Two Ways on How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

If you are searching for method that would allow you to transfer photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR, then you can read this guide. In the guide, we are offering two methods that would help you to know how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

By Faye Clarke | Posted on: Sep. 06, 2018, Last Updated: Sep. 14, 2018
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As Apple released the latest iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR, many users are ditching their old smartphones and going with the new iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. The amazing features provided in the iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR such as Face ID, unique display, and the Animoji are attractive enough to grab the attention of Android users. That’s why they are switching from their Android phones to the latest iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

While switching between phones, photos are one of the most important files that need to be transferred. And most of the Android users face this issue as they have to transfer the photos between two completely different operating systems. So, we are introducing two methods that would tell you how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

Method 1. Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS

Although the Move to iOS app is available for the transfer of data but it is only appropriate if you are transferring the photos to a new iPhone. If you have some data on your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR, then the app requires a restore to the default settings first. That’s the main reason we are providing the AnyTrans for iOS.

For the users who prefer using software which is both reliable and fast, then they can choose AnyTrans for iOS for the process. It is a complete data management solution manages the data files between various platforms.  The basic features of the AnyTrans for iOS have been listed below:

The guide on how to move photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR is given below in detail:

Step 1Download and install the software on your Computer. When the software is installed, launch it and connect the Android phone and the iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR to the computer using a USB cable. When the software detects both the phone, from the Device Manager, select the iOS Mover and then choose the Android phone.

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Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2In the next step, all the supported data types will show up on the screen. From the categories, select the “Photo library” option.

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3You can select the entire album or open the album and select the photos that you want to transfer. Then click on the “To iOS” icon on the top of the selected photos.

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

The transfer will be finished in a while and you will have all your photos in your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

Method 2. Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS

The Move to iOS app was designed by Apple to allow the users to transfer data from Android phones to iPhone. The Android users can download this app from Google Play Store. The process of transferring photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR is explained below:

Step 1Set up your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR to navigate to the App and Data screen. Then tap on the Move Data from Android option and continue to get the 10-digit or 6-digit code.

Step 2On your Android phone, download the Move to iOS app from the Google Play store and complete the setup to get to the screen where you have to enter the code.

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS - Step 2

Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS – Step 2

Step 3Finally, enter the code which is displayed on the iPhone into the Android Phone and choose photos and then tap on next button. When the photos are transferred to the iPhone, and then tap on “Done” on your Android phone.

Remember that this app only works for the Android version 4.0 and above.

The Bottom Line

With the above two methods, you will know how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. The Move to iOS app supports photo transfer, but it also deletes all the existing files from the iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. Thus, it is better if you choose the AnyTrans for iOS to effectively transfer all your photos from Android phone to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. This method is also fast and reliable and keeps your data 100% safe.

Faye Clarke

Member of iMobie_Inc, an enthusiastic fan of Apple and Jazz music, always ready to offer advice and solutions to any iOS & Android related issues.