[3 Methods]How to Transfer Photos from PC to iPhone 8 without iTunes

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Duke Updated on Jun 06, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

iTunes is the commonest tool we used to transfer photos from computer to iPhone 8. You will have to sync all the photos in the folder to your iPhone with the function iTunes Syncing. But it is really inconvenient for iPhone user. You will have to delete the photos you don't need after the transferring, sometimes you may even lose several photos because of the syncing. Is there any easy and free method to transfer photos from PC to iPhone without iTunes syncing?

How to transfer photos from PC to iPhone without iTunes

Method 1. Transfer pictures from PC to iPhone with iTunes alternative

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Although you don't need to use iTunes during the transfer process, it's necessary for you to install iTunes on your computer to help MobiMover identify your iOS device and access its data, which is the first step to make data transfer possible.

In fact, you don't need to worry about the problem of transferring photos from PC to iPhone at all. There are many kinds of iTunes alternative choice. EaseUS MobiMover is one of the top lists. This iPhone data transfer is completely free for individual users. With the help of MobiMover, you can not only easily copy photos from computer to iPhone but also transfer photos from iPhone to PC. What's more, it has an amazing file managing function, it's simple to create, edit and delete photos on iPhone.

Download EaseUS MobiMover Free on your Windows PC, then follow the steps to copy photos from PC to your iPhone with simple clicks.

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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What's more. if you want to send music to iPhone, you could just follow the same methods.

Method 2. Transfer pictures from PC to iPhone without iTunes using iCloud

iCloud is the service provided by Apple. Every iPhone users have 5 GB free space on iCloud, including iCloud backup, iCloud Music Library, and other items. If your network connection is not really good, or you have too many photos for transferring, please consider Method 1.

Step 1. Download iCloud on your computer and find the iCloud Photos folder.

Step 2. Copy your photos to iCloud>iCloud Photos>Upload

Step 3. Turn off the iCloud on your iPhone and turn it on again. It will help you to fasten the syncing process.

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Method 3. Get pictures from computer to iPhone without iTunes using Google Photos

Google Drive is a good online storage tool, but if you only want to transfer photos from computer to iPhone, you may consider Google Photos App. It is a free alternative choice for iCloud. Google Photos does have some special functions, for example, it could arrange your photos automatically. But, of course, you must have a good network. And, it may spend more time than transferring with MobiMover.

Step 1. Open the browser on your computer and go to photos.google.com

Step 2. Drag the photos to the browser and upload them to cloud storage.

Step 3. Install Google Photos app on your iPhone and download them to your iPhone via it.

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