2 Solutions to Import Photos from iPhone 6/6S to iPhone X/8/8 Plus

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Tracy King Updated on Apr 23, 2019 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

How to transfer photos to new iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPhone X?

With the release of the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X, an increasing number of iOS users are trying to change their iPhones to the newest one. Therefore, how to transfer data from iPhone 6  to iPhone X or iPhone 8 becomes a new need. 
If you are trying to find a simple and reliable way to import photos to new iPhone 8, follow below two major solutions to complete the task now:
Solution 1. Import photos from PC to iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPhone X
Solution 2. Import photos from old iPhone 6/6 Plus to iPhone X and iPhone 8/8 Plus

Note: If you need to import photos from computer to new iPhone, just follow Solution 1 to complete the task.
If you want to import old iPhone photos from iPhone 6/6s/6 Plus to a new iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus or transfer photos from iCloud to new iPhone, follow the offered methods in Solution 2.

Solution 1. Import photos from PC to iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPhone X

If you need an efficient way to import all saved photos from PC to iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X, professional iPhone data transfer software - EaseUS MobiMover can help. It allows all iOS users to free transfer all photos, music or contacts from computer to iOS devices at one time for free with these simple steps.

Just download and install this free iOS data transfer software to import wanted photos or other data to your iPhone 8/8 Plus or iPhone X now:

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your PC running Windows 7 or later. Launch EaseUS MobiMover and select PC to iDevice from the main interface.

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone - Step 1

Step 2: With MobiMover, you can choose to transfer photos from PC to your iPhone by "Add File"/"Add Folder" or through direct drag-and-drop. 

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone - Step 2

Step 3: Check the category/categories you want to copy. If the items you choose include other file types, you can transfer them from PC to your iPhone together with photos.

If the "Auto-Transfer" is on, files will be immediately transferred to your iPhone or iPad. Of course, you can turn it off if you don't need that.

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone - Step 3

Step 4: You can click the "Edit" button to deselect the files you don't need. Then, click "OK" to get back to the main interface. 

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone - Step 4

Step 5: Click "Transfer" to start importing photos from PC to your iPhone. When finished, go to the Photos app on your iPhone to check the items.

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone - Step 5

Solution 2. Transfer photos from iPhone 6/6 Plus to iPhone X/iPhone 8/8 Plus

To transfer photos from iPhone 6 to iPhone X/8/8 Plus, transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone X or transfer photos from iCloud to new iPhone, these three reliable methods may help. And you can directly follow any one of the offered methods below to import and transfer old iPhone photos to new iPhone now:

Method 1. Transfer photos from iPhone 6 to iPhone X/8/8 Plus with iPhone Data Transfer freeware

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Step 1: Connect your iPhones to your computer, run EaseUS MobiMover, then go to [your device name] > Picture > Photo/Album. (You can also use the 1-Click Transfer feature to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone X/8/7.)

How to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone X/8 - Step 1

Step 2: If you want to transfer all photos from iPhone to iPhone X/8/7, click the checkbox next to select all and click the Transfer to Other Device button. If you intend to copy some specific items, choose the photos you’d like to transfer and click the Transfer to Other Device button.

How to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone X/8 - Step 2

Step 3: Select the target iPhone, namely your iPhone X, iPhone 8, or iPhone 7 in this case. After that, MobiMover will automatically transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone. When it has done, go to the Photos app on the target device to check the items.

How to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone X/8 - Step 3

Method 2. Import photos from old iPhone 6 to iPhone X/8/8 Plus with iTunes

1. Backup photos on the old iPhone to iTunes.
2. Update iTunes on the new iPhone and reboot the iDevice.
3. Press the Home button until the Hello screen shows up, follow the on-screen instructions until you see the Apps & Data.
4. Click Restore from iTunes Backup and click Next.
5. Connect your new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X Plus to the computer, where you've backed up photos from iTunes to your PC.
6. Open iTunes on and select your iDevice.
7. Select Restore Backup, then select a backup.
If the backup is encrypted, decrypt it with the password. Wait for the restore process to complete and then you'll get the old iPhone photos to import to iPhone 8/8 Plus or iPhone X then.

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Method 3. Transfer photos from iCloud to new iPhone 8/8 Plus/X 

1. Backup photos on an old iPhone to iCloud.
2. Connect the new iPhone 8/8 Plus or iPhone X to Wi-Fi and sign in to iCloud with your Apple ID and password.
3. Choose a backup which contains old iPhone photos and then reboot the iPhone.
All data with photos will then be automatically imported into to your iPhone 8/8 Plus or iPhone X by then.

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