How to play Apple Music on Microsoft Lumia?

I have subscribed to Apple Music on my Windows laptop. Is there any chance I can enjoy Apple Music on my Microsoft Lumia 640 with Windows Phone 8.1?

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Unfortunately, you can't access Apple Music on Windows phones such as Microsoft Lumia. Apple Music is only supported on these devices:

  • iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch with iOS 8.4 or later, Apple Watch(Update from a paired iPhone), Apple TV(4th generation) or later, CarPlay, Sonos
  • iTunes for Mac or Windows 12.2 or later
  • Android phones with Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) or later

What about downloading Apple Music songs on Windows and then transfer to Microsoft Lumia 640? Well, the fact is that Apple Music songs are in DRM protected M4P format which is not supported by Windows phone media players. However, if you can remove DRM from Apple Music songs and convert Apple Music to MP3 , you can then play them on Microsoft Lumia. All you need is an Apple Music DRM removal tool .

Here we will introduce you a powerful Apple Music converter - Ondesoft iTunes Converter, which allows you to easily remove DRM from Apple Music songs and convert Apple Music to MP3 without downloading. It is available on Mac and Windows.

Steps to convert Apple Music M4P to MP3 and play on Microsoft Lumia

1. Download and Launch Apple Music Converter

Download, install and launch Ondesoft Apple Music Converter on your Mac or Windows.

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2. Sign in your Apple Music account

Click the Sign in button and enter your Apple ID.

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3. Change output format(optional)

The default output format is lossless M4A. Ondesoft Apple Music Converter also supports converting Apple Music to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV and AIFF. You can also customize output file name with any combination of title, artist, album, playlist index and track ID.

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4. Select music

Follow the on-screen instructions to choose the playlist or album you want to convert.

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Click Add songs.

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5. Start Conversion

By default, all songs in the playlist/album will be checked. If there are songs you don't want to convert, please uncheck the box. Then click Convert button to start downloading songs to the format you choose.

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After conversion, click below folder icon to quickly locate the downloaded songs.

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Features of Ondesoft Apple Music Converter:

Provide better user experience
Display your iTunes Library and output settings on the user-friendly interface. There is no need to download the tracks, playlists or albums if your internet connection is fast enough . Just add Apple Music tracks, playlists or albums to iTunes library. Apple Music to MP3 converter will automatically load and show them on the interface.

Customize profile settings
Apple Music to MP3 converter allows you to customize Codec, Bitrate, Sample rate and Channels of the output song. You can also save them as custom profile for future use.

Fast Conversion Speed
The conversion speed can be as fast as 16X and you are free to set it as you desired.

Search Function
The powerful search function enables you to quickly find Apple Music tracks you need with name, artist and album.

Customize song name format
Output song name can contain Title, Artist, Album, TrackID and DiskID and you are free to customize it as you like.

Save ID tags
ID tags such as song name, Artist name, Album, Album artist, Genre and Artwork will be saved to the output MP3 and M4A files.

Batch conversion
Batch conversion allows you to convert as many Apple Music tracks as you want at a time.

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Convert Apple Music, iTunes music, audiobooks, Audible audiobooks to MP3, M4A, etc.

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