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[FREE] 2 Top Ways to Import Photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Mac

2017-11-13 13:19:44 Posted by Cedric Grantham to iPhone Data Transfer

Summary:
How to import photos from iPhone to Mac, including the latest iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X? Keep reading this blog and learn two easiest ways to import certain or all photos from iPhone to Mac within a few seconds.

If you have both iPhone and Mac at the same time, data transfer between them must be very regular, including import photos from iPhone to Mac. Today, in this blog, we will focus on how to import photos from the latest iPhone device, iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPhone X to Mac in a simple and quick way. In general, we provide two easiest ways to help to transfer photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Mac with ease by using iPhoto and AirDrop. What’s more, in the last part, we also considerately introduce EaseUS MobiMover Free, the top one free iPhone data transfer software in the market to aid you in importing certain or all photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Windows computer for data backup and sharing.

How to import photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Mac with iPhoto

iPhoto is the default photo app on Mac and can be used to transfer photos between iPhone and Mac. Check the simple steps below:  

1. Connect your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to the Mac via the original USB cable.

2. Open iPhoto app on your Mac. iPhoto will automatically scan and load all the photos on your iPhone.

3. Select the certain or the whole photos you want to transfer to Mac and click “Import Selected”. Besides, you can choose to delete those photos from iPhone or keep the photos. It’s up to you.

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How to import photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Mac with AirDrop

AirDrop is a wireless way to transfer files from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Mac or from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to another iOS device, like sync contacts from iPhone to Mac with AirDrop or copy notes from old iPhone to new iPhone 8/8 Plus/X. At the very beginning, turn on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and AirDrop on both iPhone 8/8 Plus/X and Mac. Please keep the iPhone and Mac within 30 feet. If some unknown reasons have caused AirDrop not working in iOS 11 iPhone 8/8 Plus/X, fix it following professional guides.

1. Open Photos app on your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X.

2. Tap “Select” in the top right corner to choose the photos you wish to import to Mac.

3. Tap the “Share” icon in the lower left corner of the screen.

4. Tap AirDrop and choose your Mac to transfer photos. Go to your Mac, and tap “Accept” to receive the photos from iPhone.

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More guide: How to import photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Windows PC

For most computer users, Windows PC is the mainstream, and you may also have Mac and Windows PC at the same time. Then, how to import photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Windows PC for backup? Try EaseUS MobiMover Free to help you to easily transfer contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, and audios from iPhone or iPad to Windows PC/laptop in one-click. Moreover, if you want to transfer files from PC to iPhone on the contrary, MobiMover is still available to you. 

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