How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly

Can’t find a good way to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly? Then this guide can help you out by rendering you possible ways. Give it a try now and transfer your photos easily from iPhone to computer without USB cable.

By iMobie | Posted on: Nov. 27, 2018, Last Updated: Nov. 27, 2018
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When you got some beautiful or interesting photos and thought about doing some photo-shop editing or posting it online, without USB cable at hand, it may not be a simple thing for you to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly. Also, for iPhone users, transfer photos from iPhone to PC can be harder than those who have Mac.

In this case, to help you get rid of those frustrating conditions and transfer photos quickly and easily, we render methods for you to know how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly.

Method 1. How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AirDrop (Mac)

Step 1 Both your iPhone and Mac should be connected to the same WiFi > Then turn on Bluetooth and AirDrop on your iPhone and Mac > Choose “Contacts Only” or “Everyone”.

How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Mac Wirelessly via AirDrop

How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Mac Wirelessly via AirDrop

Step 2 Open the Photos app on your iPhone > Select the photos you want to transfer to your Mac.

Step 3 Tap on the share button > Choose your Mac’s name > Start transfer.

AirDrop requires Mac from 2012 or later that uses OS X Yosemite or later. And you can only send one photo to your Mac at a time. If you need to transfer several photos without hassle, you can give a try to method 3.

Method 2. How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via iCloud for Windows (Windows)

iCloud as the cloud service of Apple is available on both Mac and PC, which can be a nice option for you to transfer photos from iPhone to Computer wirelessly.

Step 1Open Settings app on your iPhone > iCloud > Photos > Toggle on “iCloud Photos Library” if it hasn’t been turned on.

Step 2Download and launch iCloud on your Windows PC > Sign in with your Apple ID > Checkbox Photos.

How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via iCloud

How Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via iCloud

Step 3Click “Options”> Check the box beside iCloud Photo Library > Click Done > Then click on “Apply” > Then you can simply find the photos in iCloud Photos folder on PC.

When you toggle “iCloud Photos Library” on, the photos on your iPhone would all be synced to your iCloud, which shall take a lot of your iCloud space. If you do not want to sync all your photos to computer or let the photos take too much iCloud storage, method 3 would be a better choice for you.

Method 3. How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AnyTrans (Mac&Windows)

Want to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly selectively or wholly? Fortunately, there is a useful tool that can make you unfazed by transferring photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly – AnyTrans for iOS. Beyond those basic patterns of transferring photos, this professional third-party software AnyTrans offers:

AnyTrans for iOS – iPhone Photos Manager

Want to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly without any trouble? AnyTrans can be your helper which can assist you to transfer photos between iDevices or from iPhone to computer without hassle. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

You can download AnyTrans for iOS now on your computer and iDevice, and follow the guide to have a look at how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly.

Step 1On your iPhone, search and install AnyTrans from App Store > Open the AnyTrans app > Connect both your iPhone and computer to the same WiFi.

Step 2On your computer, visit this link via browser: anytrans.imobie.com > Then scan the QR code on this page via AnyTrans app on your iPhone.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AnyTrans - Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AnyTrans – Step 2

Step 3On your computer, select the photos you want to transfer > Click Download.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AnyTrans - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer Wirelessly via AnyTrans – Step 3

The Bottom Line

That’s all about how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer wirelessly in 3 methods. As you can see, AnyTrans enable you to transfer photos freely and wirelessly. Moreover, it can also help you to manage and transfer all your iOS data between devices. Download it now and give a try!

iMobie

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.