How to Transfer Files from iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to Laptop Without iTunes/iCloud

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Cedric Grantham Updated on Jun 26, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Got thousands of common pictures & live photos on your iPhone with hard space for new data and wanted to free up iPhone space or need to back up the crucial contacts, messages, photos, videos, music or books from iPhone to your laptop in Windows? How to meet your demands with ease? Whenever you are stuck on such issue, you can use EaseUS MobiMover Free, the best iTunes & iCloud alternative to help you to transfer files from iPhone to laptop running Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 in a free.

For users who don’t like to use iTunes or iCloud to back up iPhone data, EaseUS MobiMover Free is your best choice for its easy-to-use and user-friendly features. You can apply the "Transfer to Computer" patter of MobiMover Free to fulfill your needs of data backup. What’s more, EaseUS MobiMover Free is entirely compatible with the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X running iOS 11, 11.1, and 11.2.

How to transfer files from iPhone to laptop without iTunes/iCloud

iTunes won’t allows you to move a specific iOS data type to the iTunes library on your computer when you only want to back up one or two file categories. Moreover, if you prefer to using iTunes, you can’t view and manage the exported content as the data-encryption limitation. Some users may choose iCloud to back up data on iPhone directly, what if you want to back up music or videos unsupported by iCloud? To avoid all the mentioned inconveniences and keep your iPhone safe in a highly-customized way, you can’t miss EaseUS MobiMover Free, the all-in-one iPhone data manager with comprehensive iOS management solutions.

Also, if you also wish to put music to iPhone X/8 without iTunes or transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone, you can use the "Transfer to This Device" and "Transfer to Other Device" models of MobiMover Free. 

Download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your laptop by clicking the download button below. Besides, you need to install iTunes on your computer too for iPhone data reading, which is the primary need for a third-party iPhone data transfer tool. 

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer running Windows or Mac OS systems with a USB cable. Start EaseUS MobiMover Free, and select the iDevice to PC mode on the main screen. The operating steps for importing iPhone data to Mac (using MobiMover Mac version) are the same as those displayed below.

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Step 2: MobiMover will load all the supported files on your iPhone here. You can export them all at a time. Or you can check one or multiple data types flexibly. The compatible data types are photos, videos, movies, music, playlist, ringtones, books, contacts, messages, notes, voice memos, and more.

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Step 3: Go to the top-right corner, and you can find a Folder icon that allows you to customize the destination for exported iPhone data. If you don't do any change, MobiMover will save the data to a desktop folder named by Exported by MobiMover.

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Step 4: Now, click Transfer to copy iPhone files to the computer at a fast speed. When the transferring finishes, you can view, edit, keep or delete the content as you like.

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