How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s to Computer

Wondering how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer? The post here focuses on how to download photos from iPhone 6/6s to PC or Mac computer.

By Faye Clarke | Posted on: Feb. 28, 2019, Last Updated: Mar. 22, 2019
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With the upgraded 12MP iSight camera, we are fond of taking photos with the iPhone camera. One thing may withdraw you from taking more photos is the limited storage of your iPhone (mostly for 16GB users). It’s not surprising that you have more than 3 GB of photos on your iPhone.

How to free up your iPhone space without losing these precious pictures? The simplest and safest way is to get pictures off your iPhone and save to computer, then delete them from your iPhone. So, in this guide, you will know how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer in minutes, especially how to transfer photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s to Computer via AnyTrans

The Tools We’ll Need:

  1. An iPhone 6/6s (Plus) with photos you want to transfer;
  2. An Apple-supplied USB cable;
  3. A Mac/PC computer;
  4. A comprehensive iPhone content manager – AnyTrans for iOS.

AnyTrans for iOS is an iOS file management tool made for iPhone, iPad and iPod, which is specialized in data transferring. It can help you transfer photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer without effort. Here are the reasons why we choose AnyTrans.

It works well on both PC and Mac computer and guarantees you 100% security, no virus, no data leakage, and no data erase. How about give it a try? Download it now, and next, we will tell you how to transfer photos from iPhone 6 to computer at once & selectively.

Steps to Download Photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer Wholly

Step 1. Download, install and launch AnyTrans for iOS > Plug in your iPhone 6/6s > Click Device Manager and choose Content to Computer option.

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Free Download

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Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer at Once – Step 1

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer at Once – Step 1

Step 2. Select the categories of photos you want to download to computer > Select the export path > Click the right arrow to start.

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer at Once – Step 2

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer at Once – Step 2

Step 3. When transfer completed, click view files to have a check.

Steps to Download Photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer Selectively

Step 1. Download, install and launch AnyTrans for iOS > Connect your iPhone 6/6s to computer via USB cable > Choose Device Manager and go to category management page.

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Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer Selectively – Step 1

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer Selectively – Step 1

Step 2. Click Photos > Choose one album that contains the pictures you want to download to computer.

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to PC/Mac Selectively – Step 2

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to PC/Mac Selectively – Step 2

Step 3. Choose the photos you need > Click Send to Mac/PC button to start transferring. (You can click Settings button to set the export path.)

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to PC/Mac Selectively – Step 3

How to Download Photos from iPhone 6 to PC/Mac Selectively – Step 3

Step 4. When transfer completed, you can click view files to check the pictures.

Also Read: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 7/7 Plus to Computer Easily >

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Bonus Method: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s (Plus) to Computer Wirelessly

When you do not have a USB cable at hand, your iPhone 6/6s (Plus) cannot be recognized by your computer or you just simply want to connect your iPhone with computer via Wi-Fi, you can try this way to transfer photos from iPhone 6 to computer – AnyTrans app on iPhone, which can easily help you to transfer photos from iPhone 6/6s (Plus) to PC/Mac wirelessly. More than transferring photos from iPhone to computer, with AnyTrans app, you can directly manage files on your device and SD card, and transfer files from one device to another wirelessly at a fast speed.

Before we start, please make sure your computer and iPhone are connected to the same Wi-Fi network, and cellular data would not work in the following steps.

Step 1. Install AnyTrans app on your iPhone 6/6s(Plus).

Step 2. On your computer: Enter anytrans.io in your browser, then you shall see a QR code on this page.

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

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer Wirelessly - Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer Wirelessly – Step 2

Step 3. Then you shall see all your iPhone photos on your computer > Select the photos you want to transfer > Click “Download” to transfer photos from iPhone 6 to computer.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s (Plus) to Computer Wirelessly - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s (Plus) to Computer Wirelessly – Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6/6s to Computer with Windows Explorer

Apart from taking advantage of third-party software, there’s another traditional way for users to import photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer, which is Windows Explorer. Windows treats the iPhone as a digital camera or file system, so you can transfer iPhone photos to computer simply by drag-and-drop. But this method only imports photos in Camera Roll, if you want to transfer photos in other albums, please go to Part 1.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone 6 to PC > Open My Computer > Find your iPhone it will appear under Portable Devices Sections.

Step 2. Double click the iDevice icon to open your iPhone Internal Storage, double click it to open it.

Step 3. Here you can see the DCIM file, all photos in Camera Roll are stored here. Choose the photos you want to transfer to computer, copy and paste. Then you would successfully import photos from iPhone 6/6s to your computer.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer with Windows Explorer

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone 6 to Computer with Windows Explorer

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to transfer photos from iPhone 6/6s to computer. As you can see, AnyTrans for iOS can help you finish the job easily. Besides that, it also lets you add photos to iPhone 6/6s without data loss, and even transfer from iPhone to another one directly. In addition, for photos you don’t need, you can mass delete them from your iPhone. So why not give it a try to have a better management of your iPhone photos?

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.