Best iTunes Alternatives On Windows 10 & 8.1
Hello everyone, how are you all doing today? I hope you are all having a great Sunday afternoon so far. My Sunday is going quite fine, I am listening to some music as I type this right now. You know sometimes when I want to get in a certain mood, I listen to certain songs that I know can change my mood to a particular one, that’s what I am doing now, lol, anyway, please read on…
Today we will focus on the best iTunes alternatives for your Windows OS particularly iTunes alternative on Windows 10 and Windows 8.1. You might be wondering, why would someone want to find an iTunes replacement on their Windows? Plenty of reasons, one being that maybe you simply don’t like Apple products(admit it, a lot of you reading this hate Apple for a reason or none at all and nothing is wrong with that really!)
Does iTunes Work on Windows 10?
Yes, iTunes works just fine on Windows 10 as it does on Mac OS X or the previous Windows versions. A lot of people still believe iTunes only works or iOS or OS X but that is not the case, at one point, it WAS the case, many many years ago and for a very brief period but obviously that changed quickly.
AnyTrans is an unique utility specialized in iPhone, iPad and iPod file management. It enables to backup, transfer and manage almost all iOS personal info and media files to PC/ Mac, to iTunes, or to Device. It’s the All-in-One, Full-Way and Super-Fast features that stands out among other similar iPhone iPad backup & transfer software.
All-in-One: The ultimate apple device manager utility supports to manage, transfer and backup data files up to 25 types, which makes it unique and significant.
Full-Way: Aiming to import and export files from your device or computer, AnyTrans is the Only tool to realize both-way transfer between Device and Computer, Device and iTunes, Device to Device.
Super-Fast: AnyTrans takes advantage of hyper-threading technology for multi-core CPU to improve its performance.
Features of AnyTrans:
- Import media from any computer, any iTunes library to any iDevices without erasing existing files.
- Transfer, sort out and organize iPhone iPad photos in the most comfortable way.
- Make any videos perfectly fit every Retina display, automatically;
- Browse, exploit and extract iTunes backup to find the files without performing a restore.
- Get messages, notes, voicemail, contacts, photos, music, Safari bookmarks, and anything used in everyday life from iPhone to computer.
- Rebuild iTunes library from iPhone or iPod, keeping playlists and ratings, in one click.
AnyTrans App Screenshot
SynciOS can be used to backup your apps, music, SMS, contacts, notes, eBooks and more from your device. It even allows transfer of phone data like photos, contacts, call history etc. to other iOS devices as well as Android devices.
The distinctive feature of SynciOS is its ability to manage jailbroken devices, a feature which is not available in most other softwares. Transferring data from your iOS device to your PC is also intuitive. The audio and video convertor that comes with this software is extremely useful for playing music that is otherwise not supported by iOS devices.
It also displays complete device information when you plug-in your gadget to your PC. All these features are available even in the free version. Overall, SynciOS is a user-friendly and full-featured iTunes alternative and is excellent for handling multiple devices at once.
SynciOS App Screenshot
CopyTrans transfer iPod, iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad music, videos, podcasts, audiobooks, movies, home made videos, apps, and ringtones directly to iTunes. Import playlists, artworks, ratings, play counts, date last played, and date added back into iTunes.
Copy iPod playlists and iPhone smart playlists while preserving song order within playlist. Import iPhone artworks automatically into iTunes.
Import iPhone videos, podcasts, audiobooks, movies, TV-shows and ringtones to their iTunes categories. Backup iPod podcasts to iTunes including subscriptions.
CopyTrans Manager Screenshot
Media Monkey allows you to manage a movie, music library from 100 to 100,000+ audio/video files and playlists*; whether Rock, Classical, Audiobooks, or Podcasts; Movies, Home videos, or TV shows; whether they’re located on your hard drive, CDs, or a network. Organize, browse, or search music by Genre, Artist, Year, Rating, etc., and never waste your time trying to find the files you know you have.
MediaMonkey is the movie and music organizer for the serious collector.
Automatically identify movies and tracks that are missing information, whose tags are not synchronized, or that are duplicated elsewhere.
Fix Tags with automatic lookup and tagging of album art, lyrics and other information from Amazon.
Lookup CD information on Freedb or via CD-TEXT, and find missing track details through music-related sites such as Allmusic.
Supports MP3, AAC (M4A), OGG, WMA, FLAC, MPC, WAV, CDA, AVI, MP4, OGV, MPEG, WMV, M3U, PLS, etc.
Media Monkey Screenshot
foobar2000 is a freeware audio player for Windows. It is known for its highly modular design, breadth of features, and extensive user flexibility in configuration. For example, the user-interface is completely customizable.
foobar2000 supports a large number of audio file formats, has many features for organising metadata, files, and folders, and has a converter interface for use with command line encoders.
To maximize audio fidelity in cases where resampling or downscaling in bit depth is required, it provides noise shaping and dithering. There are a number of official and third-party components which add many additional features.
Supported audio formats: MP3, MP4, AAC, CD Audio, WMA, Vorbis, Opus, FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, Musepack, Speex, AU, SND… and more with additional components.
Easily customizable user interface layout.
Advanced tagging capabilities.
Support for ripping Audio CDs as well as transcoding all supported audio formats using the Converter component.
Full ReplayGain support.
Customizable keyboard shortcuts.
Open component architecture allowing third-party developers to extend functionality of the player.