Xilisoft iPhone Magic Platinum facilitates data transfers between iPhones, iPods, iPads and computers by using iTunes. It features a clean and attractive interface that permits users to easily perform operations, along with a generous set of helpful tools.
Speedy setup and user-friendly GUI
The installation procedure is a fast and easy job. As for the interface, Xilisoft iPhone Magic Platinum keeps all files neatly organized into different categories, accessible from the left side of the screen, such as music, movies, playlists, voice memos, books and photos.
Summary on the iDevice
In the first panel you can get an overview on device information when it comes to total capacity and space occupied by audio, video, photo, book and other file types, along with the total songs, movies, photos and books, as well as the device type, capacity, iOS version, serial number and format.
Perform file transfers and customize some aspects
Music can be previewed in a built-in player and copied to the device, computer or directly to the iTunes library. Multiple files or entire folders can be added, deleted or renamed, as well as organized into playlists. Users may assign ratings and artwork, and modify metadata.
There are multiple sorting options available. For example, when it comes to songs, you can toggle between list and thumbnail view, as well as view items by song name, album, artist, genre or composer. Some useful information is displayed too, such as the play count. A search function is available for the entire database.
Extra media tools
In addition, Xilisoft iPhone Magic Platinum integrates options for exporting messages (to HTML or TXT format), ripping a CD or DVD, converting audio and video files to other formats, downloading online clips (e.g. YouTube), as well as for creating ringtones. It can read DVDs, ISO and IFO images.
Evaluation and conclusion
The app offers support for multiple languages, has a good response time and carries out tasks rapidly. Although CPU usage is minimal, RAM consumption is significant. We have not come across any issues in our tests, since the tool did not hang, crash or pop up error messages.
To conclude, Xilisoft iPhone Magic Platinum comes packed with rich options for managing files between computers and Apple devices, and it should meet the requirements of most users looking for a simpler tool than iTunes to perform this job.