iTunes 11 is completely redesigned with interface just like an iOS App. iTunes 11 brings it more fun to explore and enjoy your music, movies, and TV shows. And with iTunes Match and iCloud in iTunes 11, you can backup and store your entire music collection, even songs you’ve imported from CDs for you to access your music from any of your devices and listen to your entire library.
.FLAC file is losslessly audio format which provides marvelous audio quality but much smaller file size. It’s pity however, FLAC is not a supported audio format by iTunes 11. In order to import FLAC to iTunes 11, iTunes Match, and stream FLAC to iCloud through iTunes 11, a recommended solution is to convert FLAC to Apple friendly audio formats MP3, WAV, AAC or Apple Lossless ALAC so that you can play FLAC with iTunes 11, iPad, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS and iPod, etc.
Prepare: Free download FLAC Converter
Step 1: Add FLAC files
Click “Add File” button to add FLAC files to the FLAC to iTunes 11 Converter.
Step 2: Choose output format
Take converting FLAC to MP3 format for example. Click the “Profile” Drop-down list and choose “MP3 – MPEG-3 Audio(*.mp3)” as the profile from “General Audio” category.
Step 3: Convert FLAC to iTunes 11 supported MP3, WAV, AAC or ALAC
Click on the “Convert” button at the bottom of the program to start FLAC to iTunes 11 conversion.
Step 4: Import FLAC to iTunes 11
Move to Music library tab. When the conversion in Step 3 is finished, click “Open folder” to open the converted FLAC files. Directly drag and drop the audio files to iTunes 11. The songs will imediately appear in the Music library.
Now you can play the FLAC files in iTunes 11 with ease. Or transfer to iCloud through iTunes Match for storing.