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  • When you redeem an iTunes, the amount of credit on the card is added to the Apple ID that you use to buy items from the iTunes Store, iBooks Store, or App Store, or that you used when you joined Apple Music. You can use store credit for purchases that you make in any of the stores, towards your iCloud storage, or to pay for in-app purchases until it's gone. Apple Music credit is added to your Apple Music membership.

  • After you redeem an iTunes Gift Card, your account balance automatically updates in the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store. You might need to sign out and back in to all of your devices for your credit balance to appear. You can find your balance underneath your Apple ID.

  • After you redeem an Apple Music Gift Card, membership credit is added to the Apple Music membership that is linked to your Apple ID. Learn how to view information about your Apple Music membership.

Other gift cards:

Open the Apple Music app, then tap the menu icon  in the upper-left corner.

  1. Tap your Apple ID. If prompted, enter your Apple ID password.

  2. Tap Redeem.

  3. Enter the code, then tap Redeem again.

With the credit from a gift card, you can get music, movies, TV shows, apps, books, audiobooks, Apple Music memberships, iCloud storage, and more.

iTunes Gift Card

When you redeem an iTunes Gift Card, the amount on the card credits to your Apple ID. You can use the credit in the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store as long as you sign in to each store with the same Apple ID. The credit is used for each purchase you make in a store until it's gone.

 

To redeem an iTunes Gift Card or content code, open iTunes with this link.

 

Redeem on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. On your device, tap iTunes Store, iBooks Store, or App Store.

  2. Scroll to the bottom of the Featured section and tap Redeem.

  3. Sign in with your Apple ID. Learn what to do if you forgot your Apple ID.

  4. Tap "You can also enter your code manually." In some countries and regions, you can redeem gift cards using your built-in camera.

  5. Enter the 16-digit code, which starts with X.

  6. For store credit, tap Done.

  7. If you're prompted with an offer for Apple Music, choose "Extend Your Membership" to redeem months of Apple Music service. If you'd prefer to redeem for store credit, choose "Use Credit for iTunes or App Store".

Learn what to do if you see an alert message or can't redeem your iTunes or Apple Music Gift Card or content code.

After you redeem your card or code, what happens next depends on the type of card or code that you redeem:

  • When you redeem an iTunes Gift Card, the amount on the card credits to the Apple ID that you use to buy items from the iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store.

Apple ID credit is used for each purchase you make in any of the stores, including Apple Music memberships, until it's gone. Learn how to check your credit balance.

  1. Open iTunes.

  2. If you’re not signed in, sign in with your Apple ID. Learn what to do if you forgot your Apple ID.

  3. From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen or at the top of the iTunes window, choose Account > Redeem.

  1. Enter your password, then press the Return or Enter key on your keyboard, or click Sign In.

  2. Enter the 16-digit code, which starts with X.

  3. In some countries and regions, you can redeem gift cards using a built-in camera.

  1. Click Redeem.

  2. Learn what to do if you see an alert message or can't redeem your iTunes or Apple Music Gift Card or content code.

After you redeem your card or code, what happens next depends on the type of card or code you redeem.

  • When you redeem an iTunes Gift Card, the amount on the card credits to the Apple ID that you use to buy items from the iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store.

Apple ID credit is used for each purchase you make in any of the stores, including Apple Music memberships, until it's gone. Learn how to check your credit balance.