[Guide]How to Transfer Music from iPhone to iPhone with/without iTunes

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

The iPhone is a great device for playing music, and it's easy to play music on an iPhone. When you switch to a new iPhone, let's say the newly released iPhone 8/8 Plus/X, how to transfer music from old iPhone to new iPhone? When talking about how to move music from one iPhone to another, most iPhone users will use iTunes to back up and restore or another way around, which will cause the existing data loss on new iPhone without any doubt. Transferring music from iPhone to iPhone can be a struggle, but it can be quite simple if you find the right way. There, don't give up your music when you change to new iPhone, you can transfer it across with the simple tips here.

In this post, we will provide you the easiest way transfer music from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes (Part 1), that is by using EaseUS MobiMover Free, the top one free iPhone data transfer software in the world. With MobiMover, you are able to export music from iPhone to iPhone, iPhone to iPad, iPad to iPhone and iPad to iPad. Besides, in case you need, the way to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone using iTunes is also provided (Part 2). Read on following paragraphs to get well informed.

Part 1: How to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes

Tip 1: Transfer music from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes using EaseUS MobiMover Free

Transferring files from iPhone to iPhone is just one of the greatest features of MobiMover Free, other important functions are exporting data from iPhone/iPad to PC/laptop, importing contents from PC/laptop to iPhone/iPad and custom transfer with ultimate iOS data management methods, for example, add, edit & save contacts of iPhone on computer, manage Safari bookmarks with creating and editing functions, and import audio files into playlist or export certain playlist files. Now, let's see how to use MobiMover free to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes.

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Although you don't need to use iTunes during the transfer process, it's necessary for you to install iTunes on your computer to help MobiMover identify your iOS device and access its data, which is the first step to make data transfer possible.

Download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps to copy music from one iPhone to another within minutes.

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 iPhones to your computer and run EaseUS MobiMover Free. When a prompt pops up on your iDevice asking you whether to trust this computer, click Trust.

How to transfer music from old iPhone to new iPhone - Step 1

Step 2: Click the select box to correctly set the source iPhone and target iPhone. Then click Next to continue. Other than using the 1-Click Transfer feature to transfer music from your old iPhone to your new iPhone, you can also use the custom transfer feature by clicking the device name and choosing Music.

How to transfer music from old iPhone to new iPhone - Step 2

Step 3: Then MobiMover will automatically load and select all the transferable items on your old iPhone. If you just want to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone, keep the Music option selected only.

How to transfer music from old iPhone to new iPhone - Step 3

Step 4: Then click Transfer to start importing music from the old iPhone to the new iPhone. When it has completed, go to your new device to check the transferred music.

How to transfer music from old iPhone to new iPhone - Step 4

Except for music, MobiMover still supports moving other compatible files from old iPhone to a new one, such as transferring photos from iPhone to iPhone and copying videos, ringtones, and books between two iPhones.

Tip 2: How to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes using Home Sharing

To use Home Sharing to import music from one iPhone to another, you need to connect both of your iPhones to the same Wi-Fi network and then follow the steps below to make it.

1. On the iPhone you want to transfer music from, go to Settings > Music.

2. Scroll down to choose Home Sharing and sign in with your Apple ID.

3. Perform the first two steps on the iPhone you want to sync music to.

4. On the target iPhone, go to Music > Songs/Albums and then click Home Sharing.

With the steps above, you can copy music from iPhone to iPhone with ease.

Part 2: How to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone with iTunes

With iTunes, you can transfer purchased music from one iPhone to another by syncing music from your source iPhone to iTunes Library first and then transfer the synced music from iTunes to your target iPhone. Here are the detailed steps to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone using iTunes.

1. Connect your source iPhone to your computer and launch iTunes.

2. In iTunes, go to File > Devices > Transfer Purchases to transfer music from iPhone to iTunes. When it's completed, disconnect your source iPhone.

3. Connect the iPhone you want to transfer music to your computer and then open iTunes.

4. Click the Device tab and choose Music.

5. Select the checkbox next to Sync Music and choose the items you'd like to transfer.

6. Click Apple to start to transfer music from iPhone to iPhone with iTunes.