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iTunes for Mac

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iTunes for Mac

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  • Latest Version

    iTunes 12.8.3 LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    Mac OS X 10.10 or later

  • User Rating

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  • Author / Product

    Apple Inc / External Link

  • Filename


iTunes for Mac is a comprehensive multimedia and app management utility developed by Apple Inc. that allows users to take full control over their audio and video content purchased on the iTunes Store, as well as a management tool for controlling data and services on iOS/iPadOS mobile devices.

Its primary functionality is to be a storefront and management utility for purchasing, playing, downloading, and organizing digital multimedia on personal computers running the macOS and Windows operating systems. However, it also hosts a wide variety of other useful tools such as iOS device data backup management, iTunes Radio (for accessing free streaming radio stations), advanced playlist tools, library sharing, built-in sound processing, ripping of music from CDs, and more.

Originally released to the public in early 2001, this app served as a primary management utility for many generations of iOS devices (even serving as a primary activation step for new owners of iPhone and iPad devices and a file browser tool for accessing portable data). However, after years of user pushback against the bloated nature of the app, Apple released many standalone applications that cater to specific multimedia management needs such as Apple Podcasts, Apple Music, and Apple TV.

Key Features
  • Music library with metadata editing.
  • Access online storefront with millions of stongs, films, and TV shows.
  • Browse and purchase audiobooks, podcasts, and other long-form audio content.
  • Rip songs from CDs.
  • Convert audio formats and burn audio CDs.
  • Organize the content library with a dynamic and smart playlist.
  • Upload music content to iCloud via iTunes Match service.
  • Mobile device management utility.
Installation and Setup

While this app comes preinstalled on all modern Mac computers, users can re-download it and install it again after it was uninstalled, or its core files were damaged due to corrupted storage hardware and other causes. The official installer can be found on Apple’s website, with several versions offered for specific versions of macOS. Alternatively, the latest version of this app can also be downloaded from the secure FileHorse servers.

The deployment procedure requires just activating the installer app, following a few simple on-screen instructions, and authenticating the free-to-use license by entering valid Apple ID credentials.

How to Use

Once fully installed, you users can start using this app to manage their music collections, purchase and download music and video content, and configure features on their Apple devices.

The streamlined app dashboard allows for easy discovery of all built-in tools, including an intelligent way to create and edit playlists (with support for dynamic playlists that add new content without the user’s direct attention), import digital audio tracks, transfer music to iOS devices, and much more.

User Interface

The core focus of the large dashboard interface of this app is to provide an easy way to access the music library, the iTunes Store, and device management features. The main navigation is achieved via a tabbed interface that promotes easy access to main shortcuts on the very left corner of the app, including links to the Apple Music section (Listen Now, Browser, Radio), Library (Recently Added, Artists, Albums, Songs, Music Videos), and iTunes Store.

The top of the app always showcases the main playback tools, volume tools, and share options for broadcasting multimedia to nearby compatible devices.


What is iTunes for macOS?
It is an official Mac media player and media library organization utility developed by Apple Inc.

Is it safe?
100% yes! This is a trusted application developed by Apple and is safe to use.


Spotify – A popular music and podcast streaming service known for its personalized playlists and extensive music library.

Apple Music – A music streaming service with a vast library of songs and the ability to download for offline listening. It is a standalone app whose functions are also available from iTunes.

Apple Podcast – A dedicated app for searching, downloading, and playing podcasts.


This app is 100% free for use.

System Requirements
  • OS: macOS 10.10.5 or newer.
  • CPU: Dual-core Intel or M-series processor.
  • Storage: 400MB of free space.
  • Display: 1024x768 or greater.
  • Internet connection.
  • Versatile media management.
  • Easy access to the iTunes Store.
  • Simple playlist management tools.
  • Streamlined for easy use without bloated features from the past.
  • None.

iTunes for Mac is a highly versatile app that allows users of all ages to purchase, play, download, and organize digital multimedia with built-in access to media playback tools, and media library organization. It is an integral part of every macOS release and is regularly used by millions of Mac users to access their favorite music, podcasts, and video content.

Also Available: Download iTunes for Windows

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