Tips for Transferring Your Music Collection onto a Smart Phone

Smart phones are great tools for taking you music on the road. They can plug into your home stereo system or you can stream music wirelessly. Also, you can easily interface between your smart phone and your car stereo. However, before you can take your music with you, you will have to transfer your music onto your phone. Let me discuss some options for this.

If you have music on CDs then the first step in transferring music is to rip you CDs and create MP3s or music files in other formats. The best way to do this is by using a DVD-ROM drive. Using a rum drive versus playing music through a conventional CD player has the advantage that the data is captured directly and there is no additional conversion process involved which maximizes the sound quality of your audio files.

To do this, you will also need a ripper software. There …