This free online tool can allow you to manage any multimedia files for your iPhone, iPad and iPod. After downloading video clips and recording online audio or radio, you can directly transfer the downloaded and recorded files to your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad without iTunes.
If you think it is a little complicated for you to complete this task with several tools, you can use the sharewares – Video Download Capture, Streaming Audio Recorder, which have a built-in function – Add to iTunes.
After finishing your downloading and recording job, you can add your downloaded video or recorded audio files to your iTunes and then sync them to your iOS devices.
Though iTunes and iCloud can help us do this to transfer downloaded or recorded files to iPhone or iPad. There are many other easier ways. If you’ve managed your data with iTunes, you will find it complex to operate. Your method is quite practical.