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iPod Transfer Software Comparison

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Updated November 16, 2011

With the tremendous number of programs that transfer the contents of an iPhone, iPad, or iPod to computers, it can be hard to know where to start, let alone which program is the best for your needs. This chart is designed to help you narrow things down.

We've reviewed more than a dozen of these programs and have listed them here so you can easily compare their features, price, speed, operating system, and the review we've given them. Click the review link next to each program's name to get an in-depth review of its strengths and weaknesses.













Programs to Transfer Music from iPod to Computer

  Stars OS Price Supports iPods,
iPhones & iPads?
Transfers playcount, rating, & cover? Transfers video? Transfers iBooks? Speed Moving
2.4 GB in Min.
Bigasoft
iPod Transfer
1.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$24.95 yes cover art only yes, but not from Camera no 4
CopyTrans 4 | Review PC $19.99 yes yes yes no 19
iCopyBot 2.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$19.95 yes no yes, but not from Camera yes 10
iCopyExpert 2 | Review PC $24.95 yes yes yes, but not from Camera no 39
imTOO iPod Computer Transfer 2.5 | Review PC $29.95 no iPad yes yes yes 15
iPod 2 iPod 1 | Review PC $39.95 yes no yes, but not from Camera no 80
iPod Access 1.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$19.99 no yes yes, but not from Camera no 11
iPod PC Transfer 2 | Review PC $19.95 yes yes yes, but not from Camera yes 28
iPod Rip 2.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$25.95 no iPad no ratings yes no 20
Tansee iPod Transfer 0 | Review PC $19.95 No iPhone, touch, iPad n/a n/a n/a n/a
iRip 3.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$24.95 yes some bugs yes yes 16
Media Widget 2 | Review PC $29.99 yes yes some no 48
Pod to Mac 2 | Review Mac $19.95 yes yes some no 7
Pod to PC 2 | Review PC $19.95 yes yes yes no 34
Senuti 4 | Review Mac $18 yes yes yes no 9
TouchCopy 3.5 | Review PC
& Mac
$24.99 yes yes yes no 28
TuneAid 2 | Review PC
& Mac
$19.90 yes yes yes, but not from Camera no 22
xPort 0 | Review PC
& Mac
$17.99 no n/a n/a n/a n/a

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