How to Transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone

Want to find the methods available for transferring iBooks from iPhone to iPhone or any other iOS devices? In this article, you will get what you want. Just follow and keep reading this article to get the effective methods to fix how to transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone at ease.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 26, 2021

Apple just released iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro that has a newer design, support for 5G cellular networks, upgraded camera performance, and some other improved features. Have you already switched to this new generation of the iPhone 12 series? Want to but have no idea how to transfer the files of your older iPhone to new iPhone, such as transferring iBooks from your old iPhone to the new one? No worries! This article can give you a hand. You are able to easily transfer the iBooks from your iPhone to a new iPhone or between all your iOS devices with the methods mentioned below.

In the following part, I will share with you three simple but effective methods to transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone. At the very outset, you can skim through all these methods and get a holistic view of them. Then you are able to try the one that is suitable for you in line with your real conditions.

How to Send iBooks from iPhone to iPhone by AirDrop

AirDrop is a service provided by Apple which enables the users to easily transfer their files like iBooks, photos, songs, contacts, etc. other iOS devices. Steps to turn on and set the settings of AirDrop:

  1. Open the Control Center or go to Settings on the iPhone.
  2. Long pressing the AirDrop button.
  3. Choose to share with Everyone.

Now your devices can be found by every iOS device with the AirDrop feature turned on so as to transfer the iBooks files between your iPhones.

Enable AirDrop on an iPhone

Enable AirDrop on an iPhone

A friendly reminder: Before starting to transfer books from iPhone to iPhone or to other iOS devices, please make sure that you have turned on the Bluetooth of your devices and ensure that your iOS devices have connected to Wi-Fi. The specific steps on how to transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone via AirDrop.

Step 1: Turn on Airdrop

Follow the above-mentioned steps to turn on the AirDrop feature, and make sure that the devices needed have turned on the Bluetooth and have connected to WiFi.

Step 2: Click on AirDrop to Share stuff

Put the two devices close to each other, go to the iBooks application, find and select the book you want to transfer,  click the Share button to transfer iBook to the other iPhone via AirDrop.

Step 3:  Turn on the Target iPhone

Turn on the iPhone that aims to receive the iBook, when someone is transferring a file to you via AirDrop, the device will pop up an alert message that says somebody would like to share.

Step 4: Accept the iBooks

Choose to Accept to allow the transfer. After the transfer journey finished, the transferred iBook will automatically show on your iBooks app of the new iPhone.

How to Transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone by iCloud

iCloud is quite helpful that enables you to transfer data between iOS devices at ease. When using iCloud to transfer iBooks from one iPhone to the other iPhone, you need to sync your iBooks at first and ensure that these two iPhones are using the same Apple ID.

How to Transfer iBooks with iCloud

How to Transfer iBooks with iCloud

Follow the below specific steps to transfer iBooks between your iOS devices via iCloud.

Step 1: Click on iCloud

Open the iPhone with the iBooks you want to transfer > go to settings > click Apple ID banner on the top of the Settings’ interface > click iCloud option > turn on iBooks option.

Step 2: Sync iBook

Back to Settings again > tap on iBooks option > scroll down to enable the features of Sync Bookmarks and Notes, Sync Collections, and Online Content.

Step 3: Using iCloud on the Target iPhone

Connect to the iCloud of the iPhone that aims to accept the transferred iBooks via the same Apple ID > then the synced iBooks will be accessible for you.

How to Transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone by iTunes

Using iTunes to transfer books from iPhone to iPhone is also a method that works. However, I have to mention that when making use of iTunes to transfer the files between your iOS devices, you need to use a computer as an intermediary tool.

Please make sure the iTunes you are using is the latest version and is connected to Wi-Fi. If it is not, please update the iTunes at first so as to successfully sync your iBooks to iTunes.

Step 1: Turn on iTunes on Computer

Run iTunes on your computer > connect the iPhone with the iBooks you want to transfer to the iTunes via a USB cable.

Step 2: Sync iPhone Contents

Click the iPhone icon on the upper-left side of iTunes’ interface > choose Books option on the left panel from the Settings drop-down lists > select Sync books, you can choose to sync All books or the Selected books in line with your needs > click Apply button on the lower right corner of iTunes to sync the iBooks to iTunes.

Step 3: Connect Target iPhone to Restore

Connect the new iPhone or the iPhone that ready to accept the transferred iBooks to iTunes by the USB cable as well > click the newly connected iPhone icon on iTunes > then click Restore Backup option at the bottom of iTunes to sync the iBooks to the new iPhone.

How to Transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone Easily

AnyTrans, a professional data management utility, can help transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone. It’s quite easy to use and you don’t need to handle the transfer with skills. With AnyTrans, you can transfer whatever you want from iOS devices to other devices with quite ease.

Just download AnyTrans and run it on the computer, choose the Device Manager on the left panel and click on the More on the right-up corner. Then there will pop up a window that contains all the data you have on the iPhone. Choose the Books, select the book you want to transfer. And click on the To Device to go on move your books from iPhone to iPhone.

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Transfer iBooks from iPhone to iPhone via AnyTrans

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The Bottom Line

All about the three major methods to fix the iBooks transfer issues between iOS devices were listed in this post. With these methods, you are able to transfer the iBooks to your new iPhone or any other iOS devices at ease. In addition, you are also able to use Email or some other third-party software available to transfer the iBooks from iPhone to iPhone as well.

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