So, how can I sync my Mac with MTP device?

We are going to show you how you can easily and with no hassle sync data on your Mac with any MTP device you have.

With SyncMate you will be able to sync images, videos, music, and folders between your OS X computer and any device supporting MTP.
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  • Sync any device

Sync data on Mac with any device that supports MTP (test with Free edition first).

  • Android trick

When connecting Android 3 or 4 device using MTP connection, you will see all data storages located on it (internal memory, SD card, etc.)

Sync Mac MTP device

Step 1: Download SyncMate Free edition.

First of all you will need to download and install SyncMate Free edition on your Mac.

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Step 2: Connect your MTP device.

As all sync options offered for MTP devices are available in Expert (paid) edition, we strongly advise you to check if your device can be connected to your Mac via SyncMate and whether it is be recognized by SyncMate prior to purchasing Expert Edition.

Launch SyncMate and click "Add connection" button and choose "MTP device" in the SyncMate Wizard.

*Have any questions? Read this article.

Mac MTP synchronization

Step 3: Upgrade to SyncMate Expert.

Once you are sure your device can be connected and recognized by SyncMate, you will need to upgrade your Free edition to Expert. Go to SyncMate preferences and choose "Upgrade to Expert Edition" to purchase the activation code or "Activate SyncMate Expert" if you have already purchased code.

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Step 4: Choose what to sync.

With SyncMate Expert you can sync images, videos, music, and folders on your Mac with MTP device. Check plugins you are about to sync and establish settings for them.

You can also mount your MTP device as Mac disk or sync data automatically with Expert edition.

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Step 5. Let it sync!

That's it, your devices are ready to be synced. Click "Sync now" button and sync process will start.

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Step 6. Sync even more!

Besides mentioned above MTP devices SyncMate allows syncing data on Mac with a wide list of other devices and accounts. You can also sync your Mac with Windows Mobile, Android, BlackBerry and Nokia S40 devices, other Macs and Windows computers, Sony PSP, any mounted storage devices, iPhones, iPads, iPods Touch or Nano, Google and Dropbox accounts, and cloud storages (iCloud, Yahoo!).

How to switch the mobile device to USB flash drive mode?
Now you can sync your iTunes & Video using USB 2.0 high speed connection. SyncMate 2 allows you to sync faster via USB flash drive mode in case your device features such option.

To switch your mobile device to USB flash drive mode please follow:

Start -> Settings -> Connection Mode (USB) -> (there will be 2 options to select: "Active Sync" and "Removable disk") check "Removable disk".

Finally, connect your mobile device to Mac.