How to Transfer Music from iTunes to iPhone without Syncing

Have you ever been bothered by the restrictions that iTunes imposes? Well, why not just transfer music from iTunes to iPhone without syncing or using any of Apple’s tools? Does this sound impossible? It’s not.

With iPhone music transfer, you can do just about anything that you want with your iPhone. You can transfer songs selectively, you can transfer any kind of file, and you can even transfer media that you didn’t buy in the iTunes store. You only have to know the right tools to download and how to use them to unlock this freedom over your iPhone.

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How to Transfer Music from iTunes to iPhone without Syncing

-- For a Small Amount of Songs

This is a fairly simple process in iTunes, though it can be a bit slow and cumbersome. Follow these steps to transfer music to iPhone by dragging and dropping:

  1. Connect your iPhone to computer.
  2. Launch iTunes.
  3. Ensure that iTunes can detect your iPhone. If so, you can see your device name under “Devices” on the left sidebar.
  4. Go to your music library. Click and hold the songs that you want from your library on the right and drag them over to where you device is listed.

The songs should now be on your iPhone.
how to transfer music from itunes to iphone without syncing

Disadvantages:

  • You can only transfer songs one by one.
  • Preferably, iTunes should be updated before you do all this, so you may have to wait for it to update.
  • You can only do this with devices that share the same Apple ID as the account on your iTunes.

How to Transfer Music from iTunes to iPhone without Syncing

-- For a Great Amount of Songs

iTunes is okay if you want to transfer your music using the primitive method highlighted above, but what if you want more power and freedom? What if you want to transfer multiple songs, songs of all file types, and even songs that you didn’t purchase on the iTunes store? Well, a great iTunes alternative that can do all of that is iMyFone iPhone Transfer.

iMyFone iPhone Transfer has been winning lots of positive reviews from its users and famouse media.

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Key Features:

  • Transfer music from iTunes to iPhone without damaging the music library on iPhone.
  • Transfer music to iPhone directly from computer instead of using iTunes.
  • Transfer iPhone music to computer/iTunes library/external hard drive/Android phone, etc. (Suppoty both free & purchased music)
  • Edit or restore your iTunes library without needing to launch iTunes.
  • Share music to unlimited iDevices even with different Apple IDs.
  • Support all models of iPhone, iPad & iPod; all formats of audio and video files.

How to Transfer Songs from iTunes to iPhone without Syncing

Here is how you can use iMyFone to transfer music from iTunes to iPhone without syncing:

Step 1: Download and install TunesMate on your computer (It has a free trial). Connect your iPhone and launch TunesMate.
Step 2: Click “Transfer iTunes Media to iDevice.”
how to transfer music from iTunes to iPhone without syncing
Step 3: Select which kinds of files you want to transfer, then click “Transfer.”
transfer music from iTunes to iPhone without syncing

Choose iTunes Or TunesMate?

Apps/Metrics
iTunes
Transfer files without erasing/overwriting data on iPhone
yes
Transfer multiple files at once without syncing
yes
Easy, fast interface
yes
Sync in two directions
Only from iTunes to iPhone
yes
Transfer nearly all kinds of files
yes
Automatically converts files when transferring to iPhone
yes