[2 Tips]How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/Air for Free

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Myra Updated on Jun 13, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Applies To: iPhone XS/XS Max/XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6/6s, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, MacBook Mini

Are you looking for the way to import videos, including Movies, TV shows, Music Videos, Home Videos, and Photo Videos, from your iPhone to MacBook Pro or MacBook Air? If so, you can't miss EaseUS MobiMover Free, the FREE iOS data transfer tool which will help you transfer videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/Air without any cost or limitation. What's more, transferring videos from iPhone to MacBook is just one of the many things MobiMover can do for you. Sounds attractive? Read on to get more details.

How to import videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/MacBook Air for Free

Tip 1: Transfer videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/MacBook Air without iTunes

MobiMover is the FREEWARE for iOS data transfer and file management, which means you can import files from iPhone (or iPad in iOS 8 and later) to computer (Mac or PC), export content from computer to iOS device, transfer data from one iDevice to another and manage your iDevice files by deleting, editing or adding items from computer.

What can MobiMover transfer or manage for you:

Photos: Camera Roll, Photo Library, Photo Stream, Photo Videos

Videos: Movies, TV shows, Music Videos

Audios: Music, Ringtones, Voice Memos, Audiobooks, Playlists

Others: Contacts, Notes, Messages, Voice Mails, Books, and Safari Bookmarks

With MobiMover installed on your MacBook, you can not only transfer videos from iPhone to MacBook but also transfer other files like transferring photos from iPhone to iPhone, which is quite useful especially when you get a new iPhone and want to keep the important photos ready for use on your new device. As for other key information like messages, you can save text messages from iPhone to computer to make a backup and view the details whenever you like via MobiMover. Now, follow the steps below to learn how to transfer videos from iPhone to MacBook with simple steps.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your Mac with a USB cable and tap Trust This Computer on your device's screen to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover and choose the iDevice to Mac on the main interface.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac - step 1

Step 2: MobiMover will automatically select all the transferable items on your iPhone. Keep the videos you want to copy selected. The 1-Click Transfer features enable you to transfer all things at once. If you're going to move some of your videos from iPhone to Mac, you should use the custom transfer features by clicking your device name in the main interface.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac - step 2

Step 3: You can customize the storage route by clicking the File icon at the upper-right corner. In default, MobiMover will export your device files to a desktop folder named Exported by MobiMover.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac - step 3

Step 4: Click the Transfer button to export videos from iPhone to Mac. When the process has done, you can go to the folder you have selected in Step 3 to view the imported videos.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac - step 4

Tip 2: Import videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/MacBook Air Wirelessly without cable

However, if you want to transfer videos from your iPhone to MacBook wirelessly, using AirDrop is a good choice for you. With AirDrop on, you can transfer files like photos, videos, contacts, websites and more between two AirDrop-supported devices. It's no doubt that you can import videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/MacBook Air wirelessly using AirDrop. Here are the steps to make it. (If AirDrop is not working on your device, you can get things done by following the steps in Tip 1.)

Step 1: Turn on AirDrop on your Mac.

  • Go to Finder > Go > AirDrop and switch on Bluetooth and WiFi to turn on AirDrop on your Mac.
  • Set the option Allow to be discovered by as Everyone or Contacts Only.

Step 2: Turn on AirDrop on iPhone.

  • Swipe up from the bottom of your iPhone screen to open Control Center.
  • Tap on AirDrop and set your iPhone to be discovered by Contacts Only or Everyone.

Step 3: Once the Mac and the iPhone are connected. You can transfer videos from iPhone to Mac freely.

  • Go to Photos App on your iPhone and select the videos you want to transfer.
  • Click the Share button and choose your Mac to send files to.

How to transfer videos from iPhone to MacBook Pro/MacBook Air