How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone (iPhone 11 Supported)

How to send a video from my iPhone to another iPhone? Here comes the post offering you three ways to transfer videos from iPhone to iPhone directly – a super powerful iPhone manager, AirDrop, and Share button.

Roger Smith Last Updated: Apr. 28, 2020

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Free download AnyTrans to 1-click to transfer all photos (Camera Roll, Photo Library, Videos, and Albums) from iPhone to PC or Mac computer.

We have received piles of user requests about iPhone to iPhone video transfer, for example, “how do I share a large video from my iPhone”, “how to send videos from iPhone to iPhone via AirDrop”, “how to send a video from my iPhone to another iPhone”, etc.

Therefore, we write a guide about how to share videos from iPhone to iPhone directly. Two ways are provided for you to transfer video between two iPhones, without iTunes restore. Head to know more details.

How to Transfer Videos from One iPhone to Another

How to Transfer Videos from One iPhone to Another

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Method 1: Send Videos from iPhone to iPhone Directly via AnyTrans for iOS

What is AnyTrans for iOS? It is one of the best iTunes alternatives that enables you to transfer videos from iPhone to iPhone directly. Here have a check of its top features:

AnyTrans for iOS – iPhone Video Transfer

  • Support the direct transfer of movies, videos, photo videos.
  • Transfer videos in a fast-speed, saving much of your precious time.
  • No harm to the video quality.
  • Transfer photos,  ringtones, contacts,  messages, etc.

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Free Download100% Clean & Safe

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Before the detailed steps, download AnyTrans for iOS and install it on your computer. 

Step 1. Open it, and connect your two iPhones to the computer via USB cables.

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone – Step 1

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone – Step 1

Step 2. Here all the categories of iPhone videos, which means the Movies, Home Video, TV Shows and Music Videos will be listed. Click the video category you want to manage, and select the videos you want to send. Then click Send to Device button.

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone – Step 2

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone – Step 2

Step 3.  After the process is completed, you can check them on your iPhone.

What’more, if there are large video files you need to send, the Phone Switcher may help you a lot. Here are the simple steps to send large videos via AnyTrans for iOS: Back to the main interface > Click Phone Switcher > Tap Phone to iPhone > Choose the source iPhone and Target iPhone > Click Next > And Choose the whole Videos category and tap Next to transfer.

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone via Phone Switcher

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone via Phone Switcher

Bonus Tip: How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone Wirelessly

When you do not have a USB cable at hand, your iPhone/iPad cannot be recognized by your computer, you can try this way to transfer videos between iOS devices – AnyTrans app. You just need to install it on your two iOS devices, then you can directly transfer files from one device to another wirelessly via this app.

More than transferring photos between two iOS devices, with AnyTrans app, you can directly manage files on your device, and transfer files from Android to iOS device, from Android to Android, or from one device to computer and vice versa.

Make sure both 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 two iPhones.

Step 2. To connect the two iPhones, open AnyTrans app on one iPhone, and tap on the QR code button. 

On another iPhone, open AnyTrans app > Tap on the Scan button to scan the QR code.

How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 2

How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 2

Step 3. Then tap “Videos” > Select the videos you want to transfer > Tap “Send to iPhone”.

How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone Wirelessly - Step 3

How to Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone Wirelessly – Step 3

Method 2: How to Send Videos from iPhone to iPhone Directly via AirDrop

To use AirDrop to transfer videos from iPhone to iPhone, both of your two devices ought to be iOS 7 on iPhone 5 or later. AirDrop can only help you transfer photo videos from iPhone to iPhone. If you want to send movies or home videos to another iPhone, method 1 proves to be the better choice.

Step 1. On both iPhones, open Control Center by swiping up from the bottom of iPhone > Tap AirDrop > Select Everyone.

Step 2. On your iPhone, go to Photos app > Find and choose Videos album > Tap Select > Choose the videos you want to transfer > Tao Share button in the lower left corner of iPhone > Tap the name of your target iPhone.

Step 3. Tap the Accept button on the target iPhone.

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone

Method 3. How to Share Videos to Another iPhone via Share Button

There is another function that you can use to share videos or send large videos to another iPhone, which is Share button. You can follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open Photos app.

Step 2: Tap and hold the video you want to send, here are several quick options listed.

Step 3: Tap on Share button.

Step 4: Choose Mail app and send this email to another iPhone. (if the video file is big, a pop-up window would say “This attachment may be too large”, then you can tap “Use Mail Drop” to share the video via iCloud. The recipient can download it from the cloud shortly.)

Transfer Videos from iPhone to iPhone via Share Button

Share Videos from iPhone to iPhone via Share Button

The Bottom Line

Transferring videos from one iPhone to another with AnyTrans for iOS will not erase any existing data on the target phone. Besides videos, it can help you manage and transfer other 20+ types of data from iPhone to iPhone as well, such as music, photos, contacts, apps, notes, and more between two iPhones. Just free download it to have a try right now.

Roger Smith

Work for iMobie team for 5 years as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS or Android related issues.