Free Method to Transfer Photo via Airdrop from iPhone to iPad with Ease

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

As is known to all, AirDrop is an ad-hoc service in Apple Inc.'s macOS and iOS operating systems, introduced in Mac OS X Lion (Mac OS X 10.7) and iOS 7, which enables the transfer of files among supported Macintosh computers and iOS devices over Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, without using mail or a mass storage device. It has been widely used on our iPhone/iPad. We can transfer so many files via this tool, and if you want to transfer photo via Airdrop from iPhone to iPad freely, please follow the steps below to have a try.

How to Transfer photo via Airdrop from iPhone to iPad

Before we go, please make sure your devices are under stable and reliable WiFi network connections and put your two iDevices close enough to make the Bluetooth connection possible. If you have such a problem with wifi connecting or Bluetooth not working, you need to try to fix it before.

Step 1: Open Control Center on your iPhone and iPad.

Step 2: Then press deeply on the module where Airplane Mode locate in, tap on AirDrop and set your iDevice to be discovered by Contacts Only or Everyone.

Step 3: Go to the Photos App on your iPhone and select the photos you'd like to send to your iPad.

Step 4: Tap on the Share button, click AirDrop and choose your iPad.

Step 5: On your iPad, click Accept when a prompt asking you whether to accept the photos from your iPhone.

How to Transfer photo via Airdrop from iPhone to iPad

How to Transfer photos from iPhone to iPad with MobiMover Free

So if you are not familiar with the use of Airdrop, or if you don't have a stable wifi connection at one time, we suggest you to use a third party free iPhone data transfer software called EaseUS MobiMover Free to do you a favor. With it, you can transfer data from iPhone to iPad easily with it. What's more, it has the amazing file managing function as a free iPhone content manager, you can manage your music files, photos, contacts and other data on iPhone with just a few clicks.

Now, click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer (Mac or PC), then follow the steps to copy photos from one iOS device to another.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone and iPad to your computer with USB cables. Once connected, tap on Trust on your devices to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover for Windows or MobiMover for Mac to transfer data between two iOS devices on your computer. 

MobiMover main screen

Step 2: Click boxes to set the source and target devices as your iPhone and iPad respectively. 

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Step 3: Tap Next to go to the data loading screen. You can check the Photo only by unchecking the other data categories. MobiMover enables you to copy photos from iPhone to iPad without iCloud. 

choose photos to be transferred

Step 4: Now, click Transfer to begin to sync pictures from iPhone to iPad at fast speed. When the transferring finished, go to open the Photos App on your iPad to check the imported files. 

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