How to Transfer MP3 to iPhone without iTunes

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Duke Updated on Jun 05, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

As a great smartphone, iPhone also has brilliant functions at music playing. It's will be a real pity if you don't use the music player function on iPhone. But, the storage on iPhone is very limited, and sometimes you have the songs you like on computer but not on iPhone. At this moment, you need to send music files to iPhone. The mp3 file should be the commonest music file, let's try to transfer mp3 to your iPhone.

Method 1. Transfer mp3 to iPhone without iTunes

In terms of putting MP3 to iPhone. It's quite normal that iTunes may not recognize your device, and according to Apple forum, lots of people are complaining about how slow iTunes is. In fact, there are many free iPhone transfer programs you could use to replace iTunes. EaseUS MobiMover is a good choice. The best feature of MobiMover is usability. What's more, it's easy to operate. It will help you to transfer mp3 and all the other kinds of iPhone music files with just a few clicks.

Click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps to transfer MP3 files to your iPhone within minutes.

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Note: MobiMover is compatible with PC running Windows 7 and later or Mac running macOS 10.12 (Sierra), 10.13 (High Sierra), Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), and 10.11 (El Capitan).

Step 1: Connect your iPhone/iPad to your computer and start EaseUS MobiMover Free. When a notification pops up on your iPhone screen asking you whether to trust this computer, click Trust to continue.

How to transfer MP3 to iPhone/iPad - Step 1

Step 2: Click the select box to choose your computer as the source device. Then tap the more button (the three dots) and choose to transfer MP3 files from computer to your iPhone/iPad by folder or by file.

How to transfer MP3 to iPhone/iPad - Step 2

Step 3: Select the folder that contains the MP3 files you want to transfer or choose the audio files directly. In addition to MP3, MobiMover also supported other 8 audio formats, including M4A, M4B, M4P, M4R, WAV, WMA, MID, and AAC.

How to transfer MP3 to iPhone/iPad - Step 3

Step 4: If you choose a folder that contains other file types, MobiMover will automatically select all the transferable items in it. You can download MP3 on your iPhone/iPad together with other files.

How to transfer MP3 to iPhone/iPad - Step 4

Step 5: After selecting the items, click Transfer to start transferring MP3 from computer to your iPhone/iPad. When it has completed, you can go to your iDevice to check the items. With MobiMover, other than downloading MP3 to your iPhone/iPad from computer, you can also transfer MP3 to your device from another iPhone/iPad running iOS 8 or later.

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Tips: If you want to transfer photos to iPhone, you could copy the operation at Photos category again.

Method 2. Transfer mp3 to iPhone with Airdrop

If you want to get old data on new iPhone, Airdrop would be a nice choice. Using Airdrop is a good method, but you have to transfer only on song at one time.

Step 1. Turn on Airdrop on both of your devices.

Step 2. Go to the Music app, and find the mp3 you want to send.

Step 3. Tap it to play, then you can see the Airdrop button in the middle at the bottom.

Step 4. Tap the Airdrop Button and choose the other iPhone with your name. This step will help you to send mp3 to iPhone.

Step 5. Tap Accept on the other iPhone to finish send mp3 files to iPhone.