ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

How to Sync iTunes To Android Phone

Updated on May 23, 2013
Learn how to sync iTunes to android phone and enjoy your collection of music
Learn how to sync iTunes to android phone and enjoy your collection of music | Source

Apples iTunes offers numerous songs, movies, shows, videos and many audio and visual media. These media are all made exclusive to Apple users. Many people will therefore ask how the entertainment can be enjoyed across other platforms. It is possible to sync iTunes to an android phone and continue enjoying your collection of music and videos.

Getting to sync iTunes to your android phone is probably an easy undertaking. There are various methods which can be used. They will involve the use of apps to ensure that iTunes playlist can as well be enjoyed on android. The many apps available will help an individual to achieve different levels of functionality with the iTunes. Some people intend to make the big switch from iTunes to android ecosystem and carry all their entertainment material. Further still, some people intend to continue using iTunes but be in a positions to sync their playlists to their android devices.

The use of apps is perhaps the easiest way to sync iTunes and all your iTune playlist to an android phone. Good examples of apps used to sync iTunes to android are iSyncr and doubleTwist. Here explained in this article is how you can use the doubleTwist app to sync iTunes to android devices.

DoubleTwist is a fabulous app that can actually sync iTunes to android by syncing the Mac to your android device. The app will provide a complexity of functions as a player, photo gallery, and other functions in between.

The doubleTwist app for Mac allows you to sync iTunes to android phone
The doubleTwist app for Mac allows you to sync iTunes to android phone | Source

You will be required to download the doubleTwist app for Mac and the doubleTwist app for android. Follow through all instructions to install the app in the Mac. Once the installation is complete, an individual can use doubleTwist as a media player and a photo viewer.

For the installation on your android phone, find the doubleTwist app for android on Google Play. Download the app into your android phone and install the application. On the main screen, there is a download link for Mac or PC that you can send to your email in case you had not downloaded before.


After you have downloaded the doubleTwist app for the devices, connect the android phone to the Mac using the USB cable. The connection type should be selected as ‘Disk Drive’ and you will see a new storage button on the Mac screen. The app will recognize the android storage and will provide a prompt to sync your iTunes music and media to your phone. You will have the choice to make your selection, whether to sync the photos, music and videos. For the syncing of music, click on ‘Sync music to device’ option.

Sync iTunes to your Android Phone

After completing the syncing of music, you will be in a position to check and confirm if the process was successful. Click on the left hand side of the doubletwist app for Mac menu and on the device name click on the sub-menu ‘Music’ and check through the list.

The advantage of the doubleTwist app is that it will save on the time and effort spent to transfer music files from the Mac and storing them in your android phone over and over again. In addition, when you sync iTunes to an android phone with the doubleTwist app, you get a multiplayer application to play and view different media.


Submit a Comment

No comments yet.


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)