2 Free and Fast Methods to Sync Photos to iPhone

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Myra Updated on Jun 26, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

After you bought a new iPhone, it's likely the first thing you'd like to do to enrich your iPhone content is to sync the photos you have saved on your computer to iPhone. Or you just want to move the pictures you have downloaded on your computer to your iPhone to enjoy them as you like. No matter what the reason is, as long as you want to sync photos to your iPhone, you can take a look at this blog post that covers 2 free and easy ways to transfer photos from computer to iPhone for reference. Read on to get the details.

How to sync photos to iPhone

Method 1: Copy photos to iPhone from computer for free with MobiMover

Want to import photos from Window PC to iPhone quickly and easily without erasing the existing data on your iPhone? If so, it won't let you down if you use MobiMover Free, an iPhone data transfer master, to import photos to your iPhone. With MobiMover, you can also transfer other files like videos, music, contacts, notes, messages and so on between iOS devices (iPhone/iPad) or between iOS device and PC for completely free. Can't wait to use MobiMover to have a try? Follow the steps below to learn how to sync photos from computer to iPhone quickly.

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NoteEaseUS MobiMover enables you to transfer files from computer to your iDevice without iTunes. To help MobiMover to access and read your iPhone or iPad data, you still need to install iTunes on your computer, which is the indispensable requirement for a third-party iOS data transfer tool. But you don’t need to do anything with iTunes. 

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer with Windows 7/8/10 via a USB cable. If you are asked to Trust This Computer on your iPhone, tap Trust. Then, launch EaseUS MobiMover and go to the main interface like the sample image shows below

main screen of one-click transfer

Step 2: Click your iPhone in the box to set the computer as resource device to transfer photos from computer to iPhone. MobiMover supports the latest iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. You can click the More button to transfer photos by folder or by file

one click transfer - PC - iPhone

Step 3: Navigate to your computer and select the folders or files including photos, then click Select Folder or Open. After this, click Next to enter the data loading screen. 

find the photos on your computer to import to iPhone

Step 4: Here you will see the whole photos and other files loaded within MobiMover. They can be contacts, audios, and videos. Choose Picture only to transfer photos from computer to iPhone. Moreover, you can click the Add button to download more content. 

load the images to MobiMover  

Step 5: Click Transfer to begin to transfer photos from computer to iPhone without iTunes. When the process finished, go to open the Photos App on your iPhone to check the synced pictures. 

begin to transfer photos from PC to iPhone

With MobiMover installed on your PC, you can try things like importing videos from iPhone to computer, backing up contacts on iPhone and transferring music from iPhone to iPhone and you will find that it's really easy and fast to manage iPhone/iPad content with MobiMover. Don't hesitate to have a try.

Method 2: Sync photos to iPhone from computer with iTunes

When it comes to iPhone data transfer, the tool you think of is likely to be iTunes. Transferring photos from computer to iPhone is no exception. The way to sync photos to iPhone with iTunes is shown below.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to computer and wait for iTunes to open automatically. (If your iPhone is not showing up in iTunes, fix it first.)

Step 2: Tap on the Device icon under the menu bar. (If you have more than one iOS device connected to the computer, choose the device you want to transfer photos to after you click the Device tab.)

Step 3: Click "Photos" under "Settings".

Step 4: Choose "Sync Photos", set the "Copy Photos from:" option and then select between "All folders" or "Selected folders".

Step 5: After you select the photos that will be transferred to your iPhone, click "Sync" to begin the process. (iTunes won't sync to iPhone? Read the blog post to learn what to do.)

How to sync photos to iPhone