicking the Converted tab (like a clock) or directly going to the output folder you customized in Step 3, you can find all the converted Spotify songs in MP3 format.
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