How to Use iTunes Gift Card on Mac, iPhone, Android and PC


People can receives iTunes gift card in different occasions such as Christmas, New Year, Birthday and also you can buy this iTunes gift card online. First thing that need to know is how to use iTunes gift card on Mac device. As far as I concerned, many of them are received iTunes Gift card and don’t know how to use it and throw it away somewhere else without knowing the value of it. I request everyone to keep this card safe and use it’s benefits.


You can benefits of some credits to purchase on iTunes using this gift card. iTunes or Apple Music gift card has 16 digit secret code on the back side where you can peel it or scratch it to see the code and it starts with X. Once you done this process, keep it aside and come to the PC or Mac.

16 digit code of itunes-gift-card-redeem-code

The 16-digit code of the iTunes gift card will be look like the above image.

How to use an iTunes Gift Card

Here, I am sharing the step by step procedure to use this iTunes Gift Card on your Mac, PC, iPhone and Android. Don’t want to waste your time let’s directly jump to the topic.

1. Installation

Open your Internet Browser and .Download iTunes from the official website. Once the downloading process is complete, Install it on your PC or Mac.

2. Open Your iTunes

Once you have successfully installed iTunes on your Computer. If you are already created an Apple id then, Open iTunes and simply Sign in to your account. Other should follow the next step to create your Apple id – you need to open your iTunes and click on the menu icon at the left side top corner, Go to iTunes Store -> Create Apple id.

3. Create an Apple id (For New users)

You can create an Apple account within iTunes itself, if you do not have an account already.

  • Click the word Store.
  • Click Create Apple ID.
  • Click Continue.
  • Read and accept the terms and conditions to continue.
  • Then, Click on the small box at the right side bottom, then click Agree.

Apple will ask your personal information while opening an account. Make sure with your date of birth, an email address and other details. Also You will need to create a password and set up your security questions to continue. 

4. Redeem iTunes Gift Card

Once you have done Apple account creating process, then Sign in to your account.

  • Open up your iTunes, Click on iTunes Store.
  • After that, you will see the drop down menu where you can see the Redeem option. Click on it.
  • Sign in with your Apple ID that you use for iTunes Store.
  • Then, click on Use Camera option.


  • Then, show that 16-digit secret code which is in the iTunes gift card to the FaceTime Camera on your Mac or to simply enter the secret code in the box on your windows PC and Redeem it.

ITunes gift card redeem windows PC

  • Now, you are successfully enter the Redeem code.

This is the way to redeem your iTunes Gift cards on Mac and the windows PC. Let us quickly see the how we can use this gift card to Android and Apple handheld devices.

Redeem your iTunes gift card on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

Same way we can do it on the Apple’s mobile devices. Let you know through the below steps.

  • Open up your iTunes Store on your device or App Store or iBook Store.
  • Scroll down to the bottom of the Featured Section where you can see Redeem option. Tap on it.
  • Then, Sign in with your Apple ID and Password.
  • There are two methods to enter your Redeem code. One is to enter your code manually and other one is using in-built camera to scan the 16-digit code as same as that we discussed in Above mac part.

iOS App-Store-Redeming-Gift-Card


  • On the manual part, you can enter the 16-digit code which is starts with X.
  • Then, Tap on the Redeem button.

This is how we need to enter the code and Redeem it.

On Android phone

  • Open up your Play Store and Install Apple Music App
  • After successfully installed it, Open the Apple Music app, then tap the menu icon in the upper-left corner.
  • Tap your Apple ID. If prompted, enter your Apple ID and Password.
  • Tap Redeem option.

Apple Music Gift Card Redeem Android

  • Enter the 16-digit code from the back of the card, then tap Redeem again.

These are the steps to enter the iTunes Gift card to redeem the credits on your Android device. If you want to know more about iTunes Gift card in the official website.

Final Words

I hope that you are now learned about how to use an iTunes Gift card on your Mac, the PC, iPhone/iPad and the Android device. If your friends also in struggle of being redeem the credits from the iTunes gift card. Then, you can share this article to them. And finally, If you have any questions regarding this topic, you can ask me by posting comments in the comment box below and I always welcome to reply all your comments.



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