Apple iTunes is the only official tool for managing iPhone & iPod Touch. With iTunes you can take backup of your iPhone as well as transfer music and download apps from iTunes store. However iTunes is known as bloatware application which installs many unnecessary services along with Apple iTunes.
If you are using iTunes just to manage iPhone then here is better alternative i-FunBox which is a iPhone File browser for transferring and maintaining media, files and directories on iPhone and iPod.
Features of i-FunBox iPhone File Browser
1. Total Control of iPhone File System :- Manage files on your iPhone in a way just like Windows Explorer but more robust and friendly.
2. Hi-Speed General Purpose Storage:- Use your iPhone as an USB Portable Disk for general files. Exploit the large flash memory on iPhone with transmission speed beyond 5MB/s.
3. Managing Music and Movie on iPhone/iPod :-Download Apple iTunes managed audio and video in iPhone or iPod to PC as a backup copy. Upload songs and movies to iPhone or iPod from PC. Supports also the iPhone 3G and lastest firmware 2.2.1.
4. Flexible Batch Wallpaper Uploader :- Automatically convert and upload images to iPhone as wallpaper. Any image sizes are supported including photos from professional cameras.
Screenshot of i-FunBox iPhone File Browser
Their is no need of any jailnreaking or demon to use i-FunBox iPhone File browser