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5 Ways to Import Music to Xiaomi Mi A1

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The Xiaomi Mi A1 is a pretty solid and well-rounded package. The capable innards are housed in a premium metallic chassis that looks great. In the daylight the dual cameras shine, and its portraits alone merit a much higher price.

Since music has became an indivisible part of our daily life, the one thing you can not miss is to enjoy your favorite music with the new Mi A1 device. And this tutorial will show you five ways to import music to your new Xiaomi Mi A1. Check the details below.

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Part 1: Transfer Music from Computer to Xiaomi Mi A1 via USB

Step 1 : Connect Mi A1 to your computer via USB cable as a removable USB drive.

Step 2 : Drag down Notifications panel from the top of your Mi A1's screen, choose to connect as "Media device(MTP)". Click 'OK' when "Allow USB debugging" pop out. (Or you can follow here to enable USB debugging mode on Mi A1).

Step 3 : Ensure Mobile ADB Drive for Mi A1 installed successfully on your computer.

Step 4 : Find the song that you want to import to, copy and paste the music file from computer to the music folder on your Mi A1.

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Part 2: Transfer music from computer to Xiaomi Mi A1 by one-click

Transfer music to Mi A1 via USB cable can be a good option. However, it could became time-consuming if you have hundreds even thousands of music to transfer. Under such circumstance, we suggest you to transfer music from computer to Mi A1 via Syncios Redmi Manager, a free program which can help you transfer, backup, delete all the music by one-click.

Step 1 : Download and install this free Syncios Manager tool on your computer, and launch it. Then connect your Xiaomi Mi A1 to computer via USB cable.

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Step 2 : Syncios would detect your device automatically, and you need to turn on USB Debugging Mode under Settings > Developer Option. After your device is detected successfully, click on Media button under My devices on the left panel, all of songs and detail information will be listed out.

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Step 3 : To import music from your computer to Xiaomi Mi A1, click on Add button and then select the songs on computer to import. You can also select a folder by clicking Add Folder. Besides, directly drag and drop songs from computer is available too.

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Part 3: Transfer Music from Other Devices to Xiaomi Mi A1

Directly sync muisc from old phone to new Mi A1 could be the final goal for many peoble who just swtiched to this new device. To finish this job, we highly recommend Syncios Data Transfer, a simple yet effective solution for transferring contents between different devices, cross-platform supported. So you can transfer all your music files from other devices like an iPod, iPad, iPhone or other Android phones to new Xiaomi Mi A1 without quality loss.

Step 1 : Download and install Syncios Data Transfer on your computer. Select Phone to Phone Transfer mode on the homepage. Then connect both the new Xiaomi Mi A1 and your old device to the computer via USB cables (Android devices can also be connected via WiFi network).

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Step 2 : After both phones are detected, Syncios would load the phone data automatically. Please ensure the source device was on the left while Xiaomi Mi A1 on the right, you can click on the Flip button to exchange the devices. Then check Music option on the middle of the panel, click Start Copy to transfer your music from old device to Xiaomi Mi A1.

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Part 4: Sync Music from iTunes Library to Xiaomi Mi A1

Besides Phone to Phone Transfer mode, Syncios Data Transfer also allowed to restore music to Xiaomi Mi A1 from iTunes library. Simply choose Restore from iTunes Library mode on the homepage, then select music or playlists to restore to your Xiaomi Mi A1.

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Part 5: Download Music from Spotify to Xiaomi Mi A1

Spotify is a streaming service that adds a DRM layer to its streaming music collection. The technology DRM, short for Digital Rights Management, which was intended as a means to protect digital media from piracy, has been giving consumers trouble since its inception. You can’t copy the stuff you buy or play it on anything other than the intended device. That’s really a problem.

Actually, there is a way to remove the DRM from music so that you can transfer these music to your new Xiaomi Mi A1. But you should always keep in mind that it might violates the various Terms of Use you agree to when your purchase a digital product, so this method is only on the purpose of keeping a local, personal backup. And you should not do this for any other reason. To remove DRM from Spotify, you need to download and install Sidify Music Converter for Spotify.

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Step 1 : Import Music from Spotify to Sidify

Launch the program and Spotify will be opened automatically. Just click " + " icon and then drag and drop any music file or playlist from Spotify to Sidify Music converter. Check the music that you need to convert and then press "OK".

Step 2 : Select Output Format

Once added the music successfully, you can click setting button to change the basic parameters (Including Output format, Output quality and Conversion speed, etc). Here you can choose format as MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC and adjust conversion speed up to 5X faster.

Step 3 : Start Downloading and Converting Spotify Music to DRM-free format

Click "CONVERT" button to remove DRM and convert those audio file to DRM-free format without loss of any quality.

Step 4 : Find Out the Converted DRM-free Files

After conversion, you will easily find the converted Spotify files in the top right corner.

Step 5 : Transfer Music from Computer to Mi A1

Now you can follow the solution 1 or solution 2 to transfer all the converted music from computer to your new Mi A1 device.


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