Transfer Photos from iPhone to External Hard Drive [4 Ways]

Updated by Myra on 2024/01/30

how to transfer photos from iPhone to external hard drive

Once we exceed iCloud's 5GB free storage limit, our photos on iPhone cannot sync to iCloud. Thus, to keep our pictures safe and get more storage on iPhones, it is necessary to export iPhone photos to a hard drive. The hard drive is an ideal choice for photo backup with its advantages of large storage space, excellent read and write speed, and high portability.

  1. 00:21- Method 1: Export photos from iPhone to a hard drive with the Photos app( Windows 8 or Later)
  2. 01:21- Method 2: Copy iPhone photos from File Explorer (Windows)
  3. 02:16 - Method 3: Export photos from iPhone to a hard drive using EaseUS MobiMover (Windows & Mac)
  4. 02:50 - Method 4: Download photos from iCloud (Windows & Mac)