Simple Ways to Transfer Music to iPhone without iTunes Wirelessly

If you want to transfer music from computer to iPhone, but have no available lightening cable. That’s when you need a wireless way to transfer contents. Keep reading, check more details on how to transfer music to iPhone without iTunes wirelessly.

By iMobie | Posted on: Nov. 23, 2018, Last Updated: Jan. 22, 2019
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Speaking of transferring music from computer to iPhone, most people would think about transferring with Lightening cable and iTunes. However, there are some other ways which enable users to wirelessly transfer music to iPhone without iTunes. Here we have listed two ways, available for both Windows and Mac. Please follow the guide below to see how to transfer music to iPhone without iTunes wirelessly.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop

If you are a Mac user and your Mac is in MacOS Yosemite or later, then the best choice of transferring music wirelessly is using AirDrop. It is an official transferring tool developed by Apple, so you don’t need to worry about the safety of your data. What’s more, unlike transferring contents with iTunes and iCloud, send files through AirDrop only needs a few simple steps. Please follow the step-by-step guide now to see how to transfer music to iPhone wirelessly via AirDrop.

Step 1 Turn the AirDrop on your iPhone on from the control center, the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth also need to be turned on to enable AirDrop.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop - Step 1

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop – Step 1

Step 2 Go to Finder on your Mac, turn on the AirDrop from the menu bar or sidebar. Remember to allow your Mac to be discovered.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop - Step 2

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop – Step 2

Step 3 Go to iTunes on your Mac, find the music you want to transfer. Click the Share button and all available options will be listed. Click AirDrop and choose your iPhone. Tap Accept on your iPhone to proceed the transferring process.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop - Step 3

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via AirDrop – Step 3

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via Cloud Drive

Although AirDrop is a great tool to transfer music between computer and iPhone, it is only available for Mac users, and it only supports users to transfer music one-by-one. For users who need to transfer a great number of music, they might need other tools. Besides AirDrop, there’s another wireless way supports users to transfer music from computer to iPhone, which is to transfer via cloud drive. No matter Dropbox or Google Drive, it is all available for you to transfer contents from computer to iPhone wirelessly. Please refer to the steps below to see how to transfer music from computer to iPhone via cloud drive.

Step 1 Sign your cloud drive on computer. Here we take Google Drive as an example, you can also choose Dropbox or other cloud drive.

Step 2 Upload the music you want to transfer to iPhone to your cloud drive.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via Cloud Drive - Step 2

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via Cloud Drive – Step 2

Step 3 Go to the Google Drive app on your iPhone.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via Cloud Drive - Step 3

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone Wirelessly via Cloud Drive – Step 3

Step 4 Download the music to your iPhone from Google Drive.

Bonus Tip: Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans

You might now get the methods of how to transfer music from computer to iPhone wirelessly. While transferring contents via AirDrop needs to have a Mac computer, and cloud drive might have the risk of information leakage. We would like to recommend you a secure iOS contents management software – AnyTrans for iOS. Here are the reasons why we choose AnyTrans.

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AnyTrans – iPhone Music Transfer

Want to transfer music from your Mac/PC to your new iPhone 7/8/X/XS (Max)/XR? This article is intended to show you how to transfer music from computer to iPhone without iTunes. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

Step 1 Install and run AnyTrans for iOS, connect your iPhone to it.

Step 2 Under Device Manager, click Category Management.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3 Click Audio > Music to start manage music on your iPhone.

 Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4 Click “+” to add computer music to your iPhone.

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

Transfer Music from Computer to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

The Bottom Line

As you can see, no matter you are a Mac user or a Windows user, there are efficient methods for you to transfer music to iPhone without iTunes wirelessly. And if you want to transfer various contents from computer to iPhone, AnyTrans for iOS would be a right choice. If you are interested in, just download AnyTrans for iOS now and have a free trial.

iMobie

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.