Updated: 24 June 2017

YouTube to iPod Converter: How to Download Music from YouTube to iPod

Convert YouTube to iPod no sweat. Time to dust off your old and stunning iPod! Here's how you can start using the iconic device again.

Josh Brown

Your granny is not the only one who’s using an iPod in 2017. iPod has a large fanbase and since you landed here, it seems like you are enrolled too.

In 2017 iPod is still beautiful, portable, and has an amazing sound –  do you actually need more than that? :) 

At Softorino we also receive tons of feature requests from people, asking to make an iPod compatible with our lil’ app Softorino YouTube Converter. 

April 25th, 2017. It’s now official  –  The jaw-dropping way to convert YouTube to iPod is live and kicking! The only tool you will need is Softorino YouTube Converter 2. 

The cool part? Take any iPod model you wish, they ALL are compatible. 

Even cooler part? You can finally leave iTunes behind, there's no need for syncing. Now, settle in because this is the part where we finally get to know how to convert YouTube to mp3 for iPod.  

Announcement: Softorino YouTube Converter 2 is not yet live. It's coming soon! All info is here: SYC 2.

... rapid way to download Music from YouTube to iPod

YouTube holds vast and massive collection of trending, live and pop music in HD quality. And, being crystal honest – we visit YouTube because of all the OCEAN of music it has, in the first place.

There’s also no way to stream music on oldie devices like iPod Classic or iPod Shuffle. But what you can do is download it from YouTube or other websites.  This all turns YouTube into a goldmine for people who own  legacy iPods. So keep on reading to learn how to download music from YouTube on iPod.  

Step 0. Before we continue, make sure to download Softorino YouTube Converter 2.   

Softorino Youtube Converter is the only option that gets YouTube music straight to legacy iPods. The tool is running with no issues on Windows PC and a MacOS. It’s free to download too. 

I’m not a big fan of downloading apps from the web, but rest assured this one is safe :)     

Step 1. Plug-in your iPod & start the app

 It will see your iPod as soon as you connected it using a USB cord.  

FYI, Softorino YouTube Converter is not just a slick Youtube to iPod converter, it knows lots of tricks: 

  • DROP music and videos to iPhone over WIFI
  • Forced Ringtones: SYC 2 automatically converts YouTube video into an iPhone Ringtone
  • Download videos with or without subtitles from more than 30 websites
  • No need for iTunes or any other side-apps  

 Step 2. Copy the link of the video you want to download. 

Softorino YouTube Converter monitors your clipboard. It will add the video to the downloading list right on the spot. 

What you need to do is to select the desired settings, e.g. the device to save the music on. 

Step 3. Click on ‘Download Music from YouTube’ button 

 When the download is finished, the app will notify you saying that your files have been transferred successfully. 

Step 4. and...DONE! Play your file.

Now just head to your iPod and find your music there. 

 If you have an iPod touch, you will then get the songs inside your Music. app. 

 That's it! No messing with iTunes or going through  converting settings. Your tracks will also have artworks and all the needed meta data already. 

Bottom Line

 iPod is amazing, but I guess you don’t need me to tell you this. iPod has been an iPhone’s forerunner and it still wins the audience with its simplicity and beautiful design. 

Apple conducted the entire music revolution with one little device iPod is. There are so many iPod for any taste, of different colors and with absolutely versatile features.

The slick workaround to download music from YouTube to iPod can breathe new life into your legacy device, that’s size a pack of matches. Your part is simply to copy the link and connect your device, while the app takes care of the rest.  It also works the same for more than 30 websites including Facebook, Instagram, SoundCloud and more. 

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