[PC/Mac] How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to Computer

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Myra Updated on Jun 07, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Videos can record beautiful scenery and wonderful memories. That why it's such a frequently used feature. But videos can occupy much storage. The higher quality you choose and the longer you film, the bigger the storage will be taken. That's when you want to import videos from iPhone to computer to make a backup of them and free up your iPhone space. Here in this article are 4 tips on how to transfer videos from iPhone to computer, including Windows PC and Mac. Read on and choose one method that is suitable for you to apply to your devices.

Part 1: How to transfer videos from iPhone to computer

Tip 1: How to transfer videos from iPhone to computer for free with MobiMover (PC or Mac)

If you want to copy videos from iPhone to PC/Mac and are looking for the free software to make it, MobiMover Free, a free iPhone data transfer tool, can meet all your needs. With MobiMover, you can transfer your iPhone/iPad content to PC/Mac, sync files between two iOS devices and export files from PC/Mac to iPhone/iPad for completely free. The supported files include videos, audios, photos, contacts, calendar and more, which vary according to the feature you'd like to use. Thus, MobiMover can help you import videos from your iPhone to your PC/Mac easily and quickly.

Now, click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps below to learn how to copy videos from iPhone to computer within minutes.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer (Mac or PC) with a USB cable. Tap Trust on your iPhone screen to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free for Windows and choose the iDevice to PC on the main screen like the sample image below. If you want to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac computer, install and use EaseUS MobiMover Free for Mac with the same steps.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to computer - step 1

Step 2: When it comes to transferring videos, you can choose to import Movies, TV shows, or Music Videos from your iPhone to the computer. If you want to transfer video items selectively, you should use the custom transfer features by clicking your device name in the main interface.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to computer - step 2

Step 3: Go to the upper-right corner on the screen, and click the Folder icon to set the destination for saving iPhone videos on your computer. If you don't do any change, MobiMover will save the data to a desktop folder.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to computer - step 3

Step 4: Now, click the Transfer button to begin transferring videos from iPhone to the computer. When it has finished, go to the folder you have selected in Step 3 to check the items.

how to transfer videos from iPhone to computer - step 4

Have tried MobiMover Free and found it useful? For more details about how to use MobiMover, you can read the complete guide of MobiMover Free for reference. Then you can know how to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone, transfer music from computer to iPad and save iPhone text messages to computer via MobiMover.

Tip 2: How to import videos from iPhone to PC with AutoPlay

If you are a Windows 7 user, you can transfer videos from iPhone to computer with AutoPlay.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your PC and AutoPlay will pop out.

Step 2: Choose "Import pictures and videos".

Step 3: Select or create a folder to save the videos and click "Import".

Transfer videos from iPhone to PC with AutoPlay

Transferring videos from iPhone to Windows 7 is set as an example in this article. If you are using Window 8 or 10, you can learn how to import videos from iPhone to Windows 8 or 10 here.

If you are a Mac user, you can use iPhoto or Photos App to import videos from iPhone to computer. (Photos App is upgraded from iPhoto.)

Part 2: How to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac

In addition to transferring videos from iPhone to Mac with MobiMover introduced in Part 2, there are two more methods you can try to import iPhone videos to Mac.

Tip 1: Copy videos from iPhone to Mac with iPhoto

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to Mac and iPhoto will run automatically.

Step 2: Tap on your iPhone name under "DEVICES" section.

Step 3: Select the videos you want to transfer and then click "Import Selected".

Transfer videos from iPhone to Mac with iPhoto

Tip 2: Get videos from iPhone to Mac with Photos App

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to Mac and launch Photos.

Step 2: Choose "Import" option in the top middle of the window.

Step 3: Select the videos you want to import and choose, for example, "Import 8 selected" to begin to transfer videos from iPhone to Mac. (If you don't want to keep the videos on your iPhone, you can keep the "Delete items after import" option checked.)

Transfer videos from iPhone to Mac with Photos App