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Music and videos on your Windows Phone

Windows Phone is loaded with all of your favourite media – from music to videos, podcasts and more. In just a few taps, your favourite streaming or downloaded content will be delivered straight to your phone.

Music and videos on Windows Phone 8.1

It's as simple as ever to enjoy your favourite tunes, TV programmes, films, podcasts and FM radio stations.

  • Xbox Music – Use the music app to find millions of songs to stream or download. Want to enjoy unlimited streaming and downloads? Give Xbox Music Pass a try. To learn more about Xbox Music and how to play music on your phone, go to Xbox.com.
  • Xbox Video – Buy and watch your favourite TV programmes and films with the video app. Watch a lot of TV? Have a look at getting a Season Pass. To learn more about Xbox Video and how to play videos on your phone, go to Xbox.com.
  • PodcastsSubscribe to podcasts and play them with the podcasts app.
  • FM radio – Plug in your headphones and use the FM radio app to surf the airwaves.

Music and videos on Windows Phone 8

If your phone is running Windows Phone 8, there are several ways to manage your media.

Music

  • Go to Music + Videos Hub. On Start Start button or in the App list, tap Music + Videos ‍‍Music icon. Swipe over to Xbox, then tap Xbox Music Store.
  • Get the Xbox Music app from the Windows Phone Store. On Start Start button or in the App list, tap Store Store icon > Search Search icon, then enter Xbox Music in the search bar.
  • Go to the Windows Phone Store. On Start Start button or in the App list, tap Store Store icon, then tap Music, or tap Search Search icon and type a song title, album title or artist name.
  • Sync music to your phone from your PC. For more info on how to move stuff over to your phone from your PC, see Synchronising music, ringtones and podcasts using your computer and Copying your iTunes music to your phone.

Video

  • Get the Xbox Video app from the Windows Phone Store. Want to download videos directly onto your phone? You'll need to get the app. On Start Start button or in the App list, tap Store Store icon > Search Search icon, then enter Xbox Video in the search bar.
  • Sync videos to your phone from your PC. For more info on how to move stuff over to your phone from your PC, see Synchronising photos and videos using your computer.

Podcasts

FM radio

You can listen to FM radio in the Music + Videos Hub. On Start Start button or in the App list, tap Music + Videos Music icon. Swipe over to Collection, then tap Radio.

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