Free Method to Import Photo from iPhone X to Mac

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Lionel Updated on Jun 08, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

People often like to take photos to record the life with friends or family, but the more photo you've taken on your iPhone X, the less storage space will be on your iPhone, so you may want to free up space on your iPhone? In this article, we'll introduce you 5 free ways to help you import photo from iPhone X to Mac device. Choose the right way to follow the steps below.

Transfer photo from iPhone X to Mac with EaseUS MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover Free is the most popular iPhone data transfer program in the market that enables you to export photos from iPhone to Mac or transfer files from iPhone to Mac in an easier way than ever, including contacts, messages, notes, music, videos, books, and Safari bookmarks. Just keep your Mac is running 10.12 (Sierra), 10.13 (High Sierra), OS X 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), or 10.11 (El Capitan), you can download and install MobiMover Free on your Mac to transfer data between iOS device and Mac or between two iOS devices. 

Step 1: Connect your iPhone X or iPhone 8 to your Mac with a USB cable. When a pop-up appears on your iPhone screen and asks you to trust this computer, please tap on Trust to continue. Start EaseUS MobiMover on your Mac and go to the one-click-transfer screen like the screenshot shows below. 

one-click to transfer from iPhone to Mac

Step 2: MobiMover enables you to save the exported files at anywhere you want on your Mac by clicking the Folder icon or the Mac icon. If you don't customize it, MobiMover will save the files on your desktop by default. Then, click Select Folder/Open and Next to continue. 

set the path for transferring photos from iPhone to Mac

Step 3: You can use MobiMover to transfer all the files listed in the following screenshot. To move photos from iPhone X or iPhone 8 to Mac, select Photo. If you just need to download several pictures from iPhone X/8 to Mac instead of the whole photo library, go to click the device name on the main screen, and choose Picture > Photo

choose photos to be transferred to the Mac

Step 4: Click Transfer to begin to transfer photos from iPhone X/8 to Mac quickly. Please don't disconnect your device during the transferring process. When it finished, click View to check and manage the exported pictures. 

begin to transfer photos from iPhone to PC without iTunes

Import photo from iPhone X to Mac with AirDrop

Firstly, we should do some work on your Mac:
1. Open Finder and click on AirDrop in the sidebar.
2. Make sure AirDrop is enabled by selecting either “Contacts Only” or “Everyone” from the drop-down menu.
Then, on your iPhone:
1. Open Photos app, then you need to select the photos which you want to import to your Mac.
2.Tape on Share button at the bottom of the screen.
3. Select your Mac computer from the list of devices that appear in the AirDrop section. The photos will automatically transfer to the downloads folder on your Mac.

Send photo from iPhone X to Mac with Email

1. Open the Album in "Photos" App.
2. Click on "Select" and choose the photos you want to send.
3. Tap the Upload icon and Choose "Mail".
4. Fill the information like the email address to send the Email to yourself.
5. Check the Email on your Mac and download the photos and save them on your Mac.

Send photo from iPhone X to Mac with Email

Transfer photos from iPhone to Mac with iPhoto

1. Firstly, connect your iPhone to Mac, launch iPhoto
2. Pick up the photos which you want to transfer and click "Import Selected" to transfer these photos.

Transfer photos from iPhone to Mac with iPhoto

Copy photos from iPhone to Mac with Preview

1. Connect your iPhone to Mac, then open "Preview".
2. Select the photos you want to upload, then tape on "Import" or “Import All” to begin the process of copy.

Copy photos from iPhone to Mac with Preview