2 Ways to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone

Have you got large video files on your Android device that you wish to send to an iPhone? There are a couple of ways to do the task and the following guide shows two of those ways for you to send large videos from Android to iPhone.

By iMobie | Posted on: Sep. 14, 2018, Last Updated: Mar. 26, 2019
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Wonder how to move videos from Android to your new iPhone. This article shows you 2 ways to send large videos from Android to iPhone. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

Now iPhone XS with the brand new A12 Bionic chip, iPhone XS Max with the biggest display ever, and colorful iPhone XR are unfolded to the public. You can switch to the new iPhone from old Android phone! While switching to a new phone, one issue that you are certainly going to encounter is how you can transfer your data. Especially, how to send those large video files from Android to the new iPhone that you are going to get.

Well, there are a couple of ways using which you can send large videos from Android to iPhone. These methods ensure that your videos are transferred faster and their quality remains intact. Here are two methods introducing how to send HD and large video files from Android to iPhone.

Method 1: Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone Using Move to iOS

Move to iOS is an application developed by Apple that allows you to transfer data including videos from an Android device over to an iPhone. The following shows the steps on how you can use Move to iOS to transfer large video files from your Android device to iPhone:

Step 1 Ensure that your iPhone is not set up yet. If it has already been set up, erase it by heading to “Settings > General > Reset” and tapping on the option that says “Erase All Content and Settings”. Follow the on-screen instructions to erase your device.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 1

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 1

Step 2 Your iPhone will reboot and you will need to follow the set up instructions. When you reach the apps & data screen, tap on the option that says “Move Data from Android”. It will let you send videos from your Android device to your iPhone.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 2

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 2

Step 3 Launch the Play Store app on your Android device and search for and install the Move to iOS app. Make sure to get the official one as there could be other similar apps. Those won’t work.

Step 4 A secure code will be generated on your iPhone that will allow you to initiate the transfer process. Note down the code as you will need to enter it on Android device.

Step 5 Open the Move to iOS app on your device and enter in the code you noted from your iPhone. You will be then asked what you would like to transfer to your iPhone. Make sure the “Camera Roll” option is check-marked as that’s where your videos are located.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 3

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 3

It will begin the data transfer process and you will soon have your Android videos available on your iPhone.

Method 2: Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Using AnyTrans for iOS

AnyTrans for iOS provides you more features and flexibility when it comes to transferring data between your iOS and other devices. It has a modern yet simple interface that lets you perform a plethora of tasks on your devices in the most efficient way possible.

With regard to data transfer, you can easily have your Android videos sent over to your iPhone using the app. It has a feature called Content to iOS that makes it easier for people to send content to an iOS device from an Android device. Also, it lets you transfer other data types as well and supports a large number of Android devices.

The following steps will teach you how you can send large videos from Android to iPhone using the AnyTrans for iOS app. Before the detailed steps, get AnyTrans for iOS downloaded on computer firstly.

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Step 1 Launch AnyTrans for iOS app on computer and plug in both Android device and iPhone via USB cable.  Hit the dropdown button and click on the “iOS Mover” tab.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 1

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 1

Step 2 Choose “Content to iOS” tab.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 2

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 2

Step 3 On the following screen, you can choose what content to transfer to your iPhone. Select “Movies” as that’s where your Android videos are located. Click on the “>” button. Then you can choose what you want to transfer from Android to iPhone.

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone - Step 3

How to Send Large Videos from Android to iPhone – Step 3

Bonus Tip: Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Wirelessly

If there is no USB cable available or your iPhone cannot be recognized by your computer, then you can try the AnyTrans app on your iPhone to transfer large files from Android to iPhone wirelessly.

Before we start, please make sure:

  • Install AnyTrans App on your iPhone.
  • Install AnyTrans App on your Android phone.
  • Make sure your Android and  iPhone are connected to Wi-Fi, and cellular data would not work in the following steps.

If you have done all mentioned above, here we go to the detailed steps:

Step 1. On your computer: Go to anytrans.io and you will see a QR Code.

Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 2

Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 1

Step 2. On your iPhone: Open AnyTrans app, and tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code on your computer.

Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 2

Send Large Video Files from Android to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 2

Step 3. Then all your videos will show up on your computer. Select the videos you want to transfer and click on “Upload” button to transfer large videos from android to iPhone wirelessly.

The Bottom Line

While sending videos from Android to iPhone may seem like a not so easy task as both the devices run different operating systems, the task is actually very easy as you may have noticed above. Also, with AnyTrans for iOS, you get flexibility while transferring files between iOS and other devices.

iMobie

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