How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad with 3 Ways

How to send photos from iPhone to iPad? If you are searching for the way to send pictures from iPhone to iPad, here are 3 solutions. Now read on this guide to know how to quickly transfer photos from iPhone to iPad.

By Joy Taylor | Posted on: Nov. 07, 2018, Last Updated: Dec. 20, 2018
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Q: “I just got my pretty birthday gift from my parents- a new iPhone 6 Plus! It’s wonderful, and I took many photos with it at my birthday party. Here comes the question, how do I send Photos from my iPhone to my iPad? Because I want to keep the precious photos on all my devices and computer. This is my first iPhone, and I do appreciate the suggestions!”

The newest iPhone XS (Max) and iPhone XR are recognized as the biggest release of iPhone. With the bigger screen, people are more fascinated in taking wonderful pictures with the brand-new big iPhone anywhere and anytime. And there is always the possibility that you would like to transfer the photos from your iPhone to the iPad. So in this post, we will provide you three simple and smart ways, including one iPhone to iPad transfer tool, to transfer pics from iPhone to iPad. Follow the steps below.

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Method 1. How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans

AnyTrans is an all-in-one iOS content management utility that allows you to send pictures from iPhone to iPad, to iTunes and to computer, and vice versa. Besides photos, it also supports transferring videos, music, contacts, messages, notes, calendar, books and more to the computer. And the unique cloud management feature gives you the access the iCloud backup, including photos and videos, and you can even download the iCloud photos and videos to the computer as you want.

Step 1Download and install AnyTrans on your computer, and connect your iPhone and iPad to it via the USB cables. Then click the button as we show.

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans - Step 1

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans – Step 1

Step 2Launch AnyTrans > Select your iPhone on the homepage > Click the Photos option > Choose the photos you want to send to your iPad from the Camera Roll/Photo Stream/Photo Share/ Album.

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans - Step 2

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans – Step 2

Step 3Click the To Device button to send photos from your iPhone to your iPad.

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans - Step 3

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AnyTrans – Step 3

Method 2. How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AirDrop

One of the easiest ways to send photos from iPhone to iPad is to use Apple’s AirDrop service. It requires OS 7 on the iPhone or later and the iPad 4 or later.

Step 1Open Control Centre by swiping upwards on your iPhone. Tap on AirDrop > Everyone. Now do the same on your iPad.

Step 2Now open the Photos app and find the photos you want to send to iPad. Click the sharing button (the square with an arrow coming out of it), click the icon for your contact in the AirDrop field.

Step 3The name of your iPad should appear in the Tap To Share with AirDrop section. Tap on Accept on iPad to transfer photos from iPhone to iPad.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AirDrop

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to iPad Using AirDrop

Method 3. How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using Photo Stream

Photo Stream is part of Apple’s iCloud service and it is also a smart and quick way to share your photos across all your iOS devices. Photo Stream does a great job on transferring photos if both devices are connected to the same Apple ID and iCloud account, connected to Wi-Fi or 3G/4G, photos can be shared seamlessly.

Step 1Make sure that iCloud is enabled on both devices: Go to Settings > iCloud. Photo Stream automatically sends photos to all the devices that are listed on your iCloud account.

Step 2Go to Settings from your iPhone > Scroll down to Photos & Camera > Toggle “My Photo Stream” to the On position. Do the same with your iPad.

Step 3 Open Photos on the iPad and tap on Albums and My Photo Stream. All the pictures you have recently captured on the iPhone, or added to your iPhoto library on your Mac, should appear in here.

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using Photo Stream

How to Send Photos from iPhone to iPad Using Photo Stream

Note: If you are using an iPhone 4s or iPad 4 earlier, AirDrop will not support your device. Or if the Wi-Fi or 3G/4G is not available, you will be unable to send pics using Photo Stream. Luckily, there is still a way to transfer photos from iPhone to iPad – with the help of AnyTrans. In addition, it is compatible with all the iPhones, iPad and iPod, including the old iPhone 4/4s/5/5c/5s/6/6s/SE/7 and the brand-new iPhone X and iPhone 8. Read on the third method to make it.

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The Bottom Line

After reading the above three methods on how to send photos from iPhone to iPad, you will find that AnyTrans is easier to use without the limitation of network or device mode. No matter which iDevice you are on, no matter the network is available or not, AnyTrans could send your pics to anywhere you like. Have a Try on It Now!

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iPhone related issues.