"We can confirm Windows Phone 8.x is no longer supported. You can still use our Spotify application on the associated devices, but it will no longer receive any further updates and download the application. We apologize for the inconvenience." posted by Twitter user Alessandro S in 2016.
However, Spotify has since clarified matters: they are still supporting the app on Windows Phone, adding that it has no plans to give up on Windows Phone yet. In fact Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 10 Mobile owners still expect that the Spotify will keep running smoothly until then.
For many users, one of the biggest letdowns of Spotify streaming audio is the end support for the mobile OS. In order to remove all limits resulted from Spotfiy suddenly drops support for it's Windows Phone App one day, an easy and stable alternative solution is needed. Spotify Music Converter is far much more than a simple tool to remove DRM from Spotify Music or playlist and convert to MP3/ AAC/ WAV/ FLAC for transferring them to Windows Phone, Android Phone or iOS phone for enjoying freely. But what makes this program stand out from the crowd is the excellent output audio quality and 5X conversion speed.
Things You'll Need:
(Note: please make sure you have installed Spotify on your computer.)
Step 1. Drag and drop Music from Spotify to Sidify.
Launch the program and Spotify will be opened automatically. Just click " " icon and then drag & drop any music or playlist from Spotify to Sidify Music converter.
Step 2. Choose Output Format
Then click setting button to change the basic parameters (Including Output format, Output quality and Conversion speed, etc). Here you can choose format as MP3/ AAC/ FLAC/ WAV and adjust conversion speed up to 5X faster.
Step 3. Start Converting Spotify Music to Plain Format.
Click "CONVERT" button to remove DRM and convert these files to plain format without losing original quality.
Step 4. Find Out the Well-converted Music Files.
After conversion, you will easily find the downloaded DRM-free version of Spotify music files in the top right corner.
Step 3. Sync the Converted Music to your Windows Phone.
With Sidify's intuitive user interface, you can easily encrypt DRM and convert Spotify Music or playlist to plain formats for syncing to Windows phone or other MP3 players. What's more, all your ID3 tags would be kept successfully.
Note: The trial version of Sidify music converter for Spotify only enable us to convert 3-minutes audio files for sample testing, you can unlock the time limitation by purchasing the full version.