In your Volvo, you can use the Spotify1 app to listen to music when the vehicle has an Internet connection.
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Getting started with Spotify with Sensus Connect

A Spotify Premium account is required to use Spotify. Currently, it is not possible to create an account from the app in your vehicle, but you can easily create an account from the Spotify website. If you already have a Spotify Premium account, you can of course use that.

Internet connection when using Spotify

To use Spotify in your vehicle, the app must have access to the Internet. Offline mode is currently not available.

Sound quality

You can choose the sound quality you prefer in the app settings. You can choose between Normal, High and Extreme sound quality.

  • Normal (96 kbps)
  • High (160 kbps)
  • Extreme (320 kbps)


The Spotify app offers a range of options and functions, such as:

  • Free text search
  • Auto search
  • Play/Pause/Resume
  • Browse through albums, playlists, news, etc.
  • Add/remove music tracks from your library
  • Log in/out
  • Skip between music tracks
  • Spotify Connect
  • Spotify Radio


Volvo does not save information that is used in the Spotify app with the exception of locally stored data that is necessary for the app to work. Your password is never stored and if you have signed out of the app, you must provide both username and password to log back in again.

Delete user details

To delete user details, log out of the Spotify app via the settings menu. The user details are also deleted at a factory reset of the center display.

Tips when using Spotify

If you experience problems with Spotify, check that you have a working internet connection and good signal strength.

  1. 1 Availability varies depending on market.