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How to Convert YouTube Music to MP3 on iPhone without Computer

YouTube is a go-to source for free music, soundtracks, audio effects, as well as hours of lectures, Ted talks, etc. Sometimes, you really need to have the YouTube music saved in MP3 on your iPhone for playback without the internet. However, it's a little bit tricky to convert YouTube music. For example, most of the online YouTube to iPhone converters you find on Google are not authorized for YouTube content containing music. Even if you subscribe to YouTube Premium for $11.99/month, you can play YouTube music offline via the YouTube app.

To save your time and efforts, here we have the best YouTube music to MP3 converter for iPhone without computer or jailbreak. The list includes iPhone apps and desktop software that will 100% work. Select the method you need:

Method 1. YouTube to MP3 Converter iPhone App
Method 2. YouTube Music to iPhone MP3 Converter Software

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How to Convert YouTube Music to iPhone MP3

Part 1 Best YouTube to MP3 Converter Apps for iPhone [No Jailbreak]


The Documents app by Readdle serves as a useful YouTube music to MP3 iPhone app which uses a powerful built-in browser to quickly download mp3 from the web on non-jailbroken iPhones. To download and convert YouTube music to mp3 on iPhone:

Step 1: Go to the App Store and download the Documents app by Readdle.
Step 2: Browse the YouTube music you want to download in the YouTube app, tap Share, and select Copy Link.
Step 3: Go back to the Documents app and open its built-in browser. Open a website that can convert YouTube music to MP3, like flvto.biz/youtube-to-mp3/.
Step 4: Paste the YouTube Link copied earlier to the video link field and tap Convert to MP3. Then the Flvto converter will start to convert the YouTube music to MP3.
Step 5: After that, click the big Download button to save the MP3 music to your iPhone at Documents/Downloads. Go back to the homepage of your Documents app and tap on the Downloads folder. Now the YouTube music is converted to MP3 on the iPhone.

Convert YouTube to MP3 on iPhone

• Shortcuts

Siri Shortcuts is an app designed to make things easier on iDevices. It can also convert YouTube music to mp3 on iPhone without a computer. It can be found on your iPhone running iOS 13. For iOS 12 and earlier users, download it from App Store.

Step 1. Get a YouTube to MP3 shortcut like YouTube Converter 2.  
Step 2. Browse the YouTube music you want to download in the YouTube app, tap Share, and select Copy Link. Then run the Shortcuts app. Or if you use the YouTube app, you can also tap Share and run this Shortcut from Share Sheet.
Step 3. It may take minutes to complete based on the music. Then select a location to save the MP3.

Steps to convert YouTube to MP3 on iPhone

• YouTube ++

YouTube++ is a tweaked version of the official YouTube app for iOS that lets you download YouTube videos. You can get YouTube to MP3 converter app on iPhone without jailbreak via a weblink or sideloaded IPA file.

Step 1: Install the app and run it. Then open any YouTube video you want to convert in YouTube++ and tap the Save button.
Step 2: From there, select Save With ++ and there are options of file type and quality. Select Audio only.
Step 3: The YouTube music will be saved in MP3 in the Downloads of the app.

Free YouTube to MP3 Converter for iPhone
YouTube ++

Part 2 Best YouTube Music to iPhone MP3 Converter Software

As you see above, converting YouTube music to MP3 on iPhone directly is not an easy trick. Thankfully, it's still pretty easy with a small workaround with desktop software. In this way, you can convert any YouTube music to iPhone MP3 easily and freely. There is only an extra step – you need to transfer the converted MP3 to iPhone manually.

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe – the best YouTube music to MP3 converter for iPhone:

• Convert YouTube music to iPhone MP3, AAC, AC3, ALAC, iPhone ringtone, other audio formats and MP4, H.264, HEVC, M4V, MPEG4, MOV, 350+ formats;
• Batch download and convert YouTube playlists & channels, trailers, music videos, lectures, soundtracks, etc.;
• Free download and convert video & music from YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, and 1000+ websites;
• Download YouTube video and audio files by pasting URLs in clicks without any quality loss.

Step 1: Add the target YouTube music URL
Launch the YouTube converter and click the "URL" button. Open and copy the URL of the YouTube music. Then paste the URL to the bar in the pop-up window. Click Analyze.

Step 2: Analyze URL and select Auto Convert
Once finished, there will be multiple output options varying in file format, video resolution, size and codec. Simply choose the one you like. After that, tick the Auto convert option.

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Copy and Paste YouTube URL

Step 3: Select MP3 as output format
Click OK and an Output Profile box will automatically pop up. As we're going to convert the YouTube video/music to MP3 for iPhone, select "to Music" and choose MP3. You can also convert YouTube to FLAC, WMA, AAC, AC3, iPhone ringtone, and more.

Step 4: Start to convert YouTube music to MP3
Now hit the big blue RUN button to begin to download and convert the YouTube music to iPhone mp3. And next, you can transfer and save mp3 files to iPhone.

best youtube to mp3 converter for iphone
Convert YouTube to MP3 for iPhone


author-Donna Peng

Donna Peng

Donna Peng's fascination with multimedia began at an early age - shortly after she licked the physical disc and then she's been obsessed ever since. Her decade-long career at Digiarty after the graduation has seen her unmatched expertise in the field of DVD, digital video, software and anything related to home theatre. She is currently fascinated with photography.

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