Top Ways to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Android Smartphone

It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes people have a tendency to switch ships and jump from iPhones to Android phones (or vice versa). Sometimes because of affordability and sometimes just to try out multi-camera setups which have become somewhat of a norm even in budget Android phones, but people use platform to platform. If you’re sailing on one of these boats and want to transfer all of your photos and videos from your iPhone to your Android phone, here are four ways you can do that: Also Read – How to Copy Text from Photos on Android and iPhone: A Step-by-Step Guide

using your pc

step 1: Connect your iPhone to your PC and then unlock it. Also Read – iOS 16 Locks Hidden and Deleted Folders in Photos App

step 2: When prompted, give your PC access to the photos and videos on your iPhone. Tap Allow on your iPhone. Also Read – Top 5 Features Coming To Android: Emoji Kitchen, Custom Text Stickers And More

step 3: On your PC, click the Start Windows button and then open the Photos app.

step 4: Now select Import and then click on From a connected device option.

Step 5: Select the photos and videos you want to import and click Import.

Step 6: Next, connect your Android smartphone to your PC.

Step 7: In the notification panel, you will see a message that says ‘Charging this device via USB’. Tap on it and then confirm your selection.

Step 8: Now select the option of File Transfer.

Step 9: On your PC, go to the folder where you have saved all the photos and videos. Select the photos and videos you want to transfer, right click and select Copy option.

Step 10: On your PC go to My Computer option > Find your Android phone > Camera > DCIM folder > Right click and select Paste.

using google drive

step 1: On your iPhone, download the Google Drive app and log in to your account.

step 2: Tap the Add button > Upload.

step 3: Now go to Photos and Videos.

step 4: Select the photos you want to transfer and then press Upload.

Step 5: On your Android phone, open Google Drive and log in to your Google Account.

Step 6: Find and select the images you uploaded.

Step 7: Tap the Menu button that appears in the top-right corner of the app.

Step 8: Tap on Download button.

using icloud

step 1: Sync all photos and videos on your iPhone with your iCloud account. To do this follow this thread: Settings app > Photos > iCloud Photos > Toggle off the iCloud Photos option.

step 2: On your Android phone, open the Google Chrome web browser.

step 3: Go to and log in to your account.

step 4: Go to the Photos section and tap on the Select All option.

Step 5: Tap on the three dots that appear in the lower right corner of the screen.

Step 6: Then tap on Download.

using google photos

step 1: Download Google Photos to your iPhone and log in to your Google Account.

step 2: Now, Google Photos will ask you if you want to sync photos in high-quality during set-up. Confirm option.

step 3: On your Android smartphone, open Google Photos and log in to your account. You will see all your photos and videos there.

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