Deezer is one of the best music streaming services available in the market today but most of its high-end features are limited to the paid subscription version only. One such feature is the Deezer Offline Mode that allows you to download music tracks from the Deezer database directly on your computer, smartphone, or tablet. This allows you to listen to your favorite songs from Deezer, even when you are not connected to the internet i.e.

Part 1: How to Use Deezer Offline Mode on a Smartphone

Now that you know what the Deezer offline mode is, let us take a look at how you can make use of this feature on the Deezer app that is available on smartphones:

  1. Download and install the Deezer app on your Android or Apple device.
  2. Open the Deezer app.
  3. Login to your Deezer account by entering the required credentials.
  4. Tap the 3 Vertical Dots (Menu) button on the top-right hand corner of your screen.
  5. Tap the option for ‘Settings’.
  6. From here, you will now be able to see an option for Offline Mode, tap the slider next to it to turn it on.

Once you have enabled Offline Mode for Deezer on your smartphone, the app will no longer consume precious mobile data for accessing online content but instead will allow you to browse through all your downloaded songs and albums for offline listening. When you are online, you can download music tracks and playlists to your smartphone for listening to it later.

Part 2: Limitations of Deezer Offline Mode

Everything has its downfalls and so does Deezer. While Offline Mode is a nifty feature to have, it does have its limitations as mentioned below:

  • The Offline Mode is only available with the Deezer Premium (or subscription) account which means that free users cannot access this feature on their devices.
  • You cannot access online content or specific information from the online database when the app is in Offline Mode.
  • The downloaded songs and albums are stored in a location that is not easily found which restricts your access to the downloaded music tracks from within the Deezer app only.

Part 3: How to Find Deezer Offline files

As we mentioned above, finding the Deezer offline files can be quite a difficult task which can limit your access to the downloaded music. However, to help you out with this, we have mentioned the directories for Deezer’s downloaded data on Android and iOS below:


Navigate to the root folder of your default storage via a file explorer and look for a folder named data. Inside this folder, you will be able to find a subfolder with the name Moving further inside will lead you to a folder named files. Here you will find the downloaded music and lyric files for Deezer.


Navigate to the root folder of your default storage via a file explorer and look for a folder named Deezer. Inside this folder, you will be able to find a subfolder by the name files. Here is where you will find all your downloaded music files and lyric files.

Note that you can also change the default storage location on Deezer by the following process: Menu > Settings > App > Disk Usage > Change Storage. However, it is highly recommended that you do not change the default storage location for preventing unwanted errors.

Part 4: Alternative to Deezer Offline Mode – iMusic

The most demanding requirement of Deezer Offline Mode is that it requires a paid Deezer subscription. You cannot download or listen to music offline from within Deezer if you do not have access to Deezer Premium. However, even if you do not have the Deezer Offline Mode available, there is nothing to worry about. This is because the powerful iMusic has you covered.

iMusic is a beautifully designed, incredibly reliable music management tool that allows you to download Deezer music so that you can listen to it offline. Starting with the user interface, iMusic has a well-designed, intuitive user interface that is very easy to understand and use for even the most novice of users. The software is an all-in-one tool that is dedicated to solving all your music problems. From sorting music tracks to fixing iTunes issues, everything music is covered by iMusic.

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Let us now take a look at the key features of iMusic and how it is the best alternative for Deezer Offline:

Discover: Like Deezer, iMusic has its very own database of music tracks that is filled with the most popular songs, genres, artists, and playlists. This music library is built from numerous online sources and every song is available in high-definition (HD) quality. You can easily browse through the library for listening to your favorite tracks or downloading them for offline listening.

Download: iMusic allows you to download music files from over 3000+ websites on the web. The tool automatically fetches the best available quality of a music file and makes it available for you to listen offline. The most notable websites that are compatible with iMusic are YouTube, Facebook, VEVO, Pandora, Spotify, and Vimeo. You can add these songs to your computer system, iTunes library, or smartphone for listening to them whenever you want.

Transfer: If you want to make sure that your music library is synched across all devices (computer, smartphone, and tablet) then the iMusic transfer and sync tool comes in quite handy. Once you have your device connected to your computer system, the software automatically syncs your music library to ensure that you have a seamless and enjoyable music playback experience.

Fix iTunes issues: For Apple users, iMusic is a solution for both Deezer and iTunes. There are dedicated features in iMusic that allow you to fix issues with iTunes that include broken tracks, deleted albums, and missing metadata. The software automatically detects problems with iTunes and rectifies them for you.

Record: This is the important feature of iMusic since it is directly associated with Deezer. With the help of this record feature, you can download songs from the Deezer database directly to your computer system for offline listening. All you need to do is to navigate to the ‘Record’ feature on iMusic and then start playing your Deezer music track on your web browser and iMusic will automatically record (and download) the song for you. Once this is complete, you can simply transfer it to your smartphone via the ‘Transfer’ feature for simulating the Deezer Offline Mode without having to pay a single penny!

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