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How to Transfer Music from Laptop to iPhone

Myra updated on Nov 05, 2020 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

An iPhone can not only be used to make a call but can also be used as a powerful music player. With it, you can play wonderful songs anywhere in the world. If you have a large music collection on your laptop and want to listen to them on your iPhone, do you know how to transfer music from laptop to iPhone? Perhaps you are frustrated? This article will show you two methods to transfer songs from laptop to iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, etc.

Method 1: How to transfer music from laptop to iPhone via iTunes

This method will copy music from your iTunes library to the music folder on your iPhone. Let's see how it works.

1. First of all, open iTunes, and make sure that you've installed the latest version. If not, you can check for updates in the help menu.

2. Secondly, transfer music to the iTunes library. Click the "File" option and select "Add File to Library", then select the music files you want to transfer and click "Open".

3. Finally, connect your iPhone to the laptop. Try to click on your iPhone icon and open the "Music" tab, after that, choose the "Sync Music" option. In this section, you can decide whether to transfer the Entire music library, or just some playlists, artists, albums, and genres. Then click the "Apply" button to finish the transfer.

Transfer music from laptop to iPhone via iTunes

Method 2:How to transfer/copy songs from laptop to iPhone without iTunes

iTunes is a great tool. Your iPhone relies on it to complete a lot of things, but there are a lot of people who do not like to use it because they feel it is very cumbersome. So, what's the alternative? Here we'd like to recommend a powerful iPhone transfer program - EaseUS MobiMover to help you copy songs to iPhone without using iTunes. It can help you transfer your music from your laptop to your iPhone with just a few clicks and manage music files on iPhone easily. As software for iOS 8/9/10/11/12/13 data transfer and file management, MobiMover supports the data transfer between two iOS devices or between iOS device and computer. In addition to music, EaseUS MobiMover can also transfer photos, videos, contacts, messages, and more.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone/iPad to the laptop and run EaseUS MobiMover.

Click on "PC to Phone" transfer mode, then click "Select Files" and move to the next step.

how to transfer music from laptop to iPhone/iPad - step 1

Step 2. Browse to select the Music files saved on your laptop and click "Open" to confirm that you want to transfer them to your iDevice.

how to transfer music from laptop to iPhone/iPad - step 2

Step 3. The selected music files will be classified in Audio, click "Transfer" to start the transferring process.

If you want to add more items, drap and drop them on the window before clicking the transfer button.

When the process finishes, you can open the Music app on your iPhone or iPad to check the transferred items. 

how to transfer music from laptop to iPhone/iPad - step 3

As an iPhone user, you will need a tool like EaseUS MobiMover in many situations. When you get a new iPhone, you may need to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone, back up text messages on your previous iPhone, or add ringtones to your new iPhone. All these can be easily done with MobiMover. Don't hesitate to give it a try.