How to Transfer Photos to a New iPhone

Often, iPhone owners may need to transfer graphics or photos from a computer to their iPhone. Such a need may arise if the owner of the phone always wants to have important or memorable photos at hand, and also to be able to show certain images to friends, relatives or acquaintances. In this article, we will discuss possible ways to transfer graphic images and photos from a computer to an iPhone.

1. How to take photos from an iPhone to an iPhone via iCareFone

The iCareFone program differs from other similar programs with a high speed of operation and a convenient interface. A distinctive feature of the utility is the ability to work directly with the connected device without unnecessary file transfers, i.e. as a regular file manager. This fact greatly simplifies and speeds up the process of moving various files between a computer and an iPhone. The utility also provides options for backing up and restoring data, deleting junk files, including cache, cookies and temporary application files, fixing system errors, determining the need for system updates, and blocking advertisements and application banners. At the same time, the manager we need to move files in Tenorshare iCareFone is available to absolutely all users in free mode.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer using a USB cable. Launch iCareFone on your computer.

Step 2. Select the “management” tab or click the photo icon (quick access) on the home interface.

Step 3. Select the “Import” option, select the photos and click “Open”. To transfer photo folders, select “Import” “Choose folder”, select folders and click “OK”.


In the iCareFone application you can import image formats below: png, jpg, jpeg, heic, mov, mp4, m4v and gif. To do this, you need to install the iCareFone application on your iOS device. Open it and allow access to your photos.

Step 4: After the transfer, you can unlock your iPhone and go to the Photos application

Step 5. After the drop-down tab appears, you can select a folder (or a subfolder / several subfolders), photos of which will need to be downloaded to your iPhone.

Step 6. Select the desired photos in the folder or the whole folder (subfolder / several subfolders).

Step 7. Click the “Apply” button and wait until the process of copying images to your iPhone is completed, after which the photos will be available for viewing and other operations on your iPhone.

3. How to transfer photos from computer to iPhone using iCloud

ICloud Cloud Storage is designed specifically for Apple device owners. This cloud allows the owner of the iPhone not only to create backup copies of his phone data for subsequent recovery, but also provides ample opportunities to store a large amount of various files, including graphic images and photos, as well as access to them from any device. In addition, iCloud has two more distinctive features. it’s “find iPhone” (tracking lost or stolen devices) and the ability to distribute the photos taken by your gadget to all your other Apple devices.

How to Transfer Photos to a New iPhone

Step 1. Open the iCloud storage page in the web browser of your computer: and log in to your account using your personal Apple ID.

Step 2. Click on the Photos icon to launch the iCloud Photos application.

Step 3. Click on the “Download” button. In the left pane of the window that opens, select the folder with the photos that you want to copy to iPhone.

Step 4. Select the necessary photos in the folder and click on the “Open” button in the lower right corner of the window. Wait until the process of copying images to your iPhone is completed.

Step 5. To display photos on iPhone, you need to activate the iCloud Media Library function as follows: open the Settings menu on your phone, select the iCloud tab, click on Photos and move the slider to the right, activating it.

4.How to upload photos from computer to iPhone via Dropbox

It is not necessary to use iCloud to download photos from your computer to iPhone, you can also use any other cloud data storage (for example, Google Drive, Yandex Disk, Dropbox, Cloud, etc.) depending on your account Email and 9 personal preferences. We will consider this operation on the example of the popular Dropbox cloud. In case you want to use another cloud storage, the algorithm of actions will be similar.

Step 1. Open the Dropbox storage page in your computer’s web browser: and log into your account using your email address and password or register (if you do not already have an account in Dropbox). You can work with the program online or download the Dropbox application and install it on your device.

Step 2. In the menu located on the left panel, select the “My Files” tab. Create a new folder for your photos by clicking on the “Create Folder” icon in the right pane of the window.

Step 3. Open the folder and drag and drop into it the necessary photos to copy using the left mouse button or load the images by clicking on the “Upload files” button on the right panel of the window. Wait until the image upload process is completed (the upload process is displayed at the bottom of the window indicating the remaining time).

Step 4. Log into your Dropbox account from your phone using the same credentials and open the photo folder you just created. You can download photos on iPhone by clicking the Download button or watch photos right away in the Dropbox cloud.

Thus, you can choose the easiest, most convenient and preferred way for you to transfer photos, as well as if you upload from computer to iPhone, drop photos from iPhone to computer, drop from iPhone to computer, make a backup and restore the iPhone, etc. e. We recommend using iCareFone.

Update 2020-02-12 / Update for Transfer iPhone Data