How to Import Photos from Computer to iPhone

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Myra Updated on Jun 21, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

What would you like to use to import photos from computer to your iPhone? iTunes? Yes, of course, you can use iTunes to help your transfer data to iPhone. But how about other ways like using AirDrop or Email and another free iPhone transfer? There are other easy ways to get photos to iPhone. If you are interested in one of the three ways, read on to get the details.

How to import photos from computer to iPhone in 3 ways

Tip 1: Import photos from computer to iPhone using EaseUS MobiMover

Is there any way to transfer photos from PC to iPhone/iPad without replacing the existing data on your device? The answer is "Yes" if you use EaseUS MobiMover, which enables you to import photos from PC to iPhone Freely and Safely. What's more, you can transfer not only photos but also videos, audios, contacts, notes, books and Safari bookmark from your PC to iPhone. The way to use MobiMover is shown below.

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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

Tip 2: Copy photos from computer to iPhone using Email

If you have a few photos to move to your iPhone from your computer, you can add them as an attachment to the email that you will send to yourself. The steps are shown below.

Step 1: Write an email on your computer and add the photos as an attachment to the email.

Step 2: Send the email to yourself.

Step 3: Check the email on your iPhone and save the photos on your iPhone.

Tip 3: Import photos from computer to iPhone using AirDrop

If you are a Mac user, using AirDrop to transfer photos from Mac to iPhone is a good choice for you. You can read the blog post about how to turn on and use AirDrop on iPhone and Mac for the detailed steps.