How to Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad

Don’t know how to transfer photos from Samsung to iPad? Read this guide to get the easiest method to transfer photos from Samsung to iPad.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: Sep. 11, 2020

If you are an Samsung user, and owe an iOS device, such as iPad at the same time, then I believe the most troublesome thing for you is to move data from your Samsung smartphone to your iPad. And since the iPad has a bigger screen and high resolution, you may prefer to view your favored photos on iPad just like me. So if you are looking for the easiest method to transfer photos from Samsung to iPad, then you are in the right place.

Method 1. Move Photos from Samsung to iPad with iTunes

  1. Put your Samsung phone in the Disk Drive mode.
  2. Your phone will appear as a flash drive on your computer.
  3. Drag the photos you want to transfer to a folder on your computer.
  4. Open iTunes and connect your iPad to the computer.
  5. Click the “Device” button, choose “Photos” at the left panel.
  6. Check “Sync Photos” option, then click  on “Choose Folder…”.
  7. Find the folder you have created on computer, then click on “Sync”.

    Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad with iTunes

    Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad with iTunes

Method 2. Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad with Move to iOS

Move to iOS is the offical app that apple designed for Android users to copy content data from an Android device to an iOS device. However, this app will erase all the files on your target iOS device while transferring data from Android phone. Also, with this app, all the supported files on your Samsung phone will be transferred to the iPad, you can’t transfer only photos.

Now, let’s check how to move photos from a Samsung device to iPad with Move to iOS app:

  1. Set up your iPad to reach the “App & Data” screen.
  2. Tap “Move Data from Android”.
  3. Tap “Continue” to get the code.
  4. Download and open Move to iOS app on your Samsung phone.
  5. Tap “Continue”, then “Agree” the terms and conditions.
  6. Tap “Next” on the “Find Your Code” screen.
  7. Enter the code on your Samsung .
  8. Choose photos and tap “Next”.
  9. After the process finishes, tap “Done” on your Samsung.
Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad with Move to iOS

Transfer Photos from Samsung to iPad with Move to iOS

Method 3. Copy Photos from Samsung to iPad with AnyTrans

This Android data transfer tool named AnyTrans, which can help you transfer photos from Samsung to iPad easily with one click. Moreover, this function is totally free for you.

AnyTrans – Samsung Photos to iPad

  • Transfer pictures from Samsung to iPad directly – 1 click.
  • Super fast transferring speed, which saves a lot of time.
  • Keep photos in original quality and no erase of data.
  • Work well with all Samsung and iPad models.

Free Download100% Clean & Safe

Free Download100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Step 1. Download AnyTrans and install it on your computer > Connect both your Samsung phone and iPad to the computer via USB cables > Choose “Phone Switcher” mode > Click on the “Phone to iPhone” option.

Choose Phone to iPhone on Phone Switcher

Choose Phone to iPhone on Phone Switcher

Step 2. Select the source phone and the target phone, then click the “Next” button to continue.

Add your Android Phone and iPhone and Click Next to Go on

Add your Android Phone and iPhone and Click Next to Go on

Step 3. Uncheck the Select All button > Check the “Photo Library” only > Click on the “Next” button to transfer your Samsung photos to iPad. If you also want to transfer other files, just check the file categories.

Select Photos and Transfer

Select Photos and Transfer

The Bottom Line

As you can see, transferring photos from Samsung to iPad is such an easy thing. Compared with Move to iOS, AnyTrans is your best choice because it’s easy-to-use, faster, smarter, and can do more for you.

Joy Taylor

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