7 Best Mac Ringtone Makers to Create Ringtones Easily

Q:"I am looking for a Mac ringtone maker to create different pleasing ringtones for my smart phone. I just don't wanna to use that built-in dull music which makes me difficult to distinguish my call from the crowed. Is there any recommend for useful and reliable ringtone maker for Mac?" - Jane from London

There is no dount that a special yet unique ringtone has high recognition. You can quickly tell if it's a text message, a phone call or an alarm clock. Since there are so many ringtone makers on the Internet, you may feel confused which one is the best program to create ringtones. To help you save time and efforts, here we've collected 7 best ringtone maker for Mac. You can choose one that fits your demands best.

#1 Joyoshare VidiKit

The first best program introduced here is Joyoshare VidiKit - Video Cutter for Mac. With it, you can easily cut any large audio file into smaller one, remove the unwanted parts of the audio and join the audio clips from the same source together to generate a new one. Besides, you can also adjust the volume and weighting of the audio file, add special sound effects to the audio, extract audio from video, etc. Thus, it can be used to create ringtones for your mobile phones and tablets.

It's worth noting that this ringtone maker for Mac supports lots of audio file formats including MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC, AC3, OGG, AIFF, RA, M4A, M4B, M4P, M4R, MP2, MPA, MKA, RAM, APE, FLAC, AA, etc, so that you can use any media file in different formats to become a ringtone. Besides iPhone, iPad and Android generic, you can also create ringtones for Windows Phones, Blackberry, Motorola, LG Optimus, etc. It can output audio with good compatibility to your different devices.

Supported macOS: Mac OS X 10.8 and later, including Mac 11

joyoshare vidikit video cutter


Make ringtones with zero sound quality loss

Extract audio from video easily

Support various iPhone and Android devices

Apply sound effects, change volume, etc.

Create ringtones for Android, iPhone and many more


Free trial version only gives users 5 opportunities to try

#2 4Media Ringtone Maker

As one of the best ringtone converter tools, 4Media Ringtone Maker for Mac allows you to create a ringtone from your favorite songs or extract audio tracks from video files with ease. The Mac ringtone maker supports plenty of input and output audio formats such as MP3, WAV, M4A, M4R, OGG, AMR, etc and video formats like AVI, MPEG, MP4, WMV, DivX, H.264/AVC, MKV, MOV, AVCHD, RM, XviD, 3GP, and more. With it, you can convert ringtones for iPhones, Windows Phones, Google phones, BlackBerry, Sony Ericsson, Nokia, Motorola, LG, HTC, etc.

Supported macOS: 32 bit: Mac OS X v10.6 - 10.14(Mojave); 64 bit: Mac OS X v10.9 - macOS Big Sur(Version 11)

4media ringtone maker for mac


Create ringtone from audio or video

Support a variety of media formats

Make ringtones for many kinds of mobile phones


Limited functionality to edit video and audio

#3 Aolor Ringtone Maker

Aolor Ringtone Maker lets user record any sound for ringtone, trim it as you like, add fade in or fade out effects, and adjust output ringtone parameters such as sample rate, bitrate, channel and volume, etc. This ringtone maker on Mac even enables you to make ringtones of different file formats including MP3, AMR, OGG, M4R, WMA, WAV, M4A, etc for many different phones like iPhones, Android phones, Windows phones, Nokia and other mobile phones.

Supported macOS: Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.12

aolor ringone maker for mac


Record audio as ringtone with built-in recorder

Directly import music from iTunes Library, Genius and Playlist

Create ringtones in any formats for different phones


Limited editing features

#4 Xilisoft iPhone Ringtone Maker

Xilisoft iPhone Ringtone Maker for Mac is a simple-to-use Mac ringtone creator for iPhone users. The software allows you to convert music, songs, voices and other audios or even movies to ringtone. It supports many audio file formats such as MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC, CDA, OGG, FLAC, etc, as well as a wide range of video formats including MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, FLV, MKV, M4V, VOB, H.264/MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, RM, RMVB, etc. You can also add fade in and fade out effects to enhance your ringtone. After ringtone is made, you can freely transfer it to your iPhone or iPad and set it as ringtone.

Supported macOS: 32 bit: Mac OS X v10.6 - 10.14(Mojave); 64 bit: Mac OS X v10.9 - macOS Big Sur(Version 11)

xilisoft iphone ringtone maker for mac


Simple interface and easy to use

Convert video to iPhone ringtone

Directly transfer ringtone to iPhone


Can only make ringtone for iPhone, iPad and iPod

#5 iMacsoft iPhone Ringtone Maker

This iPhone M4R ringtone maker is specially designed for creating ringtones for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch users on the Mac. This program allows you to trim and clip an audio file or video to keep the segment you desire and convert it to iPhone ringtone. You can also set fade in and fade out timings, and adjust the ringtone parameters. Moreover, the built-in player will offer you a pre-listening chance before converting it. It can convert many popular media formats like WMA, WAV, RA, M4A, AVI, MPEG, MP4, DivX to iOS gadget ringtone in M4R.

Supported macOS: Mac OS X v10.5 - 10.10 Yosemite

imacsoft iphone ringtone maker for mac


No limit and flexible to use

Highly compatible with Apple devices

Freely transfer and manage iPhone ringtone


No support for the latest macOS 10.12/10.13

#6 iSkysoft iPhone Ringtone Maker

This is another useful Mac iPhone ringtone maker that allows you to customize ringtones very easily. You can create ringtone from your own music or extract audio from beloved movie, etc. In addition, you're enabled to apply fade-in and fade-out effects to make it smooth. The audio waveform is always shown for a precise trimming and the built-in audio recorder provides an easy recording. iSkysoft iPhone Ringtone Maker offers you three easy methods to export your polished iPhone ringtone. You can directly transfer it to your iPhone, save it to the local folder of your Mac or save it to iTunes.

Supported macOS: Mac OS X 10.5 or 10.6 Snow Leopard

iskysoft iphone ringtone maker for mac


Make ringtone from audio or video on Mac

Smart built-in recorder offers an easy recording

3 ways to export iPhone ringtone


Only create ringtones for iPhone

Hard to find updated version

#7 Syncios Ringtone Maker

Syncios iPhone Ringtone Maker is actually a tool from its Mobile Manager kit. It supports different types of iOS devices and can detect them quickly. Using it, you can access any audio file or even extract sound from a wanted video. It gives an option to let you make SMS ringtone, set start and end, add fade in/fade out effect, and choose which device to save the final ringtone. You can either directly export it to your iPhone or save to PC locally.

Supported macOS: Mac OS X 10.9 - 10.15

syncios ringtone maker for mac


Support fade in and fade out effects

Export completed ringtone to iPhone/iPad directly

Save ringtone to the local folder of your computer


No "Share" option

Conclusion & Suggestion

There are many ringtone makers for Mac in the current market, and here we just pick up 7 best of them, with their advantages and disadvantages included. If you're seeking for a powerful ringtone creator that can make ringtone for many other different mobile phones, you can consider Joyoshare VidiKit, 4Media or Aolor; otherwise, if you only want to convert audio to your iPhone ringtone, just try Xilisoft, iMacsoft or iSkysoft. Hope you have a pleasant ringtone making experience!


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