How to Get New Ringtones on iPhone

How to get new ringtones on iPhone

An iPhone offers some default tones that you can use as your ringtones, alarm tones, alerts, etc. However, if you can no longer stand the default tones, you’d need to learn how to get new ringtones on iPhone. There are several approaches you may take. You could either use a third-party ringtone maker app to make your own ringtone on iPhone or buy new ones from the iTunes Store.

 

How to get new ringtones on iPhone using a third-party app

Customize your iPhone by making your own ringtones. You can easily set a song as a ringtone on iPhone with a third-party app. An iPhone is a formidable device that has made many previously complicated tasks very easier. However, there are some tasks (like making your own custom ringtones) that are supposed to be simple but have a complicated process.

Are you wondering how to get new ringtones on iPhone? Then download the Ringtones : Ringtone Maker app for free from the App Store to make your own ringtone.

With the Ringtone Maker, you’ll not only be able to make your own ringtones but also have access to a collection of pre-loaded tones. Additionally, this app offers two ways for you to install your custom ringtone from your app on your iPhone. It is either by using iTunes through your computer or by using the GarageBand app on your iPhone. Here we’ve explained the process of how to get custom ringtones on iPhone with the Ringtone Maker app.

Steps on how to get new ringtones on iPhone with the Ringtone Maker app:

 

To make your custom ringtone:

steps on how to make custom ringtones on iPhone with the Ringtone Maker app
  • Launch the Ringtones : Ringtone Maker app.
  • Then tap on the Ringtone Maker + button to convert an mp3 song to iPhone ringtone format. (Or you can also select a pre-loaded ringtone collection across multiple genres offered by this app.)
  • Then select a song from your Apple Music library that you’d want to turn into your iPhone’s ringtone format.
  • Next, an audio trimmer section of the app appears. Shorten the length of your selected soundtrack that best suits a ringtone. The maximum length of the track is allowed to be 40 seconds.
  • After that, tap on Save, and your newly created ringtone is now saved on your app’s My Tones section.

To set your custom ringtone on iPhone with iTunes:

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  • First, plug your iPhone in with a computer with the latest version of iTunes installed.
  • Then launch the iTunes window/screen and select your iPhone device.
  • Next, tap on the File Sharing option under Settings from the left-side panel.
  • Then locate and tap on the Ringtone Maker app from the list of apps that appear.
  • After that, find and drag your custom ringtone file to your desktop from the app.
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  • Next, tap on Tones under the “On My Device” section.
  • Then drag your custom ringtone file from the desktop and under your Tones section.
  • After that, tap on Done and disconnect your iPhone with the computer.

Or, to set your custom ringtone on iPhone without iTunes (Using the GarageBand app instead):

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  • Under the My Tones tab on the Ringtone Maker app, tap on custom ringtone file.
  • Then tap on Install Ringtone, followed by tapping on Install via GarageBand.
  • Next, select the GarageBand app from the share menu.
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  • Your ringtone will now be exported to the GarageBand app. Touch and hold on the ringtone file on the GarageBand app and tap on Share.
  • Next, tap on the Ringtone button. You can now rename your custom tone if required.
  • After that, tap on Export and then tap on OK.

To change your ringtone on iPhone:

Steps on how to change your ringtone on iPhone
  • Open your iPhone’s Settings app.
  • Tap on Sounds & Haptics.
  • Next, tap on Ringtone.
  • After that, select your custom ringtone to assign it as your existing ringtone.

How to get new ringtones on iPhone from the iTunes Store

 

Another way to get new ringtones for your iPhone is to purchase them from Apple’s iTunes Store. You may simply obtain personalized ringtones if you don’t want to go through the hassle of creating your own. Here we’ve explored the process of how to buy ringtones on the iPhone from the iTunes Store.

 

Steps on how to get new ringtones on iPhone from the iTunes Store:

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  • Launch the Apple’s iTunes Store on your iPhone.
  • Then tap on the More tab located on the bottom-right of your screen.
  • Next, select Tones from the categories section.
  • Then browse and select the ringtone that you’d want to purchase.
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  • After that, tap on the ringtone price and then tap on Done.
  • Then tap on Purchase to finish buying the tone.
  • Once you’ve purchased the ringtone, go to your iPhone’s Settings > Sounds & Haptics > Ringtone.
  • Then select your purchased ringtone to set it as your iPhone’s standard ringtone.

Conclusion

 

In this guide, we’ve shared all the best ways on how to get new ringtones on iPhone. You may use the Ringtone Maker app to make your own ringtones, or you can purchase new ones from the iTunes Store. In addition, you can set your new tones not just as ringtones but also as text tones, alert tones, alarm sounds, etc.

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