How to Transfer Music from iTunes to Android in different Ways

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When you purchase some music from iTunes Store with iPod, iPhone or iPad, it will be a difficult experience to get out. You should learn the way to put music on Android phone or tablet. Since Android does not have iTunes, you should either copy the music to an Android device with a cable, upload songs to Google Play Music or transfer music from iTunes with Tipard Phone transfer. Just learn more detail about differences and advantages for these methods from the article.

Part 1: How to transfer music from iTunes to Android With Google Play Music

Pro: Adding music to Android with Google Play Music, you can sync music files to different Android devices with one go. What's more, when you transfer music from iTunes to Android, it will not take up any storage space of your Android phone.

Con: The transferred music from iTunes is stored online. You need to connect to stream the music to listen to the music. The procedure is a little difficult to upload music from iTunes to Android with Google Play Music.

  • 1. Launch the "Google Play" store and login the Google account with password and ID.
  • 2. Click on the "Music" option from the menu. And then choose "My Music" option.
  • 3. Open the menu on the left with three lines by "Listen Now" and select "Upload Music" towards the bottom.
  • 4. Log in the Music Manager to select "Upload songs to Google Play", then hit the "Next" option.
  • 5. Select the library or folder and the songs to upload music from iTunes to Android.
  • 6. If you need to automatically upload songs to Android in the future, you can hit the "Next" button and keep iTunes and Google Play Music synchronized.
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Part 2: How to get iTunes music on Android with specific third party tool

Some Android smartphone manufactories also provide software to get iTunes music on Android smartphone. If you are using Samsung, HTC or Sony Android devices, you can find the best methods for transferring songs from iTunes to these brands.

Pros: The programs are pre-installed. You do not have to install software to get iTunes music on Android again. It will not take up space for your Android phone.

Cons: The bundled software might not work with other brands. The procedure is not easy to upload iTunes music on Android with these programs.

Method 1: Copy music with Samsung KIES

  • 1.Move all the music from iTunes to Samsung to consolidate all the songs into one folder. Open up the iTunes and click on the "File" menu.
  • 2.Click the "Library" followed by "Organise Library", make sure the "Consolidate files" is ticked and press the "OK" button to continue.
  • 3.Launch the "Samsung Kies" program from your computer, and then connect your phone with computer to transfer music from iTunes to Android.
  • 4.Click on the "Music" to select the "Library" option to find the discovered by Kies. After that click the "File" from the menu bar to choose "Add Folder to Library".
  • 5.Check down the list under either Computer or This PC for a folder entitled Music. Click it once to highlight it, then press the Select Folder button.
  • 6. The iTunes tracks will show up in KiesLibrary, choose the tracks to import songs to Samsung or select all the tracks from the library.
  • 7. Finally you can click the "Phone" button to send the music from iTunes to Android smartphone now.
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Method 2: Copy music with HTC Sync Manager

  • 1. Consolidate all songs in iTunes first, and then click the "File" button from the menu bar.
  • 2. Click the "Library" followed by the "Organise Library" from the menu.
  • 3. Tick the "Consolidate Files" box, then press the "OK" button to continue.
  • 4. Open HTC Sync and connect HTC smartphone with your computer. And then transfer music from iTunes to Android with HTC Sync Manager.
  • 5. For the first time you open the HTC Sync, the music will be added to library automatically. Choose the "Music Settings" of "Music" tab.
  • 6. Tick the "Automatically import from iTunes to HTC Sync Manager".
  • 7. Click "This Computer" to view the songs you just added from your iTunes collection. And then choose music of artists or tracks to "Copy to Phone".
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Method 3: Copy music with Sony Media Go

  • 1. Make sure all iTunes music is in one place, and then open the "iTunes" software and click the "File" button.
  • 2. Click the "Library" followed by the "Organise Library" from the menu.
  • 3. Tick the "Consolidate Files" box, then press the "OK" button to continue.
  • 4. Connect your Sony smartphone and open the Sony PC Companion software.
  • 5. Click the "Start" button to copy music with Sony Media Go.
  • 6. Media Go will automatically scan the music from the iTunes music located folder.
  • 7. Make sure that Music\iTunes\iTunes Media is ticked then press OK to continue.
  • 8. The Media Go library will now be populated with your music collection.
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With above solutions, you can also use a USB cable and connector to transfer music from iTunes to Android. It is the most commonly used method. But it is a little time-consuming because it only transferring music to one Android device at a time.

If you are looking for an easy way to copy songs from iTunes to Smartphone, you can use Tipard Phone Transfer. You can only connect Phone with iTunes to copy the music from iTunes to Android directly. Just free download the hot software to learn more detail about the easiest way to upload songs from iTunes to Android smartphone.