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Add Ringtones to iPhone 8/8 Plus with or Without iTunes in Free Ways

Updated on Jan 27, 2018 by Cedric Grantham to iPhone Data Transfer

Summary:
Want to add ringtones to iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus to make your new iPhone more personalized? Read this post and learn to add ringtones to iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus with or without iTunes in two free ways.

Adding ringtones is one of the most useful ways to personalize your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 when you have switched from the old iPhone. The way to add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus for most of iPhone users is relying on iTunes to make and sync the ringtones to iPhone, which is rather complex for newbies. In this post, we will offer you an iTunes alternative, EaseUS MobiMover Free, the unique totally free iPhone data transfer software to easily add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in an easier way than ever. What's more, the detailed guidance to add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus by using iTunes is offered in the second part, check it if you still need it. Here below, check the index of this post and you can link to the most interesting part as you like. 

Where to download iPhone 8/8 Plus ringtones 

Before you can add ringtones to your iPhone 8 or 8 Plus with or without iTunes, you need to prepare and download ringtones on your computer. We list the top five iPhone 8/8 Plus ringtones download websites for you to choose as many favorite ringtones as you like. 

1. zedge.net: contains a large amount free and cool ringtones in classical, country, rock and so on.

2. mob.org: provides the way to look for the ringtones under a list of genres or artists.

3. mobilesringtones.com: gives a wide range of ringtones to listen to online before downloading.

4. freetone.org: listen to popular ringtones and downloading them to PC freely.

5. mobcup.net: offers a lot of excellent ringtones in MP3 and M4R formats with high quality.

These five websites give you a wide range of ringtones from which you can choose without paying a penny. You can listen online and download your favorite ringtones by downloading them on the computer, sending them to mail or scanning a QR code. 

Tips
As none of these websites allow for downloading ringtones on your iPhone 8 or 8 Plus directly, you have to use a third-party iPhone data transfer tool to help you to add them to your iPhone 8/8 Plus. And the EaseUS MobiMover Free demonstrated below is available to you, read on to check details. 

Add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus without iTunes

EaseUS MobiMover Free makes it an easy thing to add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus without iTunes. As you have downloaded the ringtones on your computer from the five websites we recommended, now, let's start to transfer these ringtones to your iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. What's more, MobiMover Free also supports transferring other files from PC to iPhone, like photos, music, videos, movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and eBooks.

1. Install EaseUS MobiMover on your computer running Windows 7/8/10 through clicking following download button. Please also install iTunes on your computer only for data access, which is inevitable if you want to use a third-party iPhone transfer tool. 

2. Connect your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus to the computer with its original USB cable, and tap "Trust This Computer" on the iPhone. Run MobiMover on your desktop and choose "Custom" in the main interface. And then, go to "Audios" > "Ringtones".

click custom and audios to display ringtones

3. Once you click "Ringtones", MobiMover will display all your existing ringtones if you have. If not, go to the upper left corner and find the "Transfer to This Device" button that enables you to add ringtones to iPhone 8 directly. 

click transfer to this deivice

4. Click "Transfer to This Device", and navigate to the pre-prepared melodies or music clips on your computer. You are able to add single or multiple ringtones files to your iPhone 8 at a time and then click "Open" to load them in MobiMover.

find rintonges files on the computer

5. After clicking "Open", the ringtones will be directly added to your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. And when the transfer process is done, open your iPhone 8 or 8 Plus, go to "Settings" > "Sound & Haptics" > "Ringtone" to check the added ringtones. If you are also using old iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus, go to read the post how to add ringtones to iPhone 7 or 7 Plus to customize the ringtones. 

transfer ringtones to iPhone 7

Add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus with iTunes

If you haven't prepared any ready-made ringtones on your computer, you can use iTunes to make and add ringtones to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus, which is more complicated than by using MobiMover Free. And there are ten steps in total for adding ringtones to iPhone 8/8 Plus with iTunes, check each one carefully. 

1. Download and install the latest iTunes on your computer. Then, connect your iPhone 8/8 Plus to the computer. If you are unlucky to find iPhone 8 not showing up on Windows 10, fix it timely. 

2. Run iTunes and click "iTunes music library" to choose the song you want to make as a ringtone.

3. Right-click the song and choose "Get Info".

4. Click "Options" to set the ringtone volume and start & stop time. When is done, click "OK". 

NOTE: Before setting the start and stop time of the song, you need to first make sure which part of the song you want to make as a ringtone and remember the start and stop time accurate to seconds.

set the start and stop time

5. Right-click the song again and choose "Create AAC Version". And then, you will see the original song and the segment of the song you set in step 4 appear at iTunes library.

6. Right-click the song segment and choose "Show in Finder".

7. Rename the extension of the song segment from .m4a to .m4r for using as a ringtone on iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.

change to .m4r extension

8. Copy the newly made .m4r music file to your local. Then get back to iTunes and delete the song segment.

9. Click "Music" to display in iTunes, and copy the .m4r file from local to "Music".

10. Back to the iTunes main screen, and click iPhone device button within iTunes, go to "Tones", and you will see "Sync Tones", choose "Selected tones", click "Sync" and choose "Apply" to add ringtones to iPhone 8. 

sync ringtone to iPhone