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How to Transfer Music from iPod to iPod on Windows or Mac Computer?

2015-10-13 14:13:22/Posted by Alleny Gavinto iOS Transfer Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

It is no doubt that the iPod continues to be the most popular MP3 music player all over the world in recent years. And with the frequently upgrade of Apple's iPod, most iPod users own more than one iPod device, so in many situations, they may wish to transfer or share music between two iPod devices freely. You may know that iTunes can help iOS users backup their iDevice data without restrictions, but you may don't know that iTunes can't help you move files between iPods. Thus, if you're planning to transfer music files from your old iPod to the new purchased iPod touch 5 or other models, you need to turn to other methods to reach the goal without iTunes.

Here, we'll show all iPod users with two different ways to copy iPod music or songs from one to another. If you have the needs, you can compare these two methods and decide which one is better according to your own needs.

Way 1: Copy Music from iPod to iPod with MobiKin iPod to PC Transfer

We know that iTunes can help users sync media files like songs, movies or photos from computer to the iDevice within few clicks. So if you can export the music from your old iPod touch/nano/shuffle to the computer in high quality, then you can easily load these songs to the new iPod device with iTunes easily. Obviously, you can't reach it without any help, so here you need to turn to MobiKin iPod to Computer Transfer or MobiKin iPod to Mac Transfer. With it, you can export the whole music folder (including the files purchased from iTunes store or downloaded from other sources) from iPod to PC without losing.

Tips: Here also a free version of MobiKin Assistant for iOS for your reference.

Step 1 Link Your Old iPod to PC and Run the Program

To get started, you need to connect your iPod touch, iPod nano or iPod shuffle to desktop computer, and then run the iPod to PC Transfer program. And the program will detect your device and show the device in the program as the interface shows.

Here, iTunes should be installed, otherwise, your iPod device will fail to be detected.

Step 2 Export iPod Music to Computer/Mac

When your device is detected by the program, files on your iPod will be categorized and displayed in the left panel. Select "Music" and click "Export" button to copy all your favorite songs to the computer accordingly. If you get the Mac version and handle on the Mac computer, then the files will be saved on your Mac computer well.

Step 3 Sync Music from Computer or Mac to iPod

Connect the new iPod device to the PC or Mac, then run iTunes and authorize the device in iTunes. Click "File" option in the top menu and select "Add File to Library" or "Add Folder to Library" to import music files from your desktop PC or Mac to iTunes and then you can click your iPod under the "DEVICE" option, select "Music" to sync the imported files from iTunes library to your iPod touch, nano or shuffle as you like.

Way 2: Export Music/Songs between iPods with MobiKin Phone Transfer

MobiKin Phone Transfer (Windows/Mac) is an all-round desktop application, that allows users to transfer data between two different mobile device with one simple click. So with the help of the best iPod to iPod Transfer software, you can copy songs from one iPod to another within 3 simple steps: Launch the program - Connect your device - Select data and copy. Below is the primary window of the program for your reference:

Main Interface:

Transferring Interface:

From the above screenshots, you may have known how to perform the program, right? So what are you waiting for? Just click the below icon to have a free trial by yourself!


In the above paragraphs, we have provided all of you with two different ways to copy music between iPod and iPod in your daily life, which one is better in your mind? Obviously, the second solution could be more convient than the first one. But if you don't want to purchase a new program on your computer, the iOS assistant could also be a nice choice here, right? Actually, no matter what method you'll choose, we hope this page can really help you lots.

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