How to Download Music from iCloud to iPhone 8/iPhone X

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Myra Updated on Jun 05, 2018 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

Want to download music from iCloud to your newly bought iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X? Want to re-download purchased music from iCloud to your iPhone in iOS 11? Want to download all music from iCloud to your iPhone at once? Read this article and learn how to make it from the detailed steps provided in this article. Besides, in case you need, the way to transfer music from computer to iPhone 8/8 Plus/X using a free alternative to iTunes is also covered in Part 2. Read on to get more details.

Part 1: How to download music from iCloud to iPhone 8/iPhone X

Before downloading music from iCloud to your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X, you need to set up iCloud first by going to Settings > [your name] > iCloud. After that, follow the steps below to get music from iCloud to your iPhone.

Step 1: Open iTunes Store from the home screen on your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X. (Cannot connect to iTunes Store on iPhone in iOS 11? Learn how to cope with the problem from the article.)

Step 2: Tap on the More tab and choose Purchased.

Step 3: Choose Music and switch to Not on This iPhone.

Step 4: Click All Songs. If you want to download all songs from iCloud to your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X, click Download All at the top right corner of your iPhone screen. While if you want to get songs from iCloud to your iPhone selectively, tap on the Download arrow next to the songs you like to download them to your device.

How to download music from iCloud to iPhone 8/iPhone X

Part 2: How to download music from computer to iPhone 8/iPhone X

While if you have stored some wonderful songs on your PC and want to copy them to your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X to enjoy them whenever you like, you can use the completely free iOS data transfer software, EaseUS MobiMover Free, to help you transfer music from computer to iPhone without any cost and limitation. As a tool for iOS data transfer and file management, MobiMover enables you to transfer files between two iOS devices (iPhone/iPad in iOS 8 or later) or between an iOS device and computer and manage your iPhone/iPad contents by deleting/editing/adding items. Music, ringtones, audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music videos, photos, contacts, messages and more can all be transferred to or out of your iPhone/iPad. Thus, you can use MobiMover not only to download music from computer to iPhone but also transfer music from iPhone to iPhone 8. Follow the steps below to learn how to transfer music from computer to your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X within minutes.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 to your computer and run EaseUS MobiMover.

Allow EaseUS MobiMover to access your iPhone by clicking "Trust" on the phone and "Allow" on the program.

Select the transfer mode - "PC to Phone", click "Select Files" to continue and move to the next step.

If you are a Mac user, you need to install and use EaseUS MobiMover Free for Mac and put music to iPhone X/8/7 with the same steps.

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Step 2. Browse saved music files on your PC and click "Open" to confirm.

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Step 3. Check the Audio box, all selected music files will be classified there, and click "Transfer" to start the transferring.

If you need to add items to transfer, drag and drop them on this window before clicking the Transfer button.

When the process finishes, open the Music app on your iPhone X, 8 or 7, you'll be able to check and play all the transferred music files.

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