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How to Stream Music to iPhone 6 (Plus)/iPad Air 2 from Computer and iTunes

Prior to the release of new Apple devices, rumors buzzing about the new iPhone iPad products are here and there. Images and specs about iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 are leaked from time to time. Several hours before, Apple finally launched two new iPhones, officially named iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus respectively. The new iPhones run on the newest mobile operating system iOS 8 and feature bigger screens (4.7" and 5.5"), thinner profiles and ultrafast wireless. And the upcoming iPad Air 2 is rumored to come with 2GB of RAM. But no matter how iPhone and iPad change, streaming music from computer and iTunes to iPhone iPad is our constant pursuit. Instead of syncing music in PC/Mac and iTunes playlist to iPhone iPad with iTunes, this article will show you how to easily stream music to iPhone 6 (Plus), iPad Air 2 without sync process.

Tip: You can also stream music to iPhone 7(Plus), 6s (Plus), iPhone SE, 12.9"/9.7" iPad Pro and other iPhone/iPad devices following the guide here.

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Recommended music streaming app - Air Playit

Free stream any music audio files to iPhone iPad on Win/Mac.

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Best 3 Free Music Streaming Apps for iPhone 6 (Plus)/ iPad Air 2

Air Playit

Air Playit is a free music streaming app for iPhone iPad iPod as well as Android. Not only can it stream music to iPhone 6/6s (Plus)/SE, iPad Air 2, but also help to stream movies to iPhone 6. As one of the most popular music streaming app, Air Playit is able to stream 320 video & audio formats to iPhone 6/6s (Plus)/SE/7, iPad Air 2, etc. via WiFi, 3G and 4G network.

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Tonido is designed to stream music to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It is able to free stream music collection in FLAC, OGG, WMA, MP3 and more from computer to iOS devices. Moreover, Tonido is also a great way to access the movies, photos and documents stored on Mac and PC.


OPlayer is another free application used to stream audio to your iPhone, iPad and iPod, including the new bigger iPhone 6 (Plus) and iPad Air 2. It enables you to download media files from PC and Mac to iOS devices via wifi. The latest update allows setting separate password for folders and application.

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How to Stream Music to iPhone 6 (Plus) and iPad Air 2?

This section will show you how to stream music to iPhone 6/Plus (iPad Air 2) using Air Playit, one of the top music streaming app for iPhone iPad. Any audio files are supported to be streamed by this best iPhone music streaming app, including MP3, AAC, AIFF, WAV, etc. It works well for both Windows and Mac computers, which means that users can stream music from PC/Mac to iPhone 6/6s (Plus)/SE/7 and iPad Air 2/iPad Pro. Surprisingly, it also offers option to cache music library. That is to say, you can play cached music on your iPhone iPad or other devices without downloading again.

Procedure to stream music to iPhone 6 or iPad Air 2 is very simple using Air Playit. After making good preparations, you're only required to perform three simple steps.

Making preparations:
1. Download and install Air Playit sever to PC or Mac.
2. Download and install app to iPhone 6 (Plus) or iPad Air 2.

Afterwards, you can begin streaming music to iPhone 6 or iPad Air 2 as shown below.

Step 1. Launch Air Playit server on your computer and then import music files by clicking "Add folder" or "Import iTunes Playlist" in the user interface of Shared Folders. You're allowed to specify sharing name, and set permission. If import wrong folders, just remove it.

Step 2. Run the music streaming client app on your iPhone 6 (Plus) or iPad Air 2 and then select your server. Thanks to Bonjour Server, local server can be detected automatically. But if you want to add remote server, you should specify the IP address.

Step 3. Find the shared music folders and then play the music through the client app. Music files can be automatically streamed to iPhone 6 (Plus) or iPad Air 2 while playing. If you choose to cache the music, you can enjoy cached music later anywhere even without internet connection.

Benefit of streaming music from computer to iPhone iPad is clear: convenient. Air Playit enables you to stream both audio files and music videos to iPhone 6/6s/SE/7(Plus), iPad Air 2/iPad Pro.

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In addition, we also provide annother solution to transfer/stream music to iPhone iPad from computer.

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Best Way to Transfer music to iPhone iPad iPod

WinX MediaTrans is the best way to transfer/stream music to iPhone (7) iPad iPod from computer. Meanwhile, it supports transferring music from iOS device to computer to free up space or make a backup. What's more, it is a music manager capable of creating/deleting playlists, editing metadata of a song.

Besides music transfer and management, this tool can help transfer/stream photos from iPhone to PC, transfer videos between iOS devices and PC, and turn your iPhone, iPad or iPod as a flash drive to save any sort of file as you like.

Avaiable for any iOS (10) devices, including all models of iPhone, iPad and iPod.

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