If you’re like most music lovers, your Samsung device probably contains a lot of music files. Depending on the storage capacity of the device, you could have a lot of songs that you may want to transfer to another device to create space on the device. You may also want to transfer the music files to another device as way to share the music with someone else or when you need an additional copy of the files.
One of the most common devices to transfer music to for obvious reasons is iPod. But it is important to realize that these devices run on different platforms and transferring music between them may not be easy. But that doesn’t mean it is completely impossible. In this article, we are going to be looking at some of the best ways to transfer music from Samsung to iPod.
How to Transfer Music from iPod to Samsung Phone with MobileTrans – Phone Transfer
The best way to transfer music from your Samsun device to an iPod is to use MobileTrans-Phone Transfer. This third-party tool is designed to make it easy for you to move data from one device to another even if the devices run on different platforms. It is going to prove particularly useful when you want to transfer a lot of music from one device to another and you can’t use a method that shares one song after another.
The following are just some of the features that make MobileTrans- Phone Transfer the most ideal solution for the transfer of music from Samsung to iPod;
- • MobileTrans is ideal for the transfer of data from one device to another even if the devices run on different operating systems such as iOS to Android or Android to iOS
- • Apart from just music, you can also use it to transfer other types of data from the Samsung device to any other iOS or Android device. Some of the types of data it supports include photos, music, apps, videos, contacts, messages and more.
- • You can use MobileTrans to back up all the data on the device to your computer.
- • It is also useful when you want to restore data from iCloud and iTunes without affecting the data on you device. You can also very easily selectively restore the data from your backups to the device.
- • MobileTrans is also very easy to use, allowing even the beginner to use it thanks to its very easy and straightforward user interface.
The following simple steps will guide you to use MobileTrans- Phone Transfer to transfer music from your Samsung to iPod;
Step 1: Download and install MobileTrans to your computer. Run the program as soon as installation is complete, click on “Phone Transfer” in the main window to begin the process.
Step 2: Connect the Samsung device and the iPod to the computer using USB cables and make sure that MobileTrans is able to detect both these devices. You will need to unlock the iPod and enable USB debugging on the Samsung device to help MobileTrans to detect both devices.
As soon as the devices are detected, take a moment to ensure that the devices are in the correct order. The Samsung device should be the “Source” device and iPod should be displayed as the “Destination” device. If you need to change the order, click on “Flip” and the devices will move to their specific designated locations.
Step 3: You will then be able to see a list of all the transferrable data from the Samsung device in the middle panel. Select “Music” since we want to transfer music and click “Start” to begin the transfer process.
Keep the device connected to the computer until the transfer process is complete and MobileTrans notifies you that the process is complete. You should then be able to see the music on your iPod.
How to Transfer Music from Samsung to iPod with Move to iOS
Move to iOS is the official Apple app for the transfer of data from Android devices to iOS devices. With this app, you can easily move various types of data including music, contacts, photos, messages, videos, bookmarks, calendar and more. Here’s how to use Move to iOS to transfer music from your Samsung device to iPod;
Step 1: Follow the Setup screen on the iPod until you get to the “Apps & Data” Screen. Here, select “Move Data from Android”.
Please note that you will only see the “Apps & Data” screen if the device has not been set up already. If it has already been setup, you will need to erase all contents and settings on the device to get to the set-up screen.
Step 2: Now on the Samsung device, head on over to the Google Play Store and install “Move to iOS”
Step 3: On both devices, tap “Continue” on both devices. On the Samsung device, also tap “Agree” and then “Next”
Step 4: A 12-digit code will appear on the iPod. Enter the code on the Samsung device as displayed.
Step 5: Once the Samsung device has accepted the code, you may be asked if you would like to transfer your Google information including Chrome bookmarks, text messages, photos, videos, and other Google Account info. Select the data you would want to transfer from the listed types (in this case music) and then tap “Next”
Step 6: You should see a loading bar on the iPod. Once the progress bar indicates the process is complete, tap “Done” on the Samsung.
Step 7: Tap “Continue” on the iPod and complete the onscreen steps to finish the setup process and then check if the music files have been transferred to the iPod.
Transferring music from one device to another can be difficult if the devices run on different platforms like the two devices above. This is because each device has its own mechanisms that can make the transfer data from the device to another can be vastly different. The above solutions are two of the best ways to transfer music from Samsung to iPod. Select a solution that best suits your needs and then follow the instructions to implement the solution.
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