How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Windows 10


October 20, 2016 09:00 / Posted by Boey Wong

iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have been released for a while. They are welcome for many iOS users for its 12-megapixel camera with wide color capture for more vibrant, true-to-life colors. People love taking pictures with the phone to capture their beautiful moment and would like to keep a copy of these photos on their computers to save them safely and permanently. Most users will think of iTunes which is a default way to sync data to iPhone, iPad and iPod. But it’s not that easy to sync photos back to computer via iTunes. Don’t worry, this guide will show you how to transfer photos from iPhone to computer operating the newest OS – Windows 10 easily in three methods.

How to Transfer Pictures from iPhone to PC
iOS Transfer

The transfer iPhone to computer tool can transfer all the iPhone music to your computer, whether you are using Windows or Mac. You can manage it easily.

Free DownloadFree Download

Method 1: Transfer Pictures from iPhone to PC with FoneTrans

FoneTrans for iOS is a professional iPhone Photo Transfer software which is able to transfer files between computer/iTunes and iOS device, or among the iOS devices. You can also use it to import photos from iPhone to Mac as well. Besides photos, contacts, messages, books, videos, music, ringtones, and more can be copied and transferred too. Let’s see how it works.

Download the program with the above link accordingly. After the program is installed, it will automatically open and then connect your iPhone to your computer. After the software recognized your iPhone, you will see the below window.


On the left pane of the interface, you will see all the contents listed in a column including Media, Playlists, Photos, Books, Contacts, SMS and etc. Click Photos you will get all pictures stored on your iPhone. You can preview photos from different albums including Photo Library, Camera Roll, and so on before copying them to the computer. You have the options to Add, Export to, or Delete images through the interface.

View Photos

Method 2: Use Phone Companion App to Transfer iPhone Photos to PC

Phone Companion app is a new function added in Windows 10 which can help you copy photos from iPhone to Windows 10 in bulk directly. You can have a try and follow the steps.

Plug your iPhone into your Windows 10 PC using USB cable.

Go to the Start Menu on the PC to find the Phone Companion app and launch it. You will see the screen below, with some Microsoft apps and services and some information about your iPhone.

Navigate to Import photos and videos into the Photos app.

Then the Photos app of Windows 10 will open and popup a message asking you to import the found photos to your Pictures folder. Click Import to confirm. This is a perfect way if you just want to dump everything at once.

Phone Campanion

Method 3: Use File Explorer to Copy iPhone Photos to PC

Unlike Android phones, iPhone only allows you to access your photos through File Explorer. But you will find it incredibly easy to transfer photos from your iPhone to your computer with File Explorer.

Open File Explorer and find your iPhone listed under Devices and drives.

Click over your phone you will see the DCIM folder that stores all your photos.

You can drag and drop to move the pictures onto your PC from here without any hassle.

File Explorer
Home > Resource > How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Windows 10

Copyright © 2020 FoneLab Studio. All rights reserved.