Transfer Photos from iPhone iPad to Flash Drive

How to transfer photos from iPhone or iPad to a USB flash drive? Read this guide to get the easiest way to help you save photos from iPhone/iPad to flash drive on Mac/PC computer.

By Joy Taylor | Posted on: Oct. 25, 2018, Last Updated: Dec. 06, 2018
Home > AnyTrans for iOS > iPhone Photos Transfer > How to Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to Flash Drive

I want to take my photos off my iPhone 5s and place them on a removable storage device, a flash drive. I don’t want the only back up to be on my Mac. Can this be done?

With its amazing built-in camera, people are very fond of taking photos with their iPhone or iPad. With time and use, photos become one of the biggest consumers of your limited iOS storage. So you may want to save these photos from iPhone to USB and delete them from your device to free up space. What’s more, those wonderful photos are also part of your previous memory, so you’d better download them to a flash drive as a backup as the above user asks.

You cannot directly transfer photos from iPhone or iPad to a flash drive with normal Apple way, so here in this guide, we will show you how to quickly and easily transfer photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB with one powerful iOS data transfer tool called AnyTrans for iOS.

Also Read: How to Transfer Files from iPhone to Computer >

What Is AnyTrans for iOS – Main Features

Take a Tour with AnyTrans for iOS by Downloading It Now >

Free Download

Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive

Step 1 Launch AnyTrans for iOS, and connect your iPhone or iPad to computer. At the same time, connect your USB fash drive to your computer. After that, click .

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2 Click on Photos tab. Choose the photos you need from Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Photo Library, Photo Share, Album, Bursts, etc.

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3 Take Camera Roll as an example. Choose the photos you want > Click the To Computer button > Choose your USB flash drive to save the photos > Click Open button to start transferring.

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Transfer Photos from iPhone/iPad to a USB Flash Drive with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Don’t Miss: iFunbox – Browse iPhone File System >

Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive Wirelessly

When there is no USB cable aside, you can choose AnyTrans app that supports transferring photos from iPhone/iPad to flash drive wirelessly. The app is available at App Store, or you can visit the link which will direct you to the AnyTrans app downloading page. Before the detailed steps, connect your iPhone to a stable Wi-Fi.

Step 1. On your computer, go to AnyTrans website, and you’ll see a QR code.

Step 2. On your iPhone, open the AnyTrans app you just installed and tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code on your computer.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive Wirelessly

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive Wirelessly

Step 3. Then all your iPhone photos will show up on the computer. Select the photos you want to save to flash drive and click the “Download” button to start transferring. Then you need to move the photos to your flash drive.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive Wirelessly

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to a USB Flash Drive Wirelessly

The Bottom Line

AnyTrans for iOS is the most direct and quick way to move photos from iPhone/iPad to flash drive. With the help of AnyTrans for iOS, you can always put your lovely pictures in the right place. If you have any questions about this post or AnyTrans for iOS, you can leave a comment or send an email to tell us. Take a tour with AnyTrans for iOS 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.