How to Sync Music to iPhone 8 from Computer with/without iTunes

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Alisa Updated on Jun 21, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Apple has released iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus for some time now. Now many people have bought one or two. Rather than carrying around a separate MP3 player or PMP, it's worth considering the iPhone 8 as a music player for music entertainment on-the-go. If so, you should probably think of how to sync music from your computer to iPhone 8. The most common way is to use iTunes. This is undoubtedly the way most Apple users are familiar with. In addition, there are other simple solutions that are easier for you to sync music to iPhone. This article will help you transfer music to iPhone 8 from the computer with/without iTunes, with detailed instructions.

Part 1 How to Sync Music from iTunes to iPhone 8

As we all know, iOS users can purchase music from iTunes, and transfer to iOS devices via USB cables. If you've never synced music to your iPhone, follow this iTunes tutorial to see how simple it really is. The easiest way to sync music to iPhone with iTunes is to use automatic sync. Let's see how to do it step by step.

Step 1: Plug the dock connector end of USB cable into your iPhone and the other end into your computer. iTunes will usually launch automatically. If not, you can also manually open iTunes.

Step 2: Click the iPhone icon under the Devices list in the left pane of the iTunes window.

Step 3: Select the Music tab at the top of the iPhone "Settings" window.

Step 4: Click the Sync music check-box. The "Automatically include all music" checkbox will sync all music to your device. Click the double arrow to show more sync options. If you want to select specific music to transfer, check the box for each music in the Music pane.

Step 5: Click Apply button to start transferring. With iTunes, you can only sync purchased music and songs to your iPhone 8. If you want to make use of free sources of music online, you might need to download them from the internet and transfer music from computer to iPhone without iTunes.

Part 2 How to Sync Music to iPhone 8 from Computer

If you're looking for the easiest way to transfer your music from computer to your iPhone/iPad, then EaseUS MobiMover Free can be your best free choice. It is the world's first freeware for iPhone data transfer that can export files from computer to iPhone/iPad, transfer data from one iPhone/iPad to another and back up your iPhone/iPad content to the computer for totally FREE. MobiMover will safely transfer iOS content without erasing the original data on your devices. Apart from transferring music, MobiMover Free can also export iPhone ringtones to computer. Now let's see how to sync music to iPhone 8 from Computer with EaseUS MobiMover Free.

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Step 1: Connect the iPhone 8/8 Plus to your PC via USB cable and tap Trust This Computer on the iPhone screen if a pop-up occurs and asks. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free > click the iPhone device (like EaseUS1 here) on the main screen > Audio.

how to put music from PC to iPhone 8 - step 1

Step 2: Click the Transfer to This Device button since you want to transfer music to your iPhone 8 from the computer. If you want to put music to your iPhone 8/8 Plus from another iPhone, click the Transfer to Other Device button. Or tap the Transfer to Computer button if you want to transfer music from iPhone to PC. The supported music formats are MP3, M4A, M4B, M4P, M4R, RM, WAV, WMA, MDI, and AAC.  

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Step 3: Now you need to select the music you'd like to put on your iPhone 8. After that, click Open and MobiMover will start downloading music from computer to your iPhone 8. When it has finished, go to your iPhone to check the newly downloaded music.

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With MobiMover Free, you can also transfer music from computer to iPad, so that you can enjoy music on each of your iOS devices anytime, anywhere.