Apple iTunes is a free application that is downloadable to your computer. It helps you set up a powerful digital entertainment collection on your PC, Mac, iPod, iPhone, or iPad; plays all your media; and adds them to your iOS devices very easily.
Apple iTunes is currently one of the largest retailers of entertainment in history. On Apple iTunes, you will find music, movies, TV shows, books, audiobooks, apps, podcasts and more; and iCloud enables you to buy items from iTunes store and have them appear on all your iOS devices automatically without having to synchronize them.
Thus, Apple iTunes is very useful in organizing and playing music and videos on the computer. It can automatically download the latest apps or music, and you can even book purchases of items on iTunes.
What iTunes Player Can Do for You
iTunes Player brings the excitement of listening to music or watching videos, movies and TV shows to your computer. The player properly organizes your entire media collection in the iTunes library, so that you can look for items very fast and play music or movie quickly and easily.
Moreover, you can buy very high quality songs for just 69 cents, 99 cents or $1.29 each. When you buy items on iTunes, iCloud sends them to all your iOS devices wirelessly without any need to synchronize them. iTunes even recommends music you may like. You can also browse and see what others are listening to and enjoy bonus materials like lyrics, photos, linear notes and others.
TV Shows on iTunes
iTunes makes watching your favorite TV shows easy and fun. The shows are commercial-free and come as very high quality videos. You can buy past episodes or an entire collection. Interestingly, once you have paid for a TV show, you can download and watch it over and over again on any of your iOS devices. All you have to do is check your purchase history on iCloud and select the show. You can also get a Multi-pass to have access to one month’s worth of episodes on any of your devices.
Movies on iTunes
Apple iTunes is your ultimate source for great movies, including recent ones and old ones. You can buy or rent comedy, drama, romance, classic or thriller movies from iTunes store. Items bought from iTunes store come with iTunes Extras – free interviews, trailers, photos and so on.
Books on iTunes
Apple iTunes store is properly stocked with top eBooks and audiobooks, which are conveniently categorized into mysteries, comedies, classics, self-help books etc. You can purchase books from any of your iOS devices and have them automatically appear in the rest of your iOS devices. iCloud even stores your bookmarks, so that you can read across several devices without losing track of where you stopped the last time.
Other Features of iTunes
There are many other features that you will find on Apple iTunes. For example, you can find thousands of podcasts from individuals and big organizations like ESPN, NPR, CBS Sport etc. iTunes U is another great feature of Apple iTunes where you can discover and learn the smartest way and get access to materials from top Universities and institutions. In many cases, you can attend their classes for free. Additionally, the Tone Store gives you access to special alert tones, ringtones and so on.
Lastly, iCloud and iTunes Match are two services that now make iTunes more convenient and fun. iCloud wirelessly download your contents to all your iOS devices regardless of which device you used to purchase an item, and iTunes Match stores all your music collection in the cloud (not just the ones bought from iTunes) and plays them across all your devices.