On October 12, 2011, Apple released its brand-new iTunes 10.5, one day before the release of iCloud and iOS 5. It is able to offer support for iTunes in the Cloud, Automatic Downloads, the ability previous purchases and to sync with iPod, iPad, iPhone 4S devices.
It has been ten years when Apple released its first version of iTunes 1.1, on January 9, 2001, and today, October 12, 2011, we finally see iTunes 10.5 to come. According to the release notes, iTunes 10.5 adds support for iPhone 4S, iCloud, iTunes in the Cloud, Wi-Fi Syncing and iOS and no longer requires QuickTime to operate.
New Features in iTunes 10.5
iTunes in the Cloud. iTunes now stores your music and TV purchases in iCloud and makes them available on your devices anywhere, any time, at no additional cost.
Automatic Downloads. Purchase music from any device or computer and automatically download a copy to your PC and iOS devices.
Download Previous Purchases. Download your past music, TV, app, and book purchases again, at no additional cost. Previous purchases may be unavailable if they are no longer on the iTunes Store.
Sync with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 5.
Wi-Fi Syncing. Automatically sync your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iTunes any time they’re both on the same Wi-Fi network.
File format supported by iTunes 10.5
iTunes 10.5 can play any audio files that QuickTime can play (as well as some video formats), including Protected AAC files from the iTunes Store and Audible.com audio books. There is limited support for Vorbis and FLAC enclosed in an Ogg container (files using the Ogg container format are not naturally supported) or Speex codecs with the Xiph QuickTime Components.
Put Sony camcorder AVCHD video to iPad, iPhone 4S, iPod via iTunes 10.5
There are two things to do if you want to view your Sony camcorder AVCHD video on your iPad, iPhone 4S or iPod. The first thing is to convert your AVCHD file to iTunes 10.5 supported files. And then you can sync your iPad, iPhone 4S or iPod with iOS 5 via iTunes 10.5.
Sony to iTunes 10.5 Converter is able to convert your Sony camcorder AVCHD video to iTunes compatible file format and then sync the files to your iPad, iPhone 4S and iPod for free playback. Besides, Sony to iTunes 10.5 Converter can also convert Sony AVCHD files to other file formats like AVI, WMV, MPG, MP4, FLV, MKV, DV, 3GP, RM, RMVB etc.
With Sony to iTunes 10.5 Converter, you can also edit your Sony camcorder AVCHD video files with the built-in video editing features such as you can crop off unwanted parts, clip the video files or tweak the output video parameters etc.
Note: If you want to put your Sony camcorder video on iPad, iPhone 4S, iPhone via a iTunes 10.5 on a Mac computer, you can turn to Mac Sony to iTunes 10.5 Converter.