iOS 11 Guide | How to Delete Ringtones from iPhone X/8/7 without iTunes

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Myra Posted on Jul 18, 2018 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

Applies To: iPhone XS/XS Max/XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6/6s and other iPhones/iPads running iOS 8 and later

How do I delete the unwanted ringtones on my iPhone X? Using iTunes doesn't work. Is there any other way to do it without iTunes?

Many iPhone users have reported that using iTunes didn't help to remove ringtones from their iPhone effectively by syncing, which is quite annoying when one really wants to delete ringtones from the iPhone. Luckily, there are many other iTunes alternatives or iPhone content managers that you can use to get things done. In this article, I'd like to recommend EaseUS MobiMover Free, the versatile FREEWARE for iPhone content management, iOS data transfer, and video download, for you.


A Brief Introduction to EaseUS MobiMover Free

An iPhone/iPad Content Manager

With MobiMover installed on your computer running Windows or macOS, you can freely delete files on your iPhone/iPad, edit the existing data on your device, or add new items to your device from the computer without any operation in iTunes. In addition to ringtones, other file types, including videos, photos, music, voice memos, contacts, messages, and more, are also supported by MobiMover.

An iOS Data Transfer Tool

Other than being a content manager, MobiMover can also serve as an iOS data transfer tool for you, which means you can transfer files from computer to iPhone/iPad, back up iPhone/iPad content to computer, and sync data from one iOS device to another. Thus, after deleting the unwanted ringtones on your iPhone, you can add ringtones to your iPhone from computer using MobiMover.

A Video Downloader

As a comprehensive tool, MobiMover also offers you the video download feature, with which you can download videos from website, like YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Metacafe, Dailymotion, BBC News, and more, to your computer or iPhone/iPad.


Now, let's take a look at how to easily delete ringtones from your iPhone X, iPhone 8, or iPhone 7 using MobiMover.

How to delete ringtones from iPhone X/8/7 without iTunes

"without iTunes" means you don't need to operate in iTunes when deleting ringtones on your iPhone with MobiMover. However, to help MobiMover recognize your iPhone, it's necessary for you to install iTunes on your computer.

Click the button below to download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free (100% FREE & SAFE) on your computer running Windows 7 and later or macOS 10.7 and later. Then follow the detailed steps to remove unwanted custom ringtones from your iPhone in iOS 11.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer, start EaseUS MobiMover and go to "Content Management > Audio > Ringtones. 

How to delete ringtones on iPhone - Step 1

Step 2. If you want to delete all ringtones on your iPhone at once, click "Select All" and then tap the trash icon. While if you intend to remove specific items from your device, choose these items and tick the "Delete" button.

How to delete ringtones on iPhone - Step 2

Step 3. Then a new window will pop up asking for confirmation. Click "Yes" to delete ringtones on your iPhone in seconds.

How to delete ringtones on iPhone - Step 3

With just a few clicks, you can easily delete ringtones from your iPhone X, iPhone 8, or iPhone 7 without using iTunes. Don't hesitate to give it a try.