Get Photos from Old Phone to new iPhone with Ease

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Lionel Updated on Jun 15, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Yesterday, I bought an iPhone X, this device was absolutely amazing, and I loved it so much, so in order to get all things on my old iPhone 6 to iPhone X, I tried a lot of time after searching the solutions on the internet, but it doesn't work at all, so if you do have some useful suggestions? Thanks.

That's great to get a brand new iPhone X, which is more powerful and beautiful. And the rest is to transfer all your things on your old iPhone to the new one, and in this article, we'll show you three free ways to get photos from old Phone to new iPhone easily, just choose the one which is more convenient for you.

Get photos from old Phone to new iPhone with iCloud

Actually, the cloud service is more and more popular nowadays, and iCloud enables you to have access to all that data, all the time.

1.First, sync all data from your old iPhone to iCloud

2.Go to Settings -> iCloud -> Storage & Backup -> Backup Now

3.When you set up the new iPhone, use the same email you use for your iCloud while setting up (use Restore from iCloud Backup)

4.All data gets synced automatically, and this includes the photos too. This will take a lot of time depending on the amount of data.

Get photos from old Phone to new iPhone with iTunes

1.Connect your iPhone and open iTunes

2.From the sidebar, choose the old iPhone under the Devices tab

3.Select Photos and sync

4.Now, disconnect the old iPhone and connect your new iPhone

5.Select the device again and sync with the options

All those old photos that synced with your local folders should be on your new iPhone now

Get photos from old iPhone to new iPhone with MobiMover Free

If you are not familiar with the process of iCloud and iTunes, a third party free iPhone data transfer software called EaseUS MobiMover Free can a good choice for you, it enables you to back up your iPhone/iPad content to computer, sync data from computer to iPhone/iPad and share files between two iOS devices. On the other hand, it works also as a free iPhone content manager, that means you can manage the content freely on adding/editing/deleting. Follow the easy steps below to give a try.

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Step 1: Connect your old iPhone and the new iPhone to your computer with USB cables. Once connected, tap on Trust on your devices to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free for Windows. To sync data between two iOS devices, MobiMover Free for Mac is also available to you. 

MobiMover main screen

Step 2: Set the first device as your old iPhone and the target device as your new iPhone. Then, click Next to move to the following screen.

Main screen of data transfer between two iOS devices

Step 3: Uncheck Select all and keep Photo only. If you want to move some specific pictures to your new iPhone, you can click the device name next to 1-Click-Transfer and go to Picture > Photo

choose photos to be transferred

Step 4: Now, click Transfer to begin to transfer photos from old iPhone to new iPhone directly without iTunes backup and syncing. Please don't disconnect the devices while transferring. When it's done, go to open the Photos App on your new iPhone to check the imported files. 

begin to transfer photos from new iPhone to new iPhone