How to Sync Ringtones to iPhone X/8/8 Plus with Ease

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"When I use iTunes to sync the created ringtones from my laptop to my new iPhone 8, after syncing they don't appear on the phone. What happened? How can I sync ringtones to iPhone 8 successfully? Any suggestion?" - A user from Apple Discussions

Many iPhone users want to add ringtones to the iPhone to make them individualized in the crowd, but many of them are stuck on the same question listed above and fail to sync ringtones to there iPhone without a definite reason. Today, we will focus on this issue by offering you two ways to sync ringtones to iPhone X or sync ringtones to iPhone 8/8 Plus with iTunes and EaseUS MobiMover Free. You can choose either of the two according to your own practical situation.

Method 1: How to sync ringtones to iPhone X/8/8 Plus with iTunes

If you have created ringtones using iTunes or purchased some ringtones in iTunes library, you can refer iTunes to sync ringtones to iPhone on your laptop or PC.

Please notes that iTunes syncing will cause existing media files overwriting. Therefore, if you have added some important files on your iPhone and don't want to lose them, then you need to skip to Method 2 to sync music to iPhone 8/8 Plus/X with EaseUS MobiMover Free, which won't cause any data loss after ringtones syncing.

1. Connect your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to the computer in Windows or Mac with a USB cable.

2. Run iTunes and click the iPhone Device button to display the contents on iPhone. If you find your iPhone not connect to iTunes, fix it with the online guide.

3. Click Summary > Tones and you will the Sync Tones in the right side panel.

4. Tick Sync Tones and choose All Tones or Selected Tones to sync the ringtones to your iPhone.

5. Click Apply to sync ringtones to iPhone X/8/8 Plus now. 

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Method 2: How to sync ringtones to iPhone X/8/8 Plus with MobiMover

EaseUS MobiMover Free is a reliable and stable iPhone ringtones maker that allows you to add ringtones from laptop or PC to your iPhone with ease. And you don't need to worry about the previous data loss. Besides, MobiMover Free also enables to transfer data from PC to iPhone X or iPhone 8/8 Plus in many other types, such as photos, videos, movies, music, audiobooks, contacts, notes, and Safari bookmarks.

On the contrary, if you need to back up iPhone ringtones to the computer or transfer ringtones from old iPhone to 8/8 Plus or X MobiMover Free also enables you to do so with great ease. 

Now, install EaseUS MobiMover on your computer, then follow the steps to add ringtones to your iPhone from computer.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer (PC/Mac) with a USB cable. When a prompt appears on your iPhone asking you whether to trust this computer, you need to tap Trust to continue. Start EaseUS MobiMover Free > click your iPhone device (like EaseUS1 here) > Audio.

This guide shows you how to use the custom transfer feature to add ringtones to iPhone selectively, and you can also use the 1-click transfer mode to make things done.

how to transfer ringtones from computer to iPhone - step 1

Step 2: Choose Ringtones, and then click the Transfer to This Device button since you want to download ringtones to your iPhone from the computer. If you're going to send ringtones to your iPhone from another iPhone/iPad, use the Transfer to Other Device feature to help you.

how to transfer ringtones from computer to iPhone - step 2

Step 3: Now you need to select the ringtones (M4A/M4R files) you'd like to copy from computer to your iPhone. After that, click Open and MobiMover will start transferring immediately. When it has finished, go to Settings on your iPhone, then tap Sounds & Haptics > Ringtone to change ringtone on your iPhone.

how to transfer ringtones from computer to iPhone - step 3

If you are still using old iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, you may need how to add ringtones to iPhone 7 or 7 Plus to sync ringtones without effort.