How to Use Amazon Music Offline Mode

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May 28, 2024

With Free, Prime, and Unlimited subscription plans offered, Amazon Music caters to different levels of access to its extensive streaming library. Amazon Music also offers an Offline Mode feature that comes in handy when the internet connection isn’t available. If you’re interested in listening to Amazon Music offline, this article is tailored for you. We’ll explain how to download and listen to Amazon Music offline with or without using the Amazon Music app.


  1. Can I listen to Amazon Music Offline?
  2. How to download with Amazon Music Prime?
  3. How to download with Amazon Music Unlimited?
  4. How to enable Amazon Music Offline Mode?
  5. How to download Amazon Music to MP3 with a Free account?

Part 1. Can I listen to Amazon Music Offline?

Amazon Music offers different subscription tiers with varying degrees of access to its download feature. Here’s a breakdown of the download capabilities based on your Amazon Music plan:

  1. Amazon Music Free:
    • No access to downloads.
  2. Amazon Music Prime:
    • Limited access to downloads.
    • You can only download content from All-Access Playlists for offline listening.
  3. Amazon Music Unlimited:
    • Extensive access to downloads.
    • Subscribers have the flexibility to download a wide range of songs, albums, and playlists for offline enjoyment.

If you’re an Amazon Music Prime or Unlimited member, you can download titles using both mobile and desktop apps for offline playback. However, the Amazon Music web player doesn’t support the downloading feature.

Even if you’re on the free Amazon Music plan, don’t worry – we have a great alternative solution for downloading Amazon Music without the app.

Part 2. How to download with Amazon Music Prime?

Amazon Music Prime members can only download All-Access Playlists to listen offline. In this part, we will walk you through the steps of downloading Amazon Music with your Prime subscription.

On your Amazon Music mobile app

  1. Open the Amazon Music app on your iPhone, iPad or Android.
  2. Scroll down to the All-Access Playlists and select the one you want to download for offline playback.
  3. Tap the Download button to initiate the playlist download.
  4. To monitor the download progress, go to the Library and check the Download queue.
  5. To access your downloaded songs, navigate to Library and select Recently Downloaded.

On your Amazon Music desktop app

  1. Launch the Amazon Music app on your Mac or PC.
  2. Find the All-Access Playlists and choose the desired one for offline playback. If you cannot find it on the homepage, click the Search bar, then scroll down and click the All-Access Playlists button under Listen Your Way.
  3. Click the Download icon to initiate the playlist download.

  1. You can monitor the download progress via the Downloading in the Library.
  2. To locate your downloaded songs, navigate to Library and select Playlists.

Part 3. How to download with Amazon Music Unlimited Subscription?

Amazon Music Unlimited members can download songs, albums, and playlists in Standard quality, HD, Ultra HD, or Spatial Audio to listen offline in these formats.

With the Amazon Music app on your mobile device

  1. Go to the Amazon Music app on your iPhone, iPad, or Android.
  2. Select the song, album, or playlist you want to download.
  3. Tap the More Options (three dots) menu, and tap Download.

With the Amazon Music app on your desktop

  1. Open the Amazon Music app on your desktop.
  2. Find the song, album, or playlist you wish to download.
  3. Click the More Options (three dots), and choose Download.

Part 4. How to enable Amazon Music Offline Mode?

Enable the Offline Mode on your iOS and Android

After you have successfully downloaded content to your Amazon Music mobile app, you can enable the offline mode for uninterrupted listening without an internet connection.

  1. Launch the Amazon Music app on your iOS or Android device.
  2. Tap the Settings icon (the gear icon) in the top right corner.
  3. Choose Offline Mode from the menu.
  4. With Offline Mode enabled, navigate to your Library to enjoy downloaded songs under Recently Downloaded.

Listen to Amazon Music offline on your computer

The Offline Mode feature is not available on the Amazon Music app for PC and Mac. However, you can easily access your downloaded music in the library and enjoy it when you’re offline.

  1. Launch the Amazon Musci app on your PC or Mac and go to your Library.
  2. Look for your downloaded songs, playlists, or albums marked with the Downloaded icon (rounded arrow icon).

  1. You can also use the “Downloaded” filter button to locate your target tracks.

Part 5. How to download Amazon Music to MP3 with a Free account?

Amazon Music Prime and unlimited members can download songs for offline playback, but the downloaded content is protected by DRM. This means they can only be played within the Amazon Music app and cannot be transferred to other devices.

Luckily, there is a professional Amazon Music Downloader – Pazu Amazon Music Converter that allows you to download any songs, albums, and playlists from Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited to MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC, WAV, and AIFF. This way, you can listen to your favorite tracks anywhere you’d like, using applications like iTunes, Windows Media Player, or your MP3 player. Moreover, the audio quality and original ID3 tags of the downloaded MP3 files are preserved.

Amazon Music Free doesn’t support offline playback. However, with Pazu Amazon Music Converter, you can also download songs to MP3 with Amazon Music Free. Now follow the tutorial below to learn how 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 MP3 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.