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How to Convert YouTube to Ringtone for iPhone and Android

Cedric Grantham updated on Sep 15, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

YouTube has one of the most significant collections of music that you can stream all day. At times you may feel about setting one of the videos as ringtone, but then you need an audio file. However, on YouTube, everything is a video, then how?

If you are one of those people who want to convert YouTube to ringtone, you can benefit from this article. Here we will show you the list of ways that you can use to convert YouTube to ringtone for iPhone and Android free. Just keep on reading to find more information.

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How to Convert YouTube to Ringtone for iPhone

Like other YouTube converters, EaseUS Video Editor can convert a file on YouTube to another format. For instance, it can convert YouTube audio to MP3. And it can do more than that. For example, it can also convert YouTube to ringtone. But in this process, we will have to use two products - EaseUS Video Editor and iTunes. While the editor converts the YouTube video file into audio, iTunes helps to apply the ringtone. It means you will need to download the YouTube video using an online tool, download it on the computer.

1. Convert YouTube to Ringtone with EaseUS Video Editor

There are two ways to convert a video file into audio using EaseUS Video Editor. The first method is to export as audio or second, directly use the audio detach function to remove the video, and just keep the audio file. Both two methods can help you to save YouTube video as an audio file. But before that, download EaseUS Video Editor first.

Step 1. Select aspect ratio and add a video to timeline

Open the EaseUS Video Editor and select the right aspect ratio based on the video you had shot. Next, drag the video you want to convert to ringtone into the timeline. If you ware planning to mix and match multiple videos, you can drag and drop them too.

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Step 2. Edit audio if necessary

It is possible to that some part of the video is unnecessary, and you do not want to have it as a ringtone. If that's the case, then right-click on the video or use Control + B to split and remove the unnecessary part of the video. The second option is to right-click and choose to detach audio. It will split audio and video, and then you can remove the video file. Now that you are left with audio, it is a lot easier to manage.

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Note: iOS can only recognize audio files, which are up to 35 seconds. Anything more than that will not be on the list. Make sure the audio is no longer than that.

Step 3. Export to audio

Click on Export file, and then choose the audio section, and select AAC as the audio format. Make sure to configure the settings for the best sound quality in terms of bitrate.

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2. Use iTunes to Import Ringtone to iPhone

Step 1. Connect iPhone and import audio

Connect your iPhone with your MacBook or computer and launch the iTunes software. Then click on the file, import, and select the YouTube video file we exported from EaseUS video editor. Sync your iPhone or iPad with iTunes, and the audio file will be copied to the device.

Step 2. Set ringtone on iPhone

Open Settings on your iPhone, and then switch to Sounds & Haptics. Under Sounds and Vibrations Patterns, tap the sound that you want to change. Tap a ringtone or alert tone to hear and set it as the new sound.

If you're going to change the ringtone for a particular contact, then the method is different. First, open the contacts app and find the person on the list. On the top-right corner, click on the Edit button. Lastly, tap Ringtone or Text Tone option, then choose a new sound, which is the ringtone you just imported.

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How to Make Ringtone from YouTube for Android

To convert YouTube to a ringtone on Android, you will need a program to help you. Ringtone Maker is a free APP that creates ringtones, alarms, and notifications from MP3, FLAC, OGG, WAV, AAC(M4A)/MP4, 3GPP/AMR, MIDI files. It can also convert YouTube to a ringtone if you use it properly. The only prerequisite is that you converted the YouTube video to an audio file with EaseUS Video Editor beforehand.

To make your own unique free ringtones, you can set the starting and ending notes by sliding arrows along the timeline, by pressing Start and End to record the point, or by typing in time stamps. After you get the audio file converted from a YouTube video, you may make a ringtone with it by following the steps below.

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Step 1. Use EaseUS Video Editor to convert the YouTube video that you want to make a ringtone from into an audio file.

Step 2. After opening the application, you should see a list of audio files present on your android device. Now, tap the three dots next to the song you wish to edit, then select "Edit".

Step 3. To select where you want the ringtone to begin/end, hold and drag the first and second adjustment buttons respectively to your desired length.

Step 4. Press the "Play" button to preview. If it's OK, tap the "Save" button on the right upper corner of your screen to save your newly created tone.

Step 5. After you tap the "Save" button, a menu will show up. Select what you want the tone to be saved as, and enter the name of the file. After this, tap "Save" and your ringtone will be saved to your phone.

Step 6. After saving your file, a pop-up menu will appear, providing you with four options to choose from. Click "Make Default Ringtone" to make your created tone your default ringtone.

How to Convert YouTube to Ringtone for Mobile Online

With Ringtonemaker, you can convert a YouTube video to ringtone. However, this could not be completed if you don't use a tool to convert the YouTube video into an audio file. You may use the file converter we mention in the How to Convert YouTube to Ringtone on iPhone with EaseUS Video Editor part – EaseUS Video Editor to convert a YouTube video into an audio file. After conversion, you may use Ringtonemaker to make ringtone by following the steps below. Note that only AAC, FLAC, M4A, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA formats are supported.

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Step 1. Use EaseUS Video Editor to convert the YouTube video that you want to make a ringtone from into an audio file.

Step 2. Click "Upload" to choose a music file from your device.

Step 3. Place markers to set the range and clip duration. You can also change the duration by entering Start Time and End Time.

Step 4. Click "Play" to listen to your audio clip. If it meets your satisfaction, you may start making a ringtone.

Step 5. Choose the ringtone format. There are two formats to be chosen. M4R for iPhone, and MP3 for most of the other mobile phones. Since you are using an Android phone here, we suggest you choose MP3.

Step 6. Click "Make Ringtone" to convert the song into a ringtone. After conversion, you may click "Download" to save the ringtone to your phone.


It is not easy to set ringtone on iPhone, Android, or online. While APPs offer a little more natural way to download and apply, the problem is that you can fine-tune better with a desktop app. Not only the EaseUS Video Editor provides an easy way to do it. You can minutely set part of the audio, which should be a ringtone, set the audio quality, and convert to a format that iPhone can easily set as ringtone. Bonus, it's a brilliant video editor.

People Also Ask

1. How do I make a YouTube song my ringtone?

You can download the video in MP3 format and then use the EaseUS Video editor to convert into iPhone compatible format. Then you can import and apply as iPhone Ringtone.

2. How do I download a song for a ringtone?

There are many online YouTube Video downloader which can download the song in audio format. You can download either on a computer or iPhone, and then use as a ringtone.

3. How do I add a ringtone?

There are two ways to add ringtone to iPhone. You can change it for the phone call, or you can change it for individual contact. Any audio which is of 35 seconds works as a ringtone.

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