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    iExplorer Alternatives

    iExplorer is described as ', formerly iPhone Explorer, lets you use an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad as if it were in disk mode or a flash drive' and is a iPhone File Manager in the File Management category. There are more than 25 alternatives to iExplorer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, CNET and Apple TV. The best alternative is iMazing, which is free. Other great apps like iExplorer are Syncios Mobile Manager (Paid), PhoneView (Paid), Apple Configurator 2 (Free) and WALTR (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2020
    • Mac
    • Windows
    iExplorer, formerly iPhone Explorer, lets you use an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad as if it were in disk mode or a flash drive.
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    1. iMazing is an iOS device management software which empowers users to simply do more with their Apple devices. Lets them save and transfer music, photos, messages, and other data from any iOS device to their Mac or Windows computer.
      Some users think iMazing is a great alternative to iExplorer, some don't.
    2. Syncios smartphone manager is a cross-platform supported mobile and tablet manager tool, fully compatible with the two dominant smartphone operating systems – iOS and Android.
      Syncios Mobile Manager vs iExplorer opinions
      Most users think Syncios Mobile Manager is a great alternative to iExplorer.
      anthonyscolforo It's freeeee! You can buy versions that let you transfer whole playlists the way they already exist but this program at least lets you get your music from your phone to a new Mac in minutes. A+ saved me hours and prolly days of YouTube-MP3 converting
      Positive comment over 5 years ago

      This is the only real alternative to iTunes out of the box - did everything advertised - freee!
      Positive comment over 6 years ago


    3. Apple locks up the iPhone and iPod touch pretty tight, but PhoneView gives you back your data. Notes, SMS logs, your call history, disk storage, and more are now all accessible, thanks to PhoneView.
      Most users think PhoneView is a great alternative to iExplorer.
    4. Use Apple Configurator 2 to quickly configure large numbers of devices connected to your Mac via USB with the settings, apps, and data you specify for your students, employees, or customers.
    5. Drag-and-drop any media file to an iOS device (without iTunes) for native playback. No iTunes needed. No Jailbreak required. No converters. Just drag it & drop it!.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Apple TV
      • Kindle Fire
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Explore files and folders with list view or grid view. View/edit files with powerful viewers, includes: media player, plist editor, hex editor, text editor, …
    6. Image Capture enables users to upload pictures from digital cameras or scanners which are either connected directly to the computer or the network.
    7. TouchCopy (formerly iPodCopy) is your complete iPod software, which offers easy drag and drop transfer of all your iPod music, photos, podcasts, audio books, games and videos.
      Touch Copy vs iExplorer opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      recognized also ipod classic 160GB, price acceptable, optional setting for file structure.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    8. CopyTrans Apps is the iPhone apps and documents manager. Take control over your favorite iPhone apps and app data and keep them safe. With CopyTrans Apps, it's easy to backup iOS apps and to restore them at any time to any iPhone or iPad.
    9. Add and remove music, videos, playlists and artwork on your iPod. Backup all those tracks you just cant lose onto your computer. Import them automatically into your iTunes library.
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