How to install Amazon Music desktop app on PC/Mac

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December 6, 2023

Amazon Music serves as Amazon’s music streaming platform. It operates on a subscription model, offering services of three tiers: Amazon Music Free, Amazon Music Prime, and Amazon Music Unlimited. Additionally, users can make music purchases through this platform.

To enhance your Amazon Music experience on your desktop, the optimal option is the Amazon Music app. The desktop app offers broader setting options compared to the web player, such as audio quality(desktop app supports HD/Ultra HD), music management, download preferences, loudness normalization, hardware acceleration and more.

Amazon Music quality

Amazon Music desktop app supports Ultra HD audio and web player only supports Standard audio quality. The desktop app offers quicker streaming speed compared to the web player. With the app, you can enjoy streaming speeds of at least 320kbps, whereas the Amazon Music web player normally streams at 160kbps.

More important, with Amazon Music desktop app, you can download songs, albums and playlist for offline playback in case you don’t have internet connection sometimes.

How to download Amazon Music desktop app on Mac?

You can download the Amazon Music app on Amazon’s official website or App Store:

  1. Go to the page of Amazon Music Desktop Player for PC & MAC.
  1. Click the Get the app button, the website will identify whether you have a PC or Mac and start the downloading automatically.
  1. Double-click the downloaded Amazon Music installer to install on your computer. After installation, launch the Amazon Music app and sign in to your account.

Then you can enjoy Amazon Music with the app on your PC or Mac.

How to download Amazon Music desktop app on Windows?

You can install Amazon Music desktop app on Windows from Microsoft Store.

  1. Open Microsoft Store and search for Amazon Music.
  2. Click Get to install it on your Windows.
Amazon Music PC

Use Amazon Music web player on Windows and Mac

The Amazon Music web player is a convenient way to enjoy music. If you don’t often use your computer for music streaming, you can swiftly start listening to your favorite songs on your Windows or Mac with the Amazon Music web player.

  1. Go to the page of the Amazon Music web player on your PC or Mac.
  2. Sign in to your account and start enjoying your favorite Amazon Music songs.

How to download Amazon Music to MP3 on PC/Mac?

Amazon Music allows Prime and Unlimited members to download songs with Amazon Music desktop app, however, there are some limitations.

  • Amazon Music for Prime members can only download All-Access Playlists to listen offline. Amazon Music Unlimited members can download songs, albums, and Playlists to listen offline. How to get Amazon Music Unlimited for free?
  • Downloaded Amazon Music Unlimited and All-Access Playlist songs are only accessible within the Amazon Music app.
  • It’s not possible to export songs for use on other apps and devices.
  • You can’t copy downloaded Amazon Music Unlimited and All-Access Playlist songs onto CDs or other external storage.

The other solution to get rid of above limits is to download Amazon Music to MP3 with Pazu Amazon Music Converter. This professional Amazon Music Downloader can not only stream Amazon Music on your computer but also download any songs, albums, and playlists from Amazon Music to MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC, WAV, and AIFF. The best part is Pazu Amazon Music Converter has a built-in web player, so there is no need to install the Amazon Music app anymore.

After downloading your favorite Amazon Music tracks with Pazu Amazon Music Converter, you can play the songs anywhere you want, with iTunes, Windows Media Player, or your MP3 player, etc. Furthermore, the audio quality and original ID3 tags will be well preserved in downloaded mp3 files.

Amazon Music Free doesn’t support offline playback. However, with Pazu Amazon Music Converter, you can also download Amazon Music to MP3 with Amazon Music Free. Now follow the tutorial below to convert Amazon Music to MP3 with a few steps.

1. Run Pazu Amazon Music Converter

Download, install, and launch Pazu Amazon Music Converter on your computer, then click the Sign In to log in to your Amazon account.

Amazon Music converter

If you have purchased a license, click the key icon to register the converter. If not, continue using the trial version.

2. Choose the output format

Click on the Settings icon in the top right corner and select WAV as the output format.

Amazon Music converter

3. Add songs, albums, or playlists

Select the desired songs, albums, or playlists you wish to download. Once you open an album/playlist and tap the red Add button suspended on the right side, you’ll be presented with the list of songs.

Amazon Music converter

All songs in the playlist will be added by default. Click the check box next to the track that you don’t want to convert.

Amazon Music converter

4. Convert Amazon Music

Click the Convert button on the bottom right corner, and Pazu Amazon Music Converter will automatically download and convert Amazon Music tracks to the default folder on your computer.

Amazon Music converter

When the conversion process finishes, you can browse all the converted songs in the history list by clicking on the  icon. And now you’re prepared to stream your Amazon Music songs anywhere.

Amazon Music converter

MP3 songs downloaded with Pazu Amazon Music Converter are tagged correctly. MP3 players read artists, songs, and other information from the ID3 tag that is embedded in the MP3 file.

Amazon Music Converter

Amazon Music Converter

Download Amazon Music to MP3, FLAC, etc.