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Spotify for Windows Phone gets completely overhauled thanks to a recent update

Spotify for Windows Phone gets completely overhauled thanks to a recent update
If you are an avid Spotify user and you are toting a Windows Phone device in your pocket, then you are probably slightly envious of iOS and Android users, who treat themselves to the overhauled versions of the popular music streaming service on their beloved devices. Not long ago, Spotify for both of these platforms received several new features, as well as a renovated, much darker user interface.

So, it was more than natural that the Windows Phone iteration of Spotify would follow soon, and it did, indeed! Although the newest iOS and Android perks of Spotify have not made their way to its WP version, the overhauled interface and looks arrived thanks to a recent update.

The latest version of Spotify for Microsoft's OS comes with several new features, which have been around on its iOS and Android counterparts for quite some time now – Browse and Discover. The former allows you to choose among various playlists, whereas the latter uses sophisticated algorithms in order to provide you with music that might suit your taste. The Radio feature is now also on board – thanks to it, Windows Phone fans of Spotify can create their own radio stations and browse among the ones, created by other audiophiles.

The design department of Spotify for Windows Phone has also seen some changes - the user interface has been completely revamped and “streamlined”. It also received the dark-color treatment and now comes with visuals that are pretty similar to the ones of its Android and iOS peers.

Download: Spotify (Windows Phone | Android | iOS)


source: Spotify via Neowin

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posted on 13 May 2014, 09:33

1. eljon (Posts: 1; Member since: 13 May 2014)


very uncomfortable UI with menu button on the left upper corner, no playlist to start with so u need to dig to them plus this design totally contradicting windows language.

posted on 13 May 2014, 09:40 2

2. Super3310 (Posts: 61; Member since: 06 May 2014)


Lov my lumia 1520

posted on 13 May 2014, 10:31 1

3. papss (unregistered)


What does that have to do with this article? I love mine too

posted on 13 May 2014, 12:14 1

4. NokiaFTW (Posts: 1900; Member since: 24 Oct 2012)


Hey I love mine too!

posted on 13 May 2014, 12:30 1

5. muser793 (Posts: 41; Member since: 15 Aug 2013)


well i don't have 1520 :( but i love my 920 (except its fu**in battery life :D) seriously WP is getting better and better. 90% of good apps are available on WP and there are good alternatives for the missing 10%.

posted on 13 May 2014, 17:01

6. Arte-8800 (limited) (Posts: 4054; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)


I love my L1020 but not the platform

posted on 14 May 2014, 00:17

7. rodneyej1 (Posts: 3523; Member since: 06 Jul 2013)


Best device I've ever had because its arguably the best you can get!

posted on 14 May 2014, 01:20

8. dorian827 (Posts: 125; Member since: 28 Jul 2012)


I love the update, especially using Spotify all the time. Spotify 3.0 is EXCELLENT, loads great, scrolls greater, no resuming and pauses, skips anymore.

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